Antonio Gramsci was a leader of the Italian Communist Party in its revolutionary days, and spent all his last years bar a few weeks in
Mussolini’s fascist jails. The Prison Notebooks he wrote in jail have been quarried to justify many varieties of reformist or liberal politics.
A new booklet, out soon, discusses a major recent study on the Notebooks — Peter Thomas’s The Gramscian Moment — and argues that the Notebooks
were in fact a powerful contribution to the working-out of revolutionary working-class strategy in developed capitalist societies.
• Gramsci’s life and ideas: an introduction
• The philosophy of praxis, by Peter Thomas
• The Gramscian Moment: an interview with Peter Thomas
• The revolutionary socialist as democratic philosopher
• Anderson’s antinomies: a discussion of Perry Anderson’s analysis of the “antinomies” of Gramsci
• The other shore of Gramsci’s bridge: Gramsci and “post-Marxism”
• Gramsci and Trotsky
“Antonio Gramsci: working-class revolutionary“. Order now at pre-publication price. Cover price £4.
In advance: £3.50 post free for single copies £25 for ten copies £40 for 20 copies
Order online at http://www.workersliberty.org/gramscibook