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The International Newsletter of Communist Studies


Der Internationale Newsletter der Kommunismusforschung
La newsletter internationale des recherches sur le communisme
Международный бюллетень исторических исследований коммунизма онлайн


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The International Newsletter of Communist Studies Online XVI (2010), no 23 (ISSN 1862-698X)

Der Internationale Newsletter der Kommunismusforschung Online
La Newsletter Internationale des études sur le communisme online
La Newsletter Internacional de Estudios sobre el Comunismo
A Newsletter Internacional de Estudos sobre o Comunismo
Международный бюллетень исторических исследований коммунизма онлайн 

 

I. The Newsletter of the Newsletters: Communist Studies Newsletters – New issues/ Selected Items.

• Communist History Network Newsletter • Estudos sobre o Comunismo • H-HOAC • London Socialist Historians Group Newsletter • Aktuelles aus der DDR-Forschung .... 8

II. News on Archives, Holdings and Institutions.

• New Declassifications in Russian Archives 2009. • News on Journals. • Berlin: Archiv der Internationalen Brigaden im Bundesarchiv einsehbar. • St. Petersburg: Autobiography of Kirov’s Assassin Declassified. • Paris: Encounter with Nikita Petrov, Memorial. • The Assassination of Radek and Sokol’nikov: Document Published in France. • Pobeda 1941-1945. Russian Photo Archives on World War II. • Fundaçao Amílcar Cabral/ Fundação Mário Soares: Memory of the Tarrafal Concentration Camp in Cape Verde. • Recently Published in French Language: A Guide to the Comintern Archives. • Neue Online-Ausstellung würdigt politische Häftlinge des KZ Oranienburg. • Berlin: Verfilmung, Digitalisierung, Indexierung und Herausgabe von SMAD-Dokumenten. aus den Beständen des Russischen Staatsarchivs. • Copenhagen: The Workers’ Museum & The Labour Movement’s Library and Archive. • Moscow: Secret Katyn Documents Published on the Web. • Berlin: Biographical Article on Skoblevskii-Roze Published. • Journal Article on Archives in the Russian Province. • Nouvelles de Belgique .... 10

III. Research Projects and Dissertations – Work in Progress.

III.1 Individual Projects.

• Gleb J. Albert (Bielefeld, Germany): Representations and Practices of Revolutionary Internationalism in Early Soviet Society. 1917-1927. PhD Project .... 17
• Marcel Bois (Hamburg, Germany): Gegen Hitler und Stalin. Linksoppositionelle Kommunisten in der Weimarer Republik. Promotionsprojekt .... 25
• Lev Centrih (Ljubljana, Slovenia): Science, Philosophy and Ideology in Slovenia 1941-1945. PhD Project .... 30
• Magali Delaloye (Bern, Switzerland): Gender Relationships in Stalin’s Ruling Circle. Practices and Discourses (1928-1953). PhD Project .... 33
• Nikolas R. Dörr (Potsdam, Germany): “The Red Threat”. Eurocommunism in Italy as a Security Problem for the United States of America and the Federal Republic of Germany 1969-1980. PhD Project .... 35
• Ulrich Eumann, Jascha März (Cologne, Germany): Netzwerke des Widerstands in Köln 1933-1945. Forschungsprojekt .... 37
• Thorsten Pomian (Düsseldorf, Germany): Bäuerlicher Alltag im Zeichen von Nationalitätenpolitik, Kollektivierung und Terror. Die Deutschen in der Sowjetukraine 1924-1939. Dissertationsprojekt .... 42
• Jeannette Prochnow (Bielefeld, Germany): „…and then we said, man, that can’t all be over!“ An Ethnography of Communication of an East German Community of Remembrance. PhD Project .... 43
• José Hinojosa Durán: El PCE en Extremadura durante la IIa República y Guerra Civil .... 48

III.2 Collaborative Projects.

• Zentrum für Zeithistorische Forschung (Potsdam, Germany): SED-Geschichte zwischen Mauerbau und Mauerfall. Gesellschaftsgeschichte einer kommunistischen Staatspartei (Jens Gieseke) .... 49
• Institut für Zeitgeschichte (Munich-Berlin, Germany): SED-Geschichte zwischen Mauerbau und Mauerfall (Andreas Malycha) .... 51
• Germany and the Comintern (1919-1943). Deutschland und die Komintern. Ein Editionsprojekt im Rahmen der deutsch-russischen Historikerkommission .... 52
• Deutsch-russische Erschließung von Komintern-Archivbeständen ..... 53

IV. Materials and Studies.

IV.1 Biographical Materials and Studies.

