Reference number
  • BAM
  • [1938]-2011
  • Collection
  • International Marxist Group pre-conference bulletins, 1973-76; internal discussion bulletins, and miscellaneous papers, 1973-74; Scottish International Marxist Group circulars and miscellaneous papers, 1970s.
    Pamphlets, discussion documents and journals of the International Marxist Group and other left-wing groups/organisations.
  • 9 boxes
Admin history
  • The papers described below originated with the International Marxist Group, which was a British Trotskyist revolutionary group established in 1965. After his involvement with the International Marxist Group, Chris Bambery continued to play an active role in British Trotskyism and has acted as the National Secretary of the Socialist Workers Party.
    Reference: John Callaghan, 'British Trotskyism: theory and practice' (Oxford: B. Blackwell, 1984).
Finding aids
  • Authority records exist for Chris Bambery (GB 0152 AAR1604), the International Group (GB 0152 AAR1581), the International Socialist Group (GB 0152 AAR1580), the International Marxist Group (GB 0152 AAR1628), the Socialist Workers Party (GB 0152 AAR 0723).
Access status
  • Open
Related Material
  • The Centre also holds further papers on the International Marxist Group (MSS.128) and the papers of E. A. Whelan (MSS.95). For more information on British Trotskyism see the Colin Barker: International Socialist papers (MSS.152), and Bob Purdie papers (MSS.149), also held at the Centre.
    Other papers from the International Marxist Group,1976-85 are held at London University: British Library of Political and Economic Science.