What’s New – 17th May 2021

17th May 2021

– Historical Materialism Volume 25 Issue 3 (2017)

– Join The Marxist Education Project and Pluto Press for a series of events featuring the authors, editors and contributors to Wildcat, the book series by Pluto Press which documents workers’ struggles across the world.

– The Critical University presents: The past and present of the Paris Commune, Saturday 15 May 12noon – 3.30pm

– New from Resistance Books: The Paris Commune – An ode to emancipation. Contributor: Daniel Bensaïd, Olivier Besancenot, Sandra Bloodworth, Judy Cox, Penelope Duggan, Mathilde Larrère, Michael Löwy, Kay Mann, Eric Toussaint.

– The Great Transition 2021 Online, May 20 to 23 2021

– Prometheus | A Journal for Socialism and Democracy

– New from Resistance Books: System Crash – An activist guide to making revolution. By Neil Faulkner, Phil Hearse, Nina Fortune, Rowan Fortune and Simon Hannah

– Irish Metabolic Rifts – Marx and Engels on Ireland Eamonn Slater

– Workers of the Empire, Unite: Radical and Popular Challenges to British Imperialism, 1910s-1960s Yann Béliard Neville Kirk

– The Early Communist Women’s Movement with Daria Dyakonova

– CLCWeb special issue on the New Faces of Authoritarianism (ed. M. Tomba) available now. All articles available as PDFs at:

– New reviews and an updated list of books for review recently published online in the Marx and Philosophy Review of Books

– New Books Network | Domenico Losurdo’s Nietzsche

– New book by Murray Smith, Jonah Butovsky and Josh Watterton Twilight Capitalism: Karl Marx and the Decay of the Profit System.

An article, adapted from Chapter 1 of the book, that was posted today on Counterpunch:

Fernwood’s web page for the book:

– Lukács: Praxis to the Absolute | Red May 2021