The People’s History Museum is offering a historical context to the current turbulence within the Labour Party, with a new intervention that examines past and present tensions, through artefacts from the museum’s collection and Labour Party archives.  It includes Nye Bevan’s resignation letter...

Saturday 1 October, 2016
VENUE
Rich Mix Arts Centre, Shoreditch
EVENT TYPE
seminar

Presented by Soundings Journal and Philosophy Football.
Part of a day of activities at the Rich Mix Arts Centre in Shoreditch, Saturday 1st October,  to mark both the 80th anniversary of Cable Street and the formation of the International Brigades. 

The Soundings seminar...

Monday 3 October, 2016
SPEAKERS INCLUDE
EVENT TYPE
book launch

Join 2012 Eccles British Library Writer in Residence, Sheila Rowbotham

Rebel Crossings: New Women, Free Lovers and Radicals in Britain and the United States, a group biography written by Sheila Rowbotham, transports readers into the late-nineteenth century, an era when liberalism,...

Friday 21 October, 2016
EVENT TYPE
exhibition

From the Lawrence & Wishart archive: Drawings by Felicia Browne (1936).

Felicia Browne was a renowned sculptor and artist, and became aligned with the left after witnessing the rise of Nazism while training as a sculptor in Germany in the...

Saturday 12 November, 2016
EVENT TYPE
conference

The First World War led, temporarily at least, to shifts in the lives and expectations of women on the Home Front. Whilst there has been much attention given to women who worked during the conflict, the majority of women who remained in the domestic sphere, have received less attention, although...