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Housmans Bookshop · 6d ago

CONFRONTING RAPE CULTURE workshop series at Housmans

CONFRONTING RAPE CULTURE are a group of artists, designers, and activists who have come together to organise exhibitions, workshops and publications, to raise awareness of rape culture under...
Housmans Bookshop · 3W ago

Supporting Haven Distribution’s Books to Prisoners work

On 25th January the volunteers who tirelessly run Haven Distribution’s Books to Prisoners programme came to Housmans to give a talk and celebrate Haven’s 20th anniversary. They were joined b...
Housmans Bookshop · 3W ago

Vacancy: Housmans Events Co-ordinator

Vacancy: Housmans Events Co-ordinator. 12hrs/month. Housmans Bookshop are creating a new role of Evening Events Co-ordinator. The primary role of the events co-ordinator will be to act as a ...
Housmans Bookshop · 1M ago

TARIQ ALI & JANET HODGSON (1960 – 2016) BOOKSALE

On Thursday 12th January, from 10am onwards, we will be kicking off a huge sale of second-hand and new books, as donated by the writer Tariq Ali and the estate of the artist Janet Hodgson.  ...
Housmans Bookshop · 2M ago

Liberty Tales

The Investigatory Powers Bill of Theresa May’s government has just been passed by the House of Lords. Now more than ever we must reflect on the meaning and defend the importance of personal ...
Housmans Bookshop · 2M ago

See Red Women’s Workshop – Feminist Posters 1974–1990

In 1979, Conservative central office received a fawning letter requesting a high-quality photo of the then-prime minister Margaret Thatcher. Unbeknownst to those who duly sent it, the black ...
Housmans Bookshop · 2M ago

The Locomotrix: Radical Literature at Housmans

Last month we launched a new series of events at Housmans focusing on poetry and experimental literature, called Locomotrix. Our aim in doing so is, as a radical bookseller, to showcase lite...
Housmans Bookshop · 4M ago

The ‘Locomotrix’: Showcasing Poetry and Experimental Literature at Housmans

Housmans promotes the work of authors and organisations whose ideas and messages are in-keeping with the shop’s progressive and pacifist ethos. One of the central ways in which we do this is...
Housmans Bookshop · 5M ago

War Resiters’ ‘The Nonviolent Resistance Manual’ crowdfunder

Dear friends, One of WRI’s key resources is the Handbook for Nonviolent Campaigns. This book is a collection of articles written by over 30 activists from around the world, and illustrates k...
Housmans Bookshop · 5M ago

The library of Catherine Hall

Professor Catherine Hall, widow of Stuart Hall, has recently retired after many years lecturing at UCL. She has donated much of her academic library to Housmans. These are primarily books on...