Advancing into the Archives Workshop: Liverpool Records Office, 9 March 2015.

Second-year undergraduates from the University of Manchester and Liverpool John Moores University were invited to go digging in the archives on Monday, as part of a new workshop designed to introduce students to conducting original research for their final-year dissertations. ‘Advancing into the Archives’ was a one-day event held at Liverpool Records Office, giving practical Continue Reading

Che in Africa

‘This is a story of failure.’ These words have become almost a cliché in describing the adventures and misadventures of Ernesto ‘Che’ Guevara and the 130 Cuban guerrillas who, from April to November 1965, trained and fought alongside the leftist rebels in the Congo. Before the publication of his ‘Reminiscences from the Revolutionary War’, thirty Continue Reading