From “Yellow Ticket” to “Bourgeois Evil”, Prostitution in Tsarist and Soviet Russia 1900-1930

Wednesday 3rd October 2018 19:00
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London, WC1R 4RL

This talk by Dr Siobhán Hearne is fifth in the series Prostitution, Pimping and Trafficking, curated by Deborah Lavin.
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Prostitution flourished in Russia amidst the social, political and economic turbulence of the early twentieth century.

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Rebellious Writing: Marginalised Edwardians and the Struggle for Symbolic Power

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Edited by Lauren O’ Hagan, Cardiff University

This volume will explore ‘ordinary writing’ – that is, ‘writing that is typically unseen or ignored and is primarily defined by its status as discardable’ – as an important new way in which to approach the power and identity of marginalised groups in Edwardian Britain (1901-1914). Read on ...

Political Victims of the Nazis

Socialist History Society Public Meeting
Saturday 22nd September 2018 2.00pm

Speaker:
Merilyn Moos
Chair of the London Retired Members branch of the University and College Union (UCU).
She is author of “Breaking the Silence, Voices of the British Children of Refugees from Nazism“, “Beaten But Not Defeated, Siegfried Moos – A German anti-Nazi who settled in Britain“, and a novel “The Language of Silence“. Read on ...