Eugene F. Irschick is an American historian. He is a professor of history at the University of California, Berkeley since 1978.


Irschick, a 1951 graduate of the Kodaikanal School, earned his B.A. Honors in History with minor in Religion and Greek from Gettysburg College in 1955 and later a M.A. in South Asia Regional Studies from the University of Pennsylvania in 1959. He subsequently did his Ph.D. from the University of Chicago in 1964.[1]


  • Eugene F. Irschick; University of California, Berkeley. Center for South and Southeast Asia Studies (1969). Politics and Social Conflict in South India: The Non-Brahman Movement and Tamil Separatism, 1916-1929. University of California Press. GGKEY:X5KJTZKJXZU.
  • Eugene F. Irschick (1 January 1986). Tamil revivalism in the 1930s. Cre-A.
  • Eugene F. Irschick (5 April 1994). Dialogue and History: Constructing South India, 1795-1895. University of California Press. ISBN 978-0-520-91432-2.