Václav Tomek

Václav Tomek, Ph.D.

Address: Jilská 1, Praha 1, 110 00

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Telephone: 221 183 595

1. Current position

Researcher fellow, Department for the Study of Modern Czech Philosophy, Institute of Philosophy, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic.

2. Area of specialization

Czech and European Anarchism in 19th and 20 th centuries.

3. Area of competence

Czech radical thought.

4. Education

Faculty of Philosophy of Charles University, Prague, 1964-1971

Pedagogical Faculty, České Budějovice, 1959-1963

5. Stipends, grants, stays abroad

2007 – 2011, Grant project from the Grant Agency of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic: "Anarchismus v proměnách 20. století. Osobnosti a myšlenky [Anarchism Through the Changes of 20th Century: Personalities and ideas]."

2001 – 2005, Grant project from the Grant Agency of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic: "Průvodce anarchismem. Myšlenky, proudy, osobnosti. [A Guide to Anarchism: Ideas, Currents, Personalities]."

1997 – 2000, Grant project from the Grant Agency of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic (Grantová agentura AS ČR): "Ideje a proměny českého anarchismu na přelomu 19. a 20. století [Ideas and Changes in Czech Anarchism at the End of the 19th and Beginning of the 20th Centuries]."

6. Publications

Der Anarchismus. Absicht und Tat /Václav Tomek. [Anarchism. Intention and Action] Vyd. 1. – V Praze: Manibus Propriis, 2016, vol. 29. 184 p. (In German).

"Anarchismus in Konfrontation mit der Realität / Václav Tomek, [Anarchism in Confrontation with Social Reality.]" In: Archiv für die Geschichte des Widerstandes und der Arbeit, Nr. 20, 2016, S. 379–422; ISBN 978-3-88663-420-0; ISSN 0936-1014. Fernwald: Germinal Verlag, 2016 - (Braunschädel, W.; Materna, J.), pp. 379-422.

Anarchismus v konfrontaci [Anarchism in Confrontation]. Praha, Manibus propriis, 2014, 104 p.

Anarchismus v proměnách 20. století. Vybrané osobnosti a ideje [Anarchism in the Changes of Twentieth Century]. Prague, 2012, 1444 p.

Žít a jednat v přirozenosti a svobodě! - Paul Goodman, [To Live and Act in Accordance with Nature and Freedom! Paul Goodman]. Prague, 2011, 180 p.

Anarchie jako setba pod sněhem - Colin Ward [Anarchy Like a Seed beneath the Snow: Colin Ward]. Prague, 2011, 304 p.

Za svobodu není náhrada - Rudolf Rocker [There is no Substitute for Freedom: Rudolf Rocker]. Prague, 2010, 300 p.

Odvahu ke svobodě! - Alexander Berkman [The Courage to Be Free! Alexander Berkman]. Prague, 2010, 260 p.

Svoboda je duší každého pokroku. - Emma Goldman [Liberty Is the Spirit of All Progress: Emma Goldman]. Prague, 2009. 200 p.

Kde je vůle, tam je cesta. - Gustav Landauer [Where There is a Will There is a Way: Gustav Landauer]. Prague, 2008. 264 p.

Změnit tento šílený svět! Murray Bookchin [Change this Crazy World! Murray Bookchin]. Prague, 2008. 236 p.

Průvodce anarchismem. Myšlenky - proudy – osobnosti [A Guide to Anarchism: Ideas, Currents, Personalities] (Co-authored with Ondřej Slačálek). Prague, 2006, 552 p.

Anarchismus: svoboda proti moci [Anarchism: Freedom against Authority] (co-authored with Ondřej Slačálek). Prague, 2006. 669 p.

O českém anarchismu. Česká anarchistická periodika 1880-1925 [On Czech Anarchism: Czech Anarchist Periodicals, 1880-1925]. Prague, 2003. 347 p.

Český anarchismus a jeho publicistika 1880-1925 [Czech Anarchism and its Journalism, 1880-1925]. Prague, 2002. 573 p.

Svoboda nebo autorita: ideje a proměny českého anarchismu na přelomu 19. a 20. století [Freedom or Authority: The Ideas and Transformations in Czech Anarchism at the Turn of 19th and 20th Centuries]. Prague, 2000. 349 p.

Ve jménu svobody : ideje a proměny českého anarchismu na přelomu 19. a 20. století [In the Name of Freedom: Ideas and Transformations in Czech Anarchism at the Turn of the 19th and 20th Centuries]. Prague: Manibus Propriis, 1999. 197 p.

Krví svého těla, dechem své duše. Karel Hlaváček [With the Blood of His Body, with the Breath of His Soul: Karel Hlaváček]. Ed. and afterword by V. Tomek. Prague, 1998. 216 p.

Žalmy Karel Hlaváček [Psalms: Karel Hlaváček]. Ed. and afterword by V. Tomek. Prague, 1998. 51 p.

Die Freiheit sehen wir in der Anarchie. Zum Manifest der tschechischen Anarchisten 1896 [We See Freedom in Anarchy: On the Manifesto of Czech Anarchists of 1896]. Vienna, 1998. 52 p.

Anarchie jako idea naprosté volnosti. Manifest anarchistů českých z roku 1896 [Anarchy as an Idea of Absolute Freedom: On the Manifesto of Czech Anarchists of 1896]. Prague, 1997. 91 p.

Český anarchismus 1890-1925 [Czech Anarchism, 1890-1925], Prague, 1996. 744 s.

Lide, otevři své oči! Črty o českém anarchismu. / Volk! Öffne Deine Augen! Anarchismus in Tschechien [People! Open Your Eyes! On Czech Anarchism]. Vienna, 1995. 48 p.+ 64 p. (In Czech and German).

7. Translations

Gustav Landauer, Výzva k socialismu [Call to Socialism]. Prague, 2008. 224 p. (Translation from German to Czech.)

8. Organizational activity

Scientific secretary of the Philosophy Institute up to 2007.

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