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  • The Big Push by Cynthia Enloe

    This is a manual for taking us to the finishing line of gender equality. Without understanding the incredible tentacles of patriarchy and its reinventions, we are destined to fight old battles as well as new ones. A jolt of new energy for longstanding feminists and a "must read" for our new generations.' " Helena Kennedy, QC Leading feminist Cynthia Enloe pulls back the curtain on patriarchy to reveal not only the blatant sexism we can all identify, but also the insidious persistence of particular forms of masculinity and authoritarianism in daily life. Learn More
  • Redemption Ground Essays by Lorna Goodison

    In her first-ever collection of essays, poet and novelist Lorna Goodison interweaves the personal and political to explore themes that have occupied her working life: her love of poetry and the arts, colonialism and its legacy, racism and social justice, authenticity, and the enduring power of friendship. Also available as an eBook Paperback. 176 pages. Language: English. Publisher: Myriad. Size: 19.8cm x 12.9cm. Learn More
  • What We Talk About When We Talk About Rape by Sohaila Abdulali

    Sohaila Abdulali, gang-raped as a teenager, speaking as the first Indian survivor to speak out about rape, writes from the viewpoint of a survivor, counsellor and activist, and draws on three decades of grappling with the issue personally and professionally, and her work with hundreds of survivors. Sohaila Abdulali looks at what we - women, men, politicians, teachers, writers, sex workers, feminist, victims and families - think about rape and what we say. Paperback. 240 pages. 19.8cm x 12.9cm.

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  • Funny Weather by Kate Evans

    From one of Britain's most talented young comic artists, here is a scathingly humorous, and thoroughly researched, exploration of climate change. "Tackles the grim subject of climate change with innovation, humour and clarity... this well-drawn tome is essential reading." - Big Issue Paperback: 96 pages Size: 148mm x 210mm Learn More

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  • Science Tales by Darryl Cunningham

    Shortlisted - British Comic Awards: Best Book 2012 Nominated - YALSA - Great Graphic Novels for Teens 2013 The first edition of Darryl Cunningham's *Science Tales* was published in 2012 and shortlisted for the British Comics Awards: Best Book. This new edition has been updated to include a clinical exposé of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, and its political framework in the UK and USA. "As a science primer that presents complex ideas in a simple, but never simplistic, way, Science Tales cannot be recommended enough." - Argument Paperback: 208 pages Size: 152mm x 210mm Learn More

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  • Be With by Mike Barnes

    Poet Mike Barnes has spent years caring for his mother, Mary, through the stages of moderate, severe, very severe and late-stage Alzheimer’s. In this eloquent series of letters, addressed to an anonymous long-term dementia carer, he transforms his own increasingly challenging experience into a wellspring of clarity and understanding, support and solace. ‘Timely, lyrical, tough, accurate, and ultimately not (too) depressing. Or as my aunts used to say, Roll up your sleeves.’ Margaret Atwood Learn More

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  • Easier Ways to Say I Love You by Lucy Fry (PB)

    A memoir on love, lust and attachment: one woman’s remarkable and candid account of transforming a difficult and uncomfortable love triangle into an honest polyamorous relationship.

    Paperback, 224 pages
    Published February 2020
    Language English
    Size 20cm x 13cm
    ISBN 9781912408597



    'An important voice, beautifully written.' —Evie Wyld

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  • Brave New Words: The Power of Writing Now edited by Susheila Nasta (PB)

    Fifteen specially commissioned essays from distinguished authors explore the value of critical thinking, the power of the written word, and the resonance of literature in the twenty-first century.

    Contributors: Bernardine Evaristo, Githa Hariharan, Eva Hoffman, Romesh Gunesekera, James Kelman, Tabish Khair, Kei Miller, Blake Morrison, Mukoma wa Ngugi, Hsiao-Hung Pai, Olumide Popoola, Shivanee Ramlochan, Bina Shah, Raja Shehadeh and Marina Warner.

    Paperback, 304 pages
    Size: 20cm x 13cm
    Language: English
    ISBN: 978-1-912408-20-7

    ‘As long as we have literature as a bulwark against intolerance, and as a force for change, then we have a chance... Literature is plurality in action; it embraces and celebrates a place of no truths; it relishes ambiguity, and it deeply respects the place where everybody has the right to be understood.’—Caryl Phillips

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