Papers of Richard Kuper [International Socialism Group / Socialist Workers Party]

Scope and Content

International Socialists committee papers, internal bulletins, discussion documents and circulars, etc., 1966-78; subject files, 1965-79; incomplete runs of 'Socialist Review', 1956-62, 'Labour Worker', 1964-7, and 'Socialist Worker', 1969-77; and other IS publications, [1967?]-1977.

Publications, circulars and ephemera, etc., re the LSE, 1966-1969; photocopies of Socialist Review Group minutes, (1950-1953); Workers' League publications, 1976-1978; journals and pamphlets produced by other organisations, 1965-1977.

Administrative / Biographical History

Richard Kuper joined the International Socialists in 1964. He was active in the London School of Economics (LSE) and Revolutionary Socialist Students Federation (RSSF) between 1966-69, and the Vietnam Solidarity Campaign (VSC) between 1967-69. He held positions on the editorial board of 'Socialist Worker' and 'International Socialist', and was elected to the National Committee of the IS in 1968.

Access Information

This collection is available to researchers by appointment at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick. See

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Custodial History

The collection was deposited with the Centre by Richard Kuper in 1984.