Soviet Communes

A Socialist History Meeting held on Saturday 18th May 2019

A talk  by Dr Andy Willimott, author, Living the Revolution: Urban Communes and Soviet Socialism, 1917 – 1932

A Report of the Meeting from Duncan Bowie:

Andy gave a talk on his book: Living the Revolution: urban communes and soviet socialism 1917-1932. Read on ...

The Living Wage and the pursuit of a ‘Revolutionary Policy’

A Socialist History Society Public Meeting with Speaker Ian Bullock author of Under Siege The Independent Labour Party in Interwar Britain took place on Saturday 16th March

A Report of the Meeting from Duncan Bowie:

Ian gave a talk based on his recent book, Under Siege, which was a history of the Independent Labour Party between 1918 and 1940. Read on ...

Public Meeting – Art for All

British Socially Committed Art
from the 1930s to the Cold War

Saturday 26th January 2019

Author Christine Lindey spoke about her new book

David Morgan reports:

“Art for All” proved an inspiring talk in January

January can often be a quiet month but our first meeting of 2019 was exceptionally well attended with over 40 people joining us for an excellent talk by Christine Lindey, who is perhaps best known as a writer on art for the Morning Star. Read on ...