[Marxism] marxist biographies

Louis Proyect lnp3 at panix.com
Thu Sep 10 14:44:44 MDT 2009


Mark Lause wrote:
> The responses on this thread have so far centered on iconography.   I
> wonder what this tells us about the extent to which bits of Marxism
> wind up subsumed back into the "great man" assumptions about history.
> 

A couple of the Cliff Conner books were about obscure figures. Although 
they don't quite qualify as biographies, the oral histories gathered by 
people like Paul Buhle shy away from "great man" assumptions.




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