• Endre Kiss (Budapest, Hungary): Zum Phänomen des Kryptokommunisten. Der Fall Gyula Ortutay .... 54
• Hernán Camarero (Buenos Aires, Argentina): Félix Weil y un libro pionero sobre la historia del movimiento obrero y las izquierdas en la Argentina .... 60

IV.2 Regional Materials and Studies

• Diego Ceruso (Buenos Aires, Argentina): El comunismo argentino y la organización sindical en el lugar de trabajo. Las comisiones internas en la construcción, los metalúrgicos y los textiles entre 1936 y 1943 .... 69
• Lazar S. Kheifets, Viktor L. Kheifets (Saint-Petersburg, Russian Federation): The Mexican Link in Spanish Communism. Michael Borodin’s mission to the Western Hemisphere in 1919-1920 and the creation of the Communist Party of Spain .... 79
• Turganbek Allaniyazov (Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan): Протестные движения в Средней Азии и Казахстане 1920-1930-х годов в оценках западной, советской и национальных (Россия, Казахстан, Узбекистан) историографий. Традиции и новации. (With German abstract) .... 89
• Romain Ducoulombier (Metz, France): De la minorité de guerre au premier communisme français. Construire l’histoire et les archives de la scission de Tours .... 97

IV.3 Institutional Studies

• Christian Booß (Berlin, Germany): Akteneiszeit für die KGB-Akten? .... 106
• Bernhard H. Bayerlein (Potsdam, Germany): Bauern und Arbeiter aller Länder, vereinigt Euch? Materialien zur Geschichte der Bauerninternationale und des Internationalen Bauernrats (IBR) .... 114

V. New Publications – Reports, Presentations and Reviews.

V.1 Reviews.


• Günter Benser; Michael Schneider (eds.): "Bewahren – Verbreiten – Aufklären". Archivare, Bibliothekare und Sammler der Quellen der deutschsprachigen Arbeiterbewegung, Bonn-Bad Godesberg, Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, 2009. 376 p. (Ingo Materna, Berlin) .... 127
• Robert Cohen: Exil der frechen Frauen. Roman, Berlin, Rotbuch, 2009. 623 p. (Christoph Kapp und Uwe Sonnenberg, Potsdam) .... 129
• Karin Kuckuk: Im Schatten der Revolution. Lotte Kornfeld. Biografie einer Vergessenen. 1896-1974. Mit einem Geleitwort von Hermann Weber, einem Beitrag von Peter Kuckuk und einem Briefroman Lotte Kornfelds, Bremen, Donat, 2009. 180 p. (Ottokar Luban, Berlin) ..... 131
• Horst Möller, Alexandr O. Tschubarjan, Jan Foitzik, Tatjana W. Zarewskaja-Djakina (eds.): SMAD-Handbuch. Die Sowjetische Militäradministration in Deutschland 1945-1949, München, Oldenbourg Wissenschaftsverlag, 2009. IX + 822 p.; Nikita V. Petrov, Jan Foitzik (eds.): Apparat NKVD-MGB v Germanii 1945-1953, Moskva, Meždunarodnyj Fond "Demokratija", 2009. 540 p. (Rossija. XX vek. Dokumenty). (Peer H. Lange, Thaining) …. 134
• Kenneth B. Moss: Jewish Renaissance in the Russian Revolution, Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press, 2009. X, 384 p. (Alexis Hofmeister, Cologne) .... 138
• Nirmal Ray: Rosa Luxemburg. A Revolutionary Socialist, vol. I, Kolkata, Little Publisher/Kalpana Sen, 2005. 263 p.; Nirmal Ray: Rosa Luxemburg. Life and Personality, [vol. II], Kolkata, Little Publisher/Kalpana Sen, 2007. 74 p. (Ottokar Luban, Berlin) .... 142
• Helmut Peters: Die Volksrepublik China. Aus dem Mittelalter zum Sozialismus. Auf der Suche nach der Furt, Essen, Neue-Impulse-Verlag, 2009. 580 p. (Sobhanlal Datta Gupta, Calcutta) .... 145
• Stephen A. Smith: Revolution and the People in Russia and China. A Comparative History, Cambridge e.a., Cambridge University Press, 2008. VIII + 249 p. (Sobhanlal Datta Gupta, Calcutta) .... 147
• Pavel Žáček, Bernd Faulenbach, Ulrich Mählert (eds.): Die Tschechoslowakei 1945/48 bis 1989. Studien zu kommunistischer Herrschaft und Repression, Leipzig, Leipziger Universitätsverlag, 2008. 239 p. (Štěpán Steiger, Prague) ....149

V.2 Presentations and Announcements.

