The Bread and Roses Submission List 2017

9 Mar

We are very happy to announce here the books submitted for the 20167 award, which this year features 53 entries. To qualify, all titles must fit the award’s political requirements, and have been published in 2016 by an author who is primarily resident in the UK.

The Shortlist will be announced in April, and the award ceremony will be taking place at the London Radical Bookfair on Saturday June 24th. This year’s bookfair will be held at Goldsmiths University’s Great Hall.

Our thanks to all publishers and authors who have submitted titles.
The Submission List is presented here in alphabetical order, by publisher.

The Egyptians: A Radical Story Jack Shenker Allen Lane
The Optician of Lamedusa Emma Jane Kirby Allen Lane
The Descent of Man Grayson Perry Allen Lane
1917: Russia’s Red Year John Newsinger and Tim Sanders Bookmarks
A Rebel’s Guide to Malcolm X Antony Hamilton Bookmarks
Schools Out! : The Hidden History of Britain’s School Student Strikes Steve Cunningham & Michael Lavalette Bookmarks
This is the Place to Be Lara Pawson CB Editions
Lean Logic & Surviving The Future David Fleming & Shaun Chamberlin Chelsea Green
Moranifesto Caitlin Moran Ebury Press
And the Sun Shines Now: How Hillsborough and the Premier League Changed Britain Adrian Tempany Faber&Faber
Gee Vaucher: An Introspective Stevphen Shukaitis Firstsite
See Red Women’s Workshop – Feminist Posters 1974-1990 See Red Members & Sheila Rowbotham Four Corners Books
The Apocalypedia: A Utopian Guide to What is and What isn’t Darren Allen Green Books
Another Day in the Death of America Gary Younge Guardian Faber
The New Odyssey: The Story of Europe’s Refugee Crisis Patrick Kingsley Guardian Faber
The Long Depression Michael Roberts Haymarket
Six Authors in Search of Justice: Engaging with Political Transitions Michael Newman Hurst
A Revolution Undone: Egypt’s Road Beyond Revolt H.A. Hellyer Hurst
The Bleeding Edge: Why Capitalism Musn’t Get its Hands on New Technologies Ever Again Bob Hughes New Internationalist
Portraits of Violence : Ten Thinkers on Violence: A Visual Exploration Brad Evans & Sean Michael Wilson New Internationalist
NoNonsense Guide: Rethinking Education Adam Unwin & John Yandell New Internationalist
Shadow State: Inside the Secret Companies that Run Britain Alan White One World
Shadow Wars: The Secret Struggle for the Middle East Christopher M. Davidson One World
The Candidate: Jeremy Corbyn’s Improbable Path to Power Alex Nunns OR Books
The Hammer Blow: How 10 Women Disarmed a War Plane Andrea Needham Peace News
Burning Country: Syrians in Revolution and War Robin Yassin-Kassab & Leila Al-Shami Pluto
Working the Phones: Control and Resistance in Call Centres Jamie Woodcock Pluto
The Rent Trap: How we Fell into It and How we Get Out of It Rosie Walker & Samir Jeraj Pluto
Cut Out: Living Without Welfare Jeremy Seabrook Pluto
1916: Ireland’s Revolutionary Tradition Kieran Allen Pluto
The History Thieves: Secrets, Lies and the Shaping of a Modern Nation Ian Cobain Portobello Books
City of Thorns: Nine Lives in the World’s Largest Refugee Camp Ben Rawlence Portobello Books
Being a Beast: An Intimate and Radical Look at Nature Charles Foster Profile Books
Reminiscences of RAR Roger Huddle & Red Saunders Red Words
Lean Out Dawn Foster Repeater Books
Games Without Frontiers Joe Kennedy Repeater Books
The Long Depression Michael Roberts Haymarket Books
Island Story J.D. Taylor Repeater Books
Until We Are Fire Shirin Ebadi Rider
The Composition of Movements to Come: Aesthetics and Cultural Labor After the Avant-Garde Stevphen Shukaitis Rowman & Littlefield
Morbid Symptoms: Relapse in the Arab Uprising 2016 Gilbert Achcar Saqi Books
The Battle for British Islam: Reclaiming Muslim Identity from Extremism Sara Khan Saqi Books
The Leveller Revolution John Rees Verso
Rebel Crossings: New Women, Free Lovers and Radicals in Britain and the United States Sheila Rowbotham Verso
The BBC: Myth of a Public Service Tom Mills Verso
Grand Hotel Abyss: The Lives of the Frankfurt School Stuart Jeffries Verso
The Last Communard: Adrien Lejeune, the Unexpected Life of a Revolutionary Gavin Bowd Verso
Corbyn: The Strange Rebirth of Radical Politics Richard Seymour Verso
Ending the War on Drugs Richard Branson Virgin
The Last Days of the Spanish Republic Paul Preston William Collins
Decoding Chomsky: Science and Revolutionary Politics Chris Knight Yale
Battle for Syria: International Rivalry in the New Middle East Christopher Phillips Yale
Angry White People: Coming Face-to-Face with the British Far Right Hsiao-Hung Pai Zed Books
No Borders: The Politics of Immigration Control and Resistance, Natasha King Zed Books

 

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