Victor Seidler papers

Scope and Content

Papers relating to social and political issues: Chile and the 1973 coup 1973-1977; Latin America, excluding Chile 1960-2002; Africa 1959-1993; Northern Ireland 1974-1980; Europe 1967-1996; Feminism and gender issues 1971-1997; LGBT issues 1950s-1978; Communism 1958-1980; Anarchism 1971-1973; race and racism 1968-1985; media 1970-1975; Marxism/Socialism c 1951-1997; education 1971-1992; Big Flame, strikes and labour 1968-1995; psychology, therapy and mental health 1964-1974; general publications and printed material 1957-2004; Solidarity publications 1968-1989; general MS and typed material. Big Flame material was not always clearly identified as such by the creating organisation.

Administrative / Biographical History

Victor Jeleniewski Seidler is emeritus professor in the Department of Sociology, at Goldsmiths, University of London. His research interests include Social theory and philosophy; Marxism and critical theory; moral theory; masculinity and sexual politics and he has written on social theory, ethics and gender, particularly in relation to men and masculinities.


Generally chronological within series, no original order discernible

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