The Marx Memorial Library is home to an extensive collections of visual material including photographs, posters and banners on subjects such as the peace movement, anti-cuts demonstrations, campaigns for suffrage and revolutionary figures through history. These workshops give students the opportunity to view these materials first hand, encouraging debate on form, content, media and context
Our workshops can be tailored to your needs, and will particularly appeal to GCSE and A-Level Art, Art History, Photography and Media students. They can focus on
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This series of classes marks 100 years since Lenin's State and Revolution. Join us for an exploration of key texts at fortnightly sessions starting 7 Feb. Download flyer below.
Examining the revolution’s
- Impact in Britain, with a focus on the labour movement
- Cultural legacy, in particular the visual arts
- Global reach, from Europe to Latin America
Historians: Mary Davis; David Lane; Sarah Badcock
Art Historian: Christine Lindey
International perspectives from: Slava Tetekin; Aleida Guevara; Teresita Vicente de Sotolongo; Vijay Prashad; Johanna Scheringer-Wright
The Marx Memorial Library is home to the most significant archives on the Spanish Civil War in the country. From leaflets promoting aid for Spain campaigns and letters from International Brigaders to vivid posters and banners and original photographs taken at the front line, this collection truly brings history to life.
Our workshops can be tailored to your needs, and will particularly appeal to GCSE History, Politics, Art, Spanish and Citizenship students. They can focus on