Gužvica Stefan

Stefan Gužvica is a historian and a doctoral student at the University of Regensburg. He deals primarily with the political and intellectual history of communism, with a particular focus on the history of communist parties, the Third International, the relationship of Marxism towards the national and peasant questions, and the theories of uneven and combined development. He is currently finishing a dissertation titled „Sickle Without a Hammer: Revolution and Nation-Building in the Balkans, 1900s–1930s,“ under the supervision of professor Ulf Brunnbauer. He is the author of Before Tito: The Communist Party of Yugoslavia during the Great Purge (1936-1940) (Tallinn: Tallinn University Press, 2020). The book is an extended version of his MA thesis, defended at the Central European University in Budapest in 2018.