Blogpost guidelines

Updated: Second Blog Post Guidelines

For your second blog post, choose one of the following topics: 1) use the resources in the Marxist Internet Archive and Chapter 8 of the Freeze text to examine the development of Marxism in Russia before the revolution of 1905.  You should focus in particular on Lenin’s ideas about the kind of revolutionary organization needed…

First Blog Post Guidelines

  For your first blog post, please select a photograph from this online exhibit at the Library of Congress and analyze it in the context of social and economic change in late Imperial Russia.  A photograph such as this one, for example, might lead you to talk about the state’s industrialization campaign, and the role…