Links relating to Marx’s life and works


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Primary source
Works by Marx published either during his lifetime or posthumously

Marx-Engels Werke (MEW)

The MEW (also called the Blue Volumes [Blaue Bände ) is the most widely disseminated collection of texts by Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels which was known as the students’ edition. MEW is published by Karl Dietz Verlag in Berlin.


Marx-Engels-Gesamtausgabe (MEGA)

The Marx-Engels-Gesamtausgabe (MEGA) is a historical-critical edition of the manuscripts and correspondence of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels. MEGA is edited by the Berlin Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften and published by the Internationale Marx-Engels-Stiftung.

Secondary sources
Portals with texts and debates on Marx and his works in the narrower sense
Spaces for debate
Portals that (further) develop and/or document theories based on Marx’s analysis
Journals that (further) develop and/or document theories based on Marx’s analysis
Images and appropriation
Sites that offer an introduction to Marx’s work, Capital or introductions for reading and educational materials
Institutions and organisations dedicated to Marx and/or that contribute to his memory, such as foundations, museums etc.
Conferences and symposia
Regular and past conferences also dealing with Marx and Marxism
Marx multimedia and culture
Films, audio dramas, plays, musicals – online and/or offline
Marx in dictionaries and encyclopaedias
Biographical materials
Websites on Marx’s life