The Wolfe Affair: Nationalist Networking on the Celtic Fringe

(This essay has been cross-posted at Irish Diplomatic History.) On Tuesday, 18 September 1962, a Scottish nationalist politician named William Wolfe and an Irish government diplomat and civil servant named Con Cremin met in Dublin, Ireland, for a late dinner. … Continue reading

One Britain, One Europe, One World: The Socialist Internationalism of Arthur Woodburn, Complete Series

Now grouped together for your reading pleasure, here are all the various parts of my recent series on Scottish Labour politician Arthur Woodburn, which represents my attempt at producing historical biography. One Britain, One Europe, One World: The Socialist Internationalism … Continue reading

One Britain, One Europe, One World: The Socialist Internationalism of Arthur Woodburn, Part Six

You can find Part One of this series on Arthur Woodburn here, Part Two here, Part Three here, Part Four here, and Part Five here. One Britain, One Europe, One World: The Socialist Internationalism of Arthur Woodburn, 1960-1970 Part Six: … Continue reading

One Britain, One Europe, One World: The Socialist Internationalism of Arthur Woodburn, Part Five

You can find Part One of this series on Arthur Woodburn here, Part Two here, Part Three here, and Part Four here. One Britain, One Europe, One World: The Socialist Internationalism of Arthur Woodburn, 1960-1970 Part Five: Woodburn, Scottish Nationalism, … Continue reading

One Britain, One Europe, One World: The Socialist Internationalism of Arthur Woodburn, Part Four

You can find Part One of this series on Arthur Woodburn here, Part Two here, and Part Three here. One Britain, One Europe, One World: The Socialist Internationalism of Arthur Woodburn, 1960-1970 Part Four: Towards a European Language Woodburn’s support … Continue reading

One Britain, One Europe, One World: The Socialist Internationalism of Arthur Woodburn, Part Three

You can find Part One of this series on Arthur Woodburn here and Part Two here. One Britain, One Europe, One World: The Socialist Internationalism of Arthur Woodburn, 1960-1970 Part Three: Movement Man: Woodburn’s Political Activism on European Integration During … Continue reading

One Britain, One Europe, One World: The Socialist Internationalism of Arthur Woodburn, Part Two

You can find Part One of this series on Arthur Woodburn here. One Britain, One Europe, One World: The Socialist Internationalism of Arthur Woodburn, 1960-1970 Part Two: Uniting Europe and the World Following his retirement from Parliament in 1970, Arthur … Continue reading

One Britain, One Europe, One World: The Socialist Internationalism of Arthur Woodburn, Part One

This study was originally a conference paper I presented at the 53rd Annual Meeting of the Midwest Conference on British Studies in 2007 (hosted by Wright State University).  Having decided not to pursue expanding this into a journal article of … Continue reading