• Vadim V. Damier: Anarcho-Syndicalism in the 20th Century. Translated from Russian by Malcolm Archibald, Edmonton, Black Cat Press, 2009. VI, 233 p. .... 152
• Stefan Karner, Barbara Stelzl-Marx (eds.): Stalins letzte Opfer. Verschleppte und erschossene Österreicher in Moskau 1950-1953. Unter Mitartbeit von Daniela Almer, Wien-München, Böhlau, Oldenbourg, 2009. 676 p. (Kriegsfolgen-Forschung. 5). .... 153
• Sobhanlal Datta Gupta (ed.): The Ryutin Platform. Stalin and the Crisis of Proletarian Dictatorship. Platform of the “Union of Marxists-Leninists”. Translated by Pranab Ghosh and Susmita Bhattacharya from the original Russian, Kolkata, Seribaan, 2010. 152 p. .... 153
• Sonia Combe (ed.), in cooperation with Paul Gradvohl, Charles Kecskeméti, Antoine Marès and Jean-Charles Szurek: Archives et histoire dans les sociétés post-communistes, Paris, La Découverte, 2009. 332 p. (Collection Recherches). .... 155
• Łukasz Kamiński, Krzysztof Persak, Jens Gieseke (eds.): Handbuch der kommunistischen Geheimdienste in Osteuropa 1944-1991, Göttingen, Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2008. 420 p. (Wissenschaftliche Reihe der BStU. 33). .... 156
• John Earl Haynes, Harvey Klehr, Alexander Vassiliev: Spies. The Rise and Fall of the KGB in America, New Haven, Yale University Press, 2009. LIII, 650 p. .... 156
• Peter Huber, Ralph Hug (eds.): Die Schweizer Spanienfreiwilligen. Biografisches Handbuch, Zürich, Rotpunktverlag, 2009. 478 p. .... 157
• Alexander Rabinowitch: Die Sowjetmacht. Das erste Jahr, Essen, Mehring Verlag, 2010. 677 p. .... 158
• Grigorij Grigorov: Povoroty sud'by i proizvol. Vospominanija. 1905-1927 gody, Moskva, OGI, 2005. 536 p. (Častnyj archiv); Grigorij Grigorov: Povoroty sud’by I proizvol. Vospominanija. 1927-1972, [Akko, Israel], s.p., [2008]. 682 p. .... 159
• David Lee McMullen: Strike! The Radical Insurrections of Ellen Dawson. Foreword by Richard Greenwald and Timothy Minchin, Gainesville, University Press of Florida, 2010. 264 p. .... 160
• Xavier Botterman: Histoire du mouvement communiste à Verviers. 1919-1940. Avant-propos de Milou Rikir, Bruxelles, CARCOB, 2009. 193 p. (Travaux historiques. 3). .... 161
• Manuel Bueno Lluch, Sergio Gálvez Biesca (eds.): Nosotros los comunistas. Memoria, identidad e historia social, Madrid-Sevilla, Fundación de Investigaciones Marxistas, Atrapasueños, 2009. 457 p. (FIM historia). .... 162

V.3 Books Sent in for Review .... 164

VI. Meetings and Conferences Concerning Communist Studies 2008-2010.


• Past Meetings 2009 .... 166
• Forthcoming Meetings 2010-2011 .... 169
• Reports and Calls for Papers .... 172

VII. The International Bibliography of Communist Studies. Issue 2009 .... 175

VIII. Periodicals/ Serials on Communist Studies.

VIII.1 The International Bibliography of Journal Articles on Communist Studies. Issue 2009 .... 208

VIII.2 Directory of Periodicals on Communist Studies and Connected Areas: Conventional and Online Journals, Newsletters and Bulletins .... 262

IX. Internet Resources. Websites Relevant for Communist Studies .... 271

X. Communism in Culture, Art and Media.


• In the Name of Stalin: Russian Radio Programme on Stalinism. • Exhibitions on the History of Communism, 2009-2010. • Exhibition "Això és la guerra!": Robert Capa, Gerda Taro and the "Mexican Suitcase". • “Miss Mend”: Mezhrabpom Film Reissued on DVD. • DVD: ...nicht der Rede wert? Die Ermordung der Lehrerin Bian Zhonggyun am Beginn der Kulturrevolution. • The History Film Festival of Pessac • Spanien: Pedro Almodóvar Video ¡Contra la Impunidad! .... 278

XI. Discussions, Debates, Historical Controversies.

• Ralph Hug (St. Gallen, Switzerland): Schweizer Spanienfreiwillige voll rehabilitiert .... 286
• Soviet History in Debate: Power and History in Russia 2009 .... 287

XII. Miscellanea.

• In memoriam Marianna Borisovna Korčagina (1951-2010) .... 289
• In memoriam Ryszard Nazarewicz (1921-2008) (Werner Röhr, Berlin) .... 289
• In memoriam Robert V. Daniels (1926-2010) .... 290
• In memoriam Richard Stites (1931-2010) .... 290
• Clara Zetkin's reception and influence in British politics (1886-1933) – Call for Help (John S. Partington) .... 291
• Workers’ and Soldiers’ Club “3rd International” in Moscow 1917 – Call for Help (Gleb J. Albert) .... 291
• Where Have They Gone….? Searching for Helios Gómez’ Lost Originals (Ursula Tjaden) .... 292
• Errata .... 295

List of Authors .... 296