Approaching the Revolutionary Left

This was Session III of the “Dissenting Traditions” conference to Address the Intellectual and Political Interests of Canada Research Chair, Bryan D. Palmer at Trent University, 23-24 October 2015.

Moderated by Peter Campbell. Presentations by:
Paul LeBlanc (La Roche College): “Activist Vanguards and Social Struggles in the United States”
James Barrett (Univ of Illinois): “What Went Wrong? The Case of the Communist Party, USA”
Michael Goldfield (Wayne State Univ): “Steelworkers and Communists: Successes and Failures in the United States and Canada”
Ernie Tate (Toronto): “Memoir as Working-Class Radical History”

This conference was funded and supported by the Canada Research Chairs Program and Trent University's School for the Study of Canada.

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