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British Library one-day conference: Must Britain Travel the Moscow Road?

Must Britain Travel the Moscow Road? Mon 10 Jul 2017, 09:30 – 16:30 Book now Tel: +44 (0)1937 546546 Email: boxoffice@bl.uk Full Price: £20.00 Member: £14.00 Under 18: £14.00 Other concessions available The British Left and the Russian Revolution What did H G Wells and Sylvia Pankhurst find on their visits to the first Communist […]

International Conference: Wars of Position: Marxism and Civil Society, Manchester, 8-10 June 2017

International Conference Wars of Position: Marxism and Civil Society 8-10th June 2017 People’s History Museum, Manchester, UK   Key-note speakers: Jodi Dean, Neil Faulkner, Kevin Morgan   This international conference brings together: analysis of the theory and practice of twentieth-century Marxist parties in relation to civil society; analysis of contemporary Left formations’ approaches to civil […]

London book launch: A Political Family: The Kuczynskis, Fascism, Espionage and the Cold War

Book Launch and celebration  A Political Family: The Kuczynskis, Fascism, Espionage and the Cold War Venue: Marx Memorial Library, 37A Clerkenwell Green, London  EC1R 0DU (250m from Farringdon mainline and Underground station) Saturday 15 July, 2.00 – 5.00 pm John Green, the author, will be introducing his book. Charmian Brinson, Merilyn Moos and members of […]

‘Social Histories of the Russian revolution’, series of talks, Birkbeck College, London, Oct 2016- Nov 2017

SOCIAL HISTORIES OF THE RUSSIAN REVOLUTION A year-long series of monthly discussion meetings, timed to take place during the run-up to the centenary of Russia’s revolutions of 1917. Venue: Birkbeck, University of London Full programme and further information:  https://socialhistories1917.wordpress.com/ Each discussion will be opened by historians, scholars working in academia who have spent many years studying […]

London seminar: The Old and the New Left: James Klugmann and E. P. Thompson

Political Studies Association Labour Movements Group Seminar   The Old and the New Left: James Klugmann and E. P. Thompson   Queen Mary College, London France House Seminar Room Wednesday 9 March 2016, 2.00 – 5.00 pm   The Labour Movements Group is pleased to host a discussion of two recent books* on important figures […]

Territoires et militants communistes: 2015-16 seminar programme details

Territoires et militants communistes : approches plurielles et comparées Centre d’histoire sociale du XXe siècle (CNRS UMR 8058/Université Paris 1) Organisé par Bernard Pudal, Claude Pennetier, Isabelle Gouarné et Paul Boulland Séminaire de recherche 2015-2016 Territoires et militants communistes : approches plurielles et comparées 9, rue Malher 75004 (métro Saint-Paul). Bibliothèque Jean Maitron, (6 e […]

Brussels exhibition: Noirs dessins du communisme – Caricature et dessin politique dans la presse communiste du XXe siècle

Noirs dessins du communisme – Caricature et dessin politique dans la presse communiste du XXe siècle Exposition à l’Université Libre de Bruxelles Noirs dessins du communismeCaricature et dessin politique dans la presse communiste du XXe siècle Salle Allende – ULB – Campus du Solbosch – IxellesDu 13 mars au 4 avril 2015Vernissage le 12 mars […]