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Guide to the Cycles of Struggle: Genealogies of the Local Left records, 2005

Summary

The Cycles of Struggle: Genealogies of the Local Left conference was held at Duke University on November 11-12, 2005 with the purpose to "revisit the history of political organizing at Duke, in Durham, and in North Carolina… bringing to light the memory of this rich local history [to] inspire those already involved today in various forms of activism and those who might become involved in the future." Collection includes postcards, pamphlets, flyers, publications, comic strips, statement of purpose, and conference schedule. Collection includes postcards, pamphlets, flyers, publications, comic strips, statement of purpose, and conference schedule.

Collection Details

Record Group
UA.26.03.0005
Title
Cycles of Struggle: Genealogies of the Local Left records
Date
2005
Extent
0.25 Linear Feet, 15 Items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Material in English

Collection Overview

Collection includes postcards, pamphlets, flyers, publications, comic strips, statement of purpose, and conference schedule for the Cycles of Struggle: Genealogies of the Local Left conference held at Duke University, Nov. 11-12, 2005.

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Copyright for Official University records is held by Duke University; all other copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

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How to Cite

[Identification of item], Cycles of Struggle: Genealogies of the Local Left Records, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Statement of Purpose and Program, 2005 Nov.
Box 1
Folder 1
Publicity, 2005
Box 1
Folder 2
"Labor Notes," 2005 Nov.
Box 1
Folder 3
"Against the Current 119: Will Labor Act?," 2005 Nov./Dec.
Box 1
Folder 4
"This Modern World," by Tom Tomorrow, 2005
Box 1
Folder 5
 

Historical Note

Biographical/Historical note

The Cycles of Struggle: Genealogies of the Local Left conference was held at Duke University on November 11-12, 2005 with the purpose to "revisit the history of political organizing at Duke, in Durham, and in North Carolina… bringing to light the memory of this rich local history [to] inspire those already involved today in various forms of activism and those who might become involved in the future." Speakers at the conference include Glenda Gilmore, Robert Korstad, Christina Greene, Vivian McCoy, Devin Fergus, Rev. John Mendez, Sally Bermanzohn, Bob Hall, Karen Brodkin, and Mab Segrest.

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  • Perspectives on Marxism and Society program. (University Archives, Duke University.)


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Provenance

The Cycles of Struggle: Genealogies of the Local Left records were received by the University Archives as a transfer in 2005.

Processing Information

Processed by Sherrie Bowser, December 2006

Encoded by Sherrie Bowser, January 2007

Accession UA2005-0085 is described in this finding aid.