John S. Partington
John S. Partington has published eight books, including Clara Zetkin: National and International Contexts (2013, with Marilyn J. Boxer), Building Cosmopolis: The Political Thought of H.G. Wells (2003), The Life, Music and Thought of Woody Guthrie: A Critical Appraisal (2011) and Reading Labour 100: The Centenary of the Labour Party in Reading, 1918–2018 (2019). He is working on a study of Clara Zetkin’s reception and influence in British politics. He is secretary of Reading Trades Union Council, the trade union liaison officer with Reading & District Labour Party and a safety professional in the railway industry.