About Terry Irving
Terry Irving is a radical educationist and historian who taught history and politics at the University of Sydney. He was one of the founders of the Free University (Sydney) and a prominent New Left figure in the labour history movement in Australia. He writes in the radical history tradition about class analysis, youth politics, labour intellectuals and radical democracy. His most recent book (with Rowan Cahill) is 'Radical Sydney - Places, Portraits and Unruly Episodes'(2010). He is currently Visiting Professorial Fellow at the University of Wollongong.
Radical History: Thinking, Writing and Engagement
Labour History Melbourne, http://www.labourhistorymelbourne.org/2016/03/14/radical-history-thinking-writing-and-engagement (2016)
This is an extended review of 'Radical Newcastle' (NewSouth Publishing, Sydney, 2015), edited by James Bennett, Nancy Cushing and Erik ...
Modernity’s Discontents: Esmonde Higgins and James Rawling as Labour ...
Illawarra Unity - Journal of the Illawarra Branch of the Australian Society for the Study of Labour History (2012)
In the first half of the twentieth century, two young men from different backgrounds broke with the ruling culture in ...
‘To Revolutionise Australia’—The Surprising History of Early Working-Class Politics
Illawarra Unity - Journal of the Illawarra Branch of the Australian Society for the Study of Labour History (2007)
Imagine a place of political violence and naked class rule. Riots are commonplace and people are killed or injured during ...