Portrait of Ross McMullin

Ross McMullin

Ross McMullin is a historian and biographer whose main interests are Australian history, politics and sport. He has researched and written extensively about the impact on Australia of its involvement in World War I.

His books include the ALP centenary history The Light on the Hill: The Australian Labor Party 1891–1991, the award-winning biography Pompey Elliott, and So Monstrous a Travesty: Chris Watsonand the World’s First National Labour Government. He has also contributed chapters to many other books.

His most recent book is Will Dyson: Australia’s Radical Genius.