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Saturday, July 4 • 11:30am - 1:00pm
The Spanish Civil War

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This talk will offer a description and explanation of the revolutionary response to the Spanish military's coup to overthrow the Spanish Second Republic in 1936. Special emphasis will be given to the debate over the role of the anarchist CNT in the revolution.

Recommended Books Available in the Haymarket Room:
War and Revolution in Catalonia, 1936-1939 by Pelai Pagès i Blanch
The CNT in the Spanish Revolution: Volume 3 by Jose Peirats

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Patrick Gallagher

Patrick Gallagher is an associate professor of Spanish at Kent State University and member of the ISO. He published with Brill/Historical Materialism and Haymarket a translation of Pelai Pages i Blanch's book, War and Revolution in Catalonia (2013), and is currently collecting, translating, and editing a volume of writing by Catalan Marxist, Andreu Nin, leader of the POUM who was assassinated by Stalin's agents in Spain, 1937.

Saturday July 4, 2015 11:30am - 1:00pm
Field A

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