Call for Papers
‘From Civil Rights to the Bailout: Social movements, workers agitation, and left-wing activism in Ireland, 1968-2010’
Irish Centre for Histories of Labour and Class
19-20 June 2015
Welcome to H-Socialisms, the H-Net network for the international scholars network "History of Societies and Socialisms" (HOSAS). HOSAS was launched in 2009 to advance and connect fresh approaches to the study of socialism in history.
Summer School on Late Socialism (1956-85): The Forgotten Years between Stalinism and Perestroika
24-31 July, 2015
The controversies and legacy of the last three decades of the Soviet Union prior to perestroika have not rendered a simple overarching theory.
Bernard LaFayette Jr., Kathryn Lee Johnson. In Peace and Freedom: My Journey in Selma. Louisville: University Press of Kentucky, 2013. 240 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-4386-6.
Reviewed by Timothy Brown Published on H-Socialisms (March, 2015) Commissioned by Gary Roth
Youth and Mobilization: Creating Change, One Body at a Time
James Grehan. Twilight of the Saints: Everyday Religion in Ottoman Syria and Palestine. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. 360 pp. $74.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-937303-1.
Reviewed by Bassam Abed (New York University) Published on H-Socialisms (March, 2015) Commissioned by Gary Roth
Religion in Syria and Palestine
I am attaching some information about a new film from Women Make Movies that might be of interest to you:
FEMINISM INSHALLAH: A History of Arab Feminism http://www.wmm.com/filmcatalog/pages/c890.shtml