How did this prodigious journalist, Guggenheim fellow, and “the most promising literary talent of the Harlem Renaissance” just disappear, along with his literary masterpiece?
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East Anglia has a rich but often overlooked history of radicalism and this conference will introduce people to some aspects of this history and provide a focus for a renewed interest in Labour History.
The Working Class Movement Library is delighted to announce details of its third film mini-festival.
Registration is now open for the ‘British Communism and Commitment’ day-school to be held between 9.45 and 4.45 on 9th June 2016 in the Labour History Archive and Study Centre at the People’s History Museum, Manchester.
The aim of this one day conference at the University of Portsmouth is to historicize the women’s liberation movement within western society between c1968-1990
Friday 6 June 2014 10-4 pm Woods-Scawen Room, Warwick University Arts Centre A conference sponsored by Warwick UCU “Is it inevitable that the university will be reduced to the function of providing, with increasing authoritarian efficiency, pre-packed intellectual commodities which meet the requirements of management? Or can we by our […]
Book launch at Housmans Bookshop, N1, to celebrate Conscientious Objectors Day on 15th May 2014
Roundtable and exhibition, with social historian Juliet Gardiner on 21st May 2014
A discussion about the place of environment in history at 6.30 pm on Wednesday 28 May 2014
The Socialist History Society is hosting this seminar to assess Tony Benn’s contribution to British politics; speakers will look at the historical roots of his commitment to socialism; his record in and out of office; some of the key causes he championed; and his role as a populariser of history