Michael Kenny – E.P. Thompson – Last of the English Radicals?

Event Date: 8 May 2017 Keynes Library Birkbeck University of London 43 Gordon Square London WC1H 0PD The Centre for the Study of British Politics and Public Life presents: Professor Michael Kenny (QMUL) – E.P. Thompson – Last of the English Radicals?  The English radical lineage has been repeatedly invoked on the British left in recent years: as an antidote …

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E. P. Thompson’s The Making of the English Working Class: Its first half-century of ‘history from below’

Event Date: 24 January 2014 Room B01 Clore Management Centre Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: E. P. Thompson’s The Making of the English Working Class: Its first half-century of ‘history from below’ E. P. Thompson’s Making of the English Working Class, published in 1963, has been one of the …