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Marxism and the English Revolution

20 April 2018

(I have just received Chris Thompson’s email regarding my article Norah Carlin, The Socialist Workers Party and the First English Revolution posted on the 15th April. At this...

Norah Carlin, The Socialist Workers Party and the First English Revolution.

15 April 2018

Abstract.In 1980 Norah Carlin, historian and member of the Socialist Workers Party (SWP) published her essay Marxism and the English Civil War[1]. In 1983 she released a second called...

Swedenborg Society: In Conversation & Book Launch TheaurauJohn Tany, English Radicalism and Swedenborgians Ariel Hessayon in conversation with John Rees

29 March 2018

Swedenborg Society: In Conversation & Book Launch TheaurauJohn Tany, English Radicalism and Swedenborgians Ariel Hessayon in conversation with John ReesIn collaboration with Goldsmiths,...

Claire Canary’s Review of Thomas Alcock: A Biographical Account by Susan Margaret Cooper

15 March 2018

Of course, it’s something of an irony that a debauchee who took sexual promiscuity to new levels employed somebody called Alcock. This fact was nicely pointed out in the play...