1917: Year of War and Revolution seminar in Canberra, 4 November

imagesThe Canberra group of the Australian Society for the Study of Labour History and the School of History at the Australian National University are holding a seminar at the ANU on 4 November. Aspects of the tumultous year 1917 will be considered, along with other topics.

Details are in the attached flyer. There is an informal dinner afterwards.

Mood music (I): the Peerless Quartet sings ‘I didn’t raise my boy to be a soldier’ (1915).

Mood music (II): The Internationale conducted by Toscanini (1944), a clip once banned in the United States.

22 October 2017