Socialistisk Biblioteks Tidslinje med links til begivenheder og personer i 1868.
Se også Index over personer, organisationer/partier og værker (som bøger, malerier, mm.), steder, begivenheder, mv., der er omtalt på hele Tidslinjen, titler og indhold på emnelisterne osv.
Afro-amerikanske leder W(illiam) E(dward) B(urghardt) Du Bois fødes i Great Barrington, Mass., (dør 27.8.1963 i Accra, Ghana).
Medstifter af borgerretsbevægelsen NAACP, 12.2.1909, og anses for den pan-afrikanske bevægelses fader.
- Du Bois, William Edward Burghardt (Det Danske Fredsakademi: Freds- og sikkerhedspolitisk leksikon)
- NAACP History: W.E.B. Du Bois (NAACP)
- A Biographical Sketch of W.E.B. Du Bois. By Gerald C. Hynes (W.E.B. DuBois Learning Center)
- W. E. B. Du Bois (Wikipedia.org). Længere artikel med mange links, også til tekster af Du Bois.
- The Souls of Black Folk (Wikipedia.org)
- Black Reconstruction (Wikipedia.org)
- WEB Du Bois (Libcom.org). Books and articles online by Du Bois.
The legacy of Black Reconstruction. By Robert Greene II (Jacobin, 27 August 2018). “W.E.B. Du Bois’s Black Reconstruction in America thrust African Americans into the role of historical actors and showed that the black freedom struggle has always been one for radical democracy.”
“I lifted up mine eyes to Ghana”. By Keisha N. Blain (Jacobin, 27 August 2018). “W.E.B. Du Bois died on this day in 1963. Few figures were more influential in shaping the struggle against colonialism.”
W.E.B. Du Bois and black sovereignty (Verso, Blog, 1 September 2017). “Cedric Robinson’s contribution to the collection (1994) traces the evolution of W.E.B. Du Bois’ position on Liberia and his relations with the country’s Americo-Liberian elite.”
Negroes and the crisis of capitalism in the United States (1953). By W.E.B. Du Bois (Monthly Review, Vol.54, No.11, April 2003). “We are reprinting this essay in honor both of the hundredth anniversary of the publication of The Souls of Black Folks …”
Marxism and the Negro Problem. By W.E.B. Du Bois (Anti-imperialism.org 23/02/2017). “What follows is excerpted from WEB Du Bois’ [article], published in The Crisis, 1933.”
The African Roots of War. By W.E.B. Du Bois (Anti-imperialism.org, 25/06/2016). “First published in The Atlantic Monthly, 1915. Here edited for length and relevancy to the modern reader.”
When W. E. B. Du Bois was Un-American. By Andrew Lanham (Boston Review, January 13, 2017). “February 1951 [he] was indicted, arrested, and arraigned in federal court as an agent of the Soviet Union because he had circulated a petition protesting nuclear weapons.”
W.E.B. Du Bois: Revolutionary Across the Color Line. By Tony Phillips (Socialist Review, Issue 417, October 2016). Review of Bill V. Mullen’s book (Pluto Press, 2016, 192 p.). “This little books charts Du Bois’s journey from bourgeois reformer to socialist.” See also: Across the color line (Inside Higher Ed, October 12, 2016). Scott McLemee talks with Bill Mullen.
A new window on the radicalism of W. E. B. Du Bois. By Paul Heideman (International Socialist Review, Issue 100, Spring 2016). Review of Bill Mullen, UnAmerican: W. E. B. Du Bois and the Century of World Revolution (Temple University Press, 2015, 258 p.). “Mullen shows us how central revolutionary thought was to Du Bois’ entire intellectual trajectory in the twentieth century.”
W.E.B. Du Bois, black agency and the slaves’ Civil War. By Brian Kelly (International Socialist Review, Issue 100, Spring 2016). “Du Bois’s withering assault on this racist orthodoxy remains, eighty years later, the most intellectually courageous intervention in all of American historical writing.”
W.E.B. Du Bois: Black Reconstruction in America 1860–1880. Review by Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor (International Socialist Review, Issue 56, November–December 2007). “Black Reconstruction as a history of the contribution of Black slaves and Black freedmen in the shaping of their own destiny in the United States …”
Remembering W.E.B. Du Bois. By Bill Fletcher Jr. (Monthly Review, August 2003). “For us the work and life of Du Bois was particularly significant because of his commitment to the struggle against racist discrimination at home as well as against imperialism and colonialism abroad.”
W.E.B. Du Bois and his work. By William Gorman (Fourth International, Vol.11, No.3, May-June 1950). “As he approaches eighty-two, no higher tribute can be paid William Edward Burghardt Du Bois than that it is impossible to seriously consider the Negro in America without being confronted by his name at every turn.”Du Bois meeting with Mao Tse Tung in China, May, 1959. Source: http://www.library.umass.edu/spcoll/collections/galleries/dubois/MS0312-0741.jpg
“W.E.B. Du Bois: Borgerrettighedsbevægelsens grand old man”, af Astrid Nonbo Andersen. I: Amerikanske tænkere: 14 intellektuelle der ændrede USA. Red. Astrid Nonbo Andersen og Christian Olaf Christensen (Informations Forlag, 2016, s.256-279 + 344-346). Se uddrag af kapitlet (Information.dk, 6. juli 2016)
Tidslinjen 12. februar 1909 om den amerikanske borgerrettighedsorganisation National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP).
William Edward Burghardt, later known as W.E.B Du Bois played a prominent role in the fight for African-American right as cofounder of the NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People). Du Bois was also the first African-American to gain a doctorate and went on to becoming a professor at Atlanta University. (Source: FUSFOO: https://www.fusfoo.com/article/1904/Education-and-Work-WEB-Du-Bois.html. With biography)
Den russiske sociale forfatter og socialist Maksim Gorkij fødes i Nizjnij Novgorod [1932-1990: Gorkij] (Dør 18. juni 1936 i Moskva)
- Gorkij, Maksim (Leksikon.org)
- Maksim Gorkij (Denstoredanske.dk)
- Maxim Gorky (Spartacus Educational)
- Maxim Gorky (Wikipedia.org)
- Maxim Gorky – 1868-1936 (Marxists Internet Archive). Incl. Biography – Portrait by Anatol Lunacharsky – Library (political writings.
Maxim Gorky and the fellow travellers. By Cathy Porter (International Socialism, Issue 156, Autumn 2017, p.73-83). “Idolised as a writer, he became a figurehead for the Revolution. But his relationship with the new government was often a tense and difficult one, and he never joined the Party.”
Maxim Gorky: a playwright bitter about the state of society (Socialist Worker, Issue 2002, 27 May 2006). “A new production of the play Enemies leads Mike Haynes to look at the life of Russian writer Maxim Gorky.”
Recollections of Maxim Gorki (The New International, Vol.16, No.4, July-August 1950; online at Marxists Internet Archive). Pages from the Diary of Victor Serge (1945).
Eulogy for Maxim Gorky: A great proletarian humanist. By Georg Lukács (International Literature, No.8, August 1936; online at Marxists Internet Archive). “The last great writer of the European galaxy of realists is dead. And with him died the first great classic writer of Socialist realism.”