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Conference videos now on-line: ‘1917-2017 : Espoirs, utopies et héritages de la Révolution russe’, Brussels, 2-4 November 2017

Recordings of talks (in French and English) are now available here from the centenary conference at the Maison du Peuple de Saint-Gilles (Bruxelles) organised by the Centre des Archives du Communisme en Belgique, the Centre d’Histoire et de Sociologie des Gauches, the Formation Léon Lesoil et the Institut Marcel Liebman (see details of full programme in […]

Manchester workshop 18 December: “Under a Diverse Hammer and Sickle: Interlinkages between European and Iranian Communisms, 1917-1991”

This one-day workshop will explore the interlinkages and relationship between proponents of different variants of communism in Iran and Europe and the ways through which these variants have influenced the evolution of the Left in Iran during the period of existence of the Soviet Union, 1917-1991. This rationale is driven by the paucity of research […]

2017-18 seminar programme: Territoires et militants communistes : approches plurielles et comparées

Territoires et militants communistes : approches plurielles et comparées Séminaire de recherche Centre d’histoire sociale du XXe siècle (CNRS UMR 8058/Université Paris 1) Organisé par Paul Boulland, Isabelle Gouarné, Claude Pennetier et Bernard Pudal 9, rue Malher 75004 (métro Saint-Paul). Bibliothèque Jean Maitron, (6e étage) contact : Barbara Bonazzi (barbara.bonazzi@univ-paris1.fr) PROGRAMME 2017-2018 14 octobre 2017, […]

Brussels conference 2-4 November 2017: 1917-2017 : Espoirs, utopies et héritages de la Révolution russe

Colloque international du 2 au 4 novembre 2017 1917-2017 : Espoirs, utopies et héritages de la Révolution russe (Maison du Peuple de Saint-Gilles, 1060 Bruxelles)   Programme (Système de traduction simultanée prévu pour les exposés en Anglais)   Jeudi 2 novembre 2017 : Séance d’ouverture 16h : Accueil des participants 16h30 : Discours introductifs par Alexander Rabinowitch (Indiana University) : […]

London seminar 21 October: The Revolution is Dead, Long Live the Revolution

THE REVOLUTION IS DEAD, LONG LIVE THE REVOLUTION A Soundings Seminar in association with Philosophy Football ‘The revolution is dead, long live the revolution’ is the theme of this afternoon seminar for the centenary of October 1917. Organised by Soundings in association with Philosophy Football it aims to provide in the course of the afternoon three […]

Conference at the Institute for Black Atlantic Research 13-15 October: The Red and the Black – The Russian Revolution and the Black Atlantic

The Red and the Black – The Russian Revolution and the Black Atlantic 13-15 October, 2017, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK. Conference to be held at the Institute for Black Atlantic Research (IBAR), University of Central Lancashire, Preston, from Friday 13 October 2017 to Sunday 15 October 2017, to mark the centenary of the […]

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 […]