Category Research – requests for assistance

Contributors sought for new Comintern biographical dictionary

Massimo Repetto of the Archivio Biografico del Movimento Operaio is seeking contributors to provide short (max 10.000 characters) biographies of British participants in the first four congresses of the Comintern.  Details of the project are provided below and prospective contributors are invited to contact Lynette Cawthra ( who is helping to collate the entries and can […]

Request for information: Malcolm A Hulke

Michael Herbert would be glad to hear of any information regarding Malcolm A Hulke (1924-79) who wrote  for British television  in the 1950s – 1970s ( including Crossroads and Dr Who), was  active in Unity Theatre in the early 60s, was a member of the CPGB some time in the 1950s-60s and wrote a pamphlet called Here Is Drama. […]

Rosa Luxemburg’s Complete Works – translators sought

The project to issue The Complete Works of Rosa Luxemburg, being issued in 14 volumes by Verso Books, is looking for competent German-language (as well as Polish) translators who have experience with texts in the Marxist tradition (especially in political economy and philosophy), to work on forthcoming volumes of the series. The project is issue […]