The history of the Portuguese Communist Party – PCP – can be explored from different perspectives. From the viewpoint of a communist militant, this study discusses some issues linked to the history of communism and its supporters’ political apprenticeship. Based on a series of conversations between a Portuguese communist and the author, historians of different generations, the article focuses on a life story, where autobiography, biography, episodes from the history of Socialism and the Communist Party are mixed and questioned.
|Number of pages||16|
|Journal||Twentieth Century Communism: A Journal of International History|
|Publication status||Published - 2019|
- militant lives
- Portuguese Communist Party
- Estado Novo
- Marxist consciousness