From Here to There: The Staughton Lynd Reader
Grubacic, Andrej (ed.)Publisher: PM Press, Oakland, USA
Year Published: 2010
Resource Type: Book
Cx Number: CX11868
Abstract: This collection of unpublished talks and hard-to-find essays from legendary activist-historian Staughton Lynd blends themes that encourage the rejection of capitalist imperialism, while also seeking a transition to a newly organized world. The dynamic collection provides reminiscence and analysis of the 1960s and a vision of how historians might immerse themselves in popular movements while maintaining their obligation to tell the truth. A final group of presentations, entitled Possibilities, explores nonviolence, resistance to empire as a way of life, and what a working-class self-activity might mean in the 21st century.