The Left Side of History: World War II and the Unfulfilled Promise of Communism in Eastern Europe
Kristen Ghodsee is Professor of Gender and Women's Studies at Bowdoin College and a former Guggenheim Fellow. She is the author of Lost in Transition: Ethnographies of Everyday Life after Communism, also published by Duke University Press.
A Communist by Any Other Name …
This chapter is a continuation of the conversation with Freeman Dyson and a discussion of his written works about World War II and Frank Thompson. It is also an examination of personal letters exchanged between Freeman Dyson and the labor historian Edward Palmer Thompson in 1979.