As we near the anniversary of the 2011 “summer riots” this article has been published in a recent edition of the South Atlantic Quarterly (edited by Ben Trott). With reference the great EP Thompson, it’s well worth a read.
And you might like this one on the “summer of protest” which includes reflections on the “riots” in Leeds since 1975, published in the Leeds University-based journal parallax (ed. Dave Ronalds) ‘Losing It or Finding It? Rioting or Protesting?’