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new publication: The Red International of Labour Unions (RILU) 1920 – 1937 by Reiner Tosstorff

First published in German as Profintern: Die Rote Gewerkschaftsinternationale 1920-1937 by Ferdinand Schöningh, Paderborn, in 2004, this book is now available in an English translation by Ben Fowkes in Brill’s Historical Materialism book series, further details can be found here

new book on Gramsci published

please use the link for details of a new collection on Gramsci edited by Mark McNally (also includes details of special offer) Antonio Gramsci

New publication: The Transnational World of the Cominternians

The Transnational World of the Cominternians Brigitte Studer Hardcover 9781137510280 £60.00 / $90.00 Ebooks available The ‘Cominternians’ who staffed the Communist International in Moscow from its establishment in 1919 to its dissolution in 1943 led transnational lives and formed a cosmopolitan but closed and privileged world. Full of sympathy, eager to learn, hopeful of emulating […]

New book published about Soviet Policy in the Spanish Civil War

Just published in Spanish is the new book of Josep Puigsech Farras FALSA LEYENDA DEL KREMLIN  (“The False Legend about the Kremlin: the Consulate and the USSR in the Spanish Civil War”). Further details can be found here

New publication: Itinerary of a Long-Distance Internationalist (free e-book)

From Coldwar Communism to the Global Emancipatory Movement: Itinerary of a Long-Distance Internationalist   Peter Waterman   Formats: Epub, PDF/1.8 MB/Published: 11.2014/Price: Free!!! Access here   PART 1 (1936-69): LIVING AN OLD RED INTERNATIONALISM   Britain, 1936-55: Growing up Jewish, Middle-Class, Communist and Internationalist Czechoslovakia 1955-58: From Agitator to Agent Intermezzo 1958-66: Meeting the Actually-Existing Working […]

New publication: Doctor Who and the Communist

Doctor Who and the Communist ; the television career  of Malcolm Hulke by Michael Herbert has been published by Five Leaves Press. This   publication was mentioned this  week by actor Paul McGann who played the Doctor in a film in 1996.  He tweeted “‘@MJHerbert has nicked the title I wanted for my memoir.” Malcolm […]

New publication: C.L.R. James in Imperial Britain

  C.L.R. James in Imperial Britain Christian Høgsbjerg “Christian Høgsbjerg’s book is going to make a very significant impact on the community of C. L. R. James scholars and beyond. Høgsbjerg has thoroughly combed the key archival sources to generate a comprehensive, lively, and insightful portrait of James’s intellectual and political life during his first […]