Full programme

Thursday 14 March, 2019: Revolutionary Protest in the Vietnam War Era. Alexandr Sedlmaier, University of Bangor. Basil Jellicoe community hall, St Joseph’s Flats, Drummond Crescent, London NW1 1LE. Sign up on Eventbrite here.

Thursday 25 April, 2019: The 1960s and Gay Liberation, Colin Wilson. Basil Jellicoe community hall, St Joseph’s Flats, Drummond Crescent, London NW1 1LE.

Thursday 16 May 2019: The Women’s Movement in the 1960s. Sue Bruley, University of Portsmouth.  

Thursday 30 May, 2019: Revolutionary Change in Egypt. Brecht de Smet, Ghent University. Venue TBC. More info.

Thursday 27 June, 2019: Socialism and Republicanism in Ireland in the 1960s-70s. Brian Hanley, University of EdinburghVenue TBC.

Tuesday 2 July, 2019: Robyn Spencer, Brooklyn College, City University of New York: From Harlem to Hanoi: Recovering Black Radical Anti-imperialism during the era of Global ‘68.  

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Past talks

 

Monday 17 September, 2018, 6.30pm: The Sixties and ‘the Long 1968’: Social Transformation and Revolutionary Conjuncture. Neil Davidson, University of Glasgow. Khalili Lecture Theatre, SOAS, University of London, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG. More info.

Tuesday 9 October, 2018, 6.30pm: The French Sixties and the Refusal of Work. Michael Seidman, University of North Carolina Wilmington. Marchmont Community Centre, 62 Marchmont Street, London WC1N 1AB. More info.

Tuesday 23 October, 2018, 6.30pm: Workers in the Cuban revolution. Steve Cushion, University of London. Marchmont Community Centre, 62 Marchmont Street, London WC1N 1AB. More info.

Tuesday 27 November, 2018: Revolution and Counter-Revolution in Iran, 1979. Torab Saleth, Revolutionary Socialist Tendency, interviewed by Simon Pirani. Marchmont Community Centre, 62 Marchmont Street, London WC1N 1ABMore info.

Thursday 13 December, 2018:“You’re not a worker, you’re a pair of hands.” The unofficial Leeds clothing strike of 1970. Liz Leicester, historian and trade union activist. The Daryll Forde Seminar Room, 2nd floor, Anthropology Building, University College London, 14 Taviton Street, London WC1H 0BW. More info.

Thursday 31 January, 2019: “She’s leaving home”: women’s sixties renaissance. Lynne Segal, Birkbeck, University of London. The Daryll Forde Seminar Room, 2nd floor, Anthropology Building, University College London, 14 Taviton Street, London WC1H 0BWMore info.

Thursday 28 February, 2019: China and the “cultural revolution”. Steve Smith, University of Oxford. Thursday 28 February 2019, 6.30pm. Khalili Lecture Theatre, SOAS University of London 10 Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG.

Enquiries to: thelong1960s[at]gmail.com

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