Pankhurst, Adela Constantia Mary (1885 - 1961)
- Activist and Editor
- Alternative Names
- Walsh, Adela Pankhurst
Pankhurst was one of the leaders of the Women's Peace Army. She was jailed for agitation in support of the 1917 general strike in New South Wales. She also edited the Victorian Socialist Party children's magazine Dawn.
See Susan Hogan, 'Pankhurst, Adela Constantia Mary (1885 - 1961)', Australian Dictionary of Biography Online.
- Milner, Andrew, 'Radical Intellectuals: an unacknowledged legislature?', in Verity Burgmann and Jenny Lee (eds), Constructing a culture: a people's history of Australia since 1788, McPhee Gribble/ Penguin Books, Melbourne, 1988, pp. 259-84. PDF Details
Created: 19 May 2005, Last modified: 22 May 2015