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    Book Review: In the Heat of the Summer: The New York Riots of 1964 and The War on Crime by Michael W. Flamm

Book Review: In the Heat of the Summer: The New York Riots of 1964 and The War on Crime by Michael W. Flamm

In In the Heat of the Summer: The New York Riots of 1964 and The War on Crime, Michael […]

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    Book Review: Before and After Gender: Sexual Mythologies of Everyday Life by Marilyn Strathern

Book Review: Before and After Gender: Sexual Mythologies of Everyday Life by Marilyn Strathern

Written in the early 1970s by renowned anthropologist Marilyn Strathern, the manuscript for Before and After Gender: Sexual Mythologies […]

Book Review: Charlemagne by Johannes Fried

In Charlemagne, Johannes Fried offers a new account of the life of the Frankish king and emperor, one of the […]

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    Book Review: Duress: Imperial Durabilities in our Times by Ann Laura Stoler

Book Review: Duress: Imperial Durabilities in our Times by Ann Laura Stoler

How do colonial histories remain active forces shaping the conditions and most urgent issues of the present? In Duress: Imperial Durabilities […]

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    Book Review: Ice Bear: The Cultural History of an Arctic Icon by Michael Engelhard

Book Review: Ice Bear: The Cultural History of an Arctic Icon by Michael Engelhard

In Ice Bear: The Cultural History of an Arctic Icon, Michael Engelhard takes readers on an encyclopaedic journey through time and […]

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    Book Review: Samuel Richardson and the Theory of Tragedy: Clarissa’s Caesuras by J. A. Smith

Book Review: Samuel Richardson and the Theory of Tragedy: Clarissa’s Caesuras by J. A. Smith

In Samuel Richardson and the Theory of Tragedy: Clarissa’s Caesuras, J.A. Smith offers a new interpretation of this classic […]

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    LSE RB Feature Essay: The Centenary of the Russian Revolution by Geoffrey Swain

LSE RB Feature Essay: The Centenary of the Russian Revolution by Geoffrey Swain

2017 marks the centenary of the Russian Revolution, which served as the inspiration for the recent LSE Literary Festival […]

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    New Reading List: 10 Recommended Revolutionary Reads from #LSELitFest 2017

New Reading List: 10 Recommended Revolutionary Reads from #LSELitFest 2017

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Last month, LSE hosted its ninth annual Literary Festival. This year’s theme was […]

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    Book Review: A Persistent Revolution: History, Nationalism and Politics in Mexico since 1968 by Randal Sheppard

Book Review: A Persistent Revolution: History, Nationalism and Politics in Mexico since 1968 by Randal Sheppard

In A Persistent Revolution: History, Nationalism and Politics in Mexico since 1968, Randal Sheppard explores the major political transformations […]

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    Book Review: The Cabinet Office: 1916-2016 by Anthony Seldon with Jonathan Meakin

Book Review: The Cabinet Office: 1916-2016 by Anthony Seldon with Jonathan Meakin

The Cabinet Office: 1916-2016, authored by Anthony Seldon with Jonathan Meakin, offers a detailed history of the Cabinet Office […]

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    Book Review: Transnationalism, Diaspora and Migrants from the Former Yugoslavia in Britain by Gayle Munro

Book Review: Transnationalism, Diaspora and Migrants from the Former Yugoslavia in Britain by Gayle Munro

In Transnationalism, Diaspora and Migrants from the Former Yugoslavia in Britain, Gayle Munro offers an ethnographic account based on […]

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    LSE Lit Fest 2017 Book Review: Age of Anger: A History of the Present by Pankaj Mishra

LSE Lit Fest 2017 Book Review: Age of Anger: A History of the Present by Pankaj Mishra

How can we explain the apparent rise in hatred in societies around the world? In Age of Anger: A […]

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    LSE Lit Fest 2017 Book Review: Red Ellen: The Life of Ellen Wilkinson, Socialist, Feminist, Internationalist by Laura Beers

LSE Lit Fest 2017 Book Review: Red Ellen: The Life of Ellen Wilkinson, Socialist, Feminist, Internationalist by Laura Beers

In Red Ellen: The Life of Ellen Wilkinson, Socialist, Feminist, Internationalist, Laura Beers presents a dynamic account of the […]

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    LSE Lit Fest 2017: Curator Victoria Broackes introduces 5 Key Objects in V & A Exhibition, ‘You Say You Want a Revolution?: Records and Rebels 1966-1970’

LSE Lit Fest 2017: Curator Victoria Broackes introduces 5 Key Objects in V & A Exhibition, ‘You Say You Want a Revolution?: Records and Rebels 1966-1970’

Image Credit: The Beatles Illustrated Lyrics, ‘Revolution’ 1968 by Alan Aldridge © Iconic Images, Alan Aldridge
You Say You Want […]

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    LSE Lit Fest 2017 Book Review: The French Revolution: From Enlightenment to Tyranny by Ian Davidson

LSE Lit Fest 2017 Book Review: The French Revolution: From Enlightenment to Tyranny by Ian Davidson

In The French Revolution: From Enlightenment to Tyranny, Ian Davidson offers a new examination of the diverse factors that […]

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