Stalin’s involvement in the Spanish Civil War (59.15)

Hello everyone,

We are delight to have Dr Daniel Kowalsky give a guest lecture on
Stalin’s involvement in the Spanish Civil War in the Siobhán Mac Kenna
@ 7pm Wednesday 24/03/2010.

Dr Kowalsky is a specialist in 20th-century Spain and interwar
diplomatic history, Dr Kowalsky thesis focused on Soviet involvement
in the Spanish Civil War, and was awarded the American Historical
Association’s Gutenberg-e Prize in 2001. The revised manuscript was
recently published on both sides of the Atlantic: with Columbia
University Press, and Editorial Crítica. He has published an anthology
of new research on the Spanish Civil War for St. James Press and has
begun researching and writing on fringe cinema during the democratic
transition in Spain. In addition, Dr Kowalsky is the series editor for
the Soviet volumes on British documents on foreign affairs. He is
preparing a short volume entitled Decree and power, an expansion of
his earlier work on Soviet intervention in the Spanish Civil War. In
addition to his teaching and publication schedule, Dr Kowalsky is a
regular participant in research seminars at Paris IV/Sorbonne, the
Cañada Blanch Centre/London School of Economics, the Casa
Velazquez-Madrid, and the Society for Spanish and Portuguese
Historical Studies in the United States. As a guest speaker, he has
appeared at universities throughout Europe, North America, Africa and

Hope to see you there.
An Cumann Staire

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