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‘Bad Girls: The Rebels and Renegades of Holloway Prison’
with Caitlin Davies
Wednesday 20th March, 7pm

An evening of Sex & Politics with Lucy-Anne Holmes and Robert Woodshaw
Wednesday 27th March, 7pm

The Unruly Curiosity of the UK Music Press in the 1960s-80s’
with Mark Sinker and Owen Hatherley

Wednesday 3rd April, 7pm

Authentocracy: Joe Kennedy & Juliet Jacques in conversation
Monday 8th April, 7pm

'Chav Solidairty' with D Hunter
Wednesday 10th April, 7pm

'Women's Struggle in the Workplace' with Sally Groves and Louise Raw
Wednesday 17th April, 7pm

Anthony Howell launches 'Consciousness (with Mutilation)'
Wednesday 24th April, 7pm

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Sunday 12 noon to 6pm

Housmans is closed on public holidays.

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Visit our Crisis section for contemporary economics with a radical slant.

Sample titles

Economics for the Rest of Us

Economics for the Rest of Us

Moshe Adler

(New Press, 2011)


23 Things

23 Things They Don't Tell You About Capitalism

Ha-Joon Chang




Economics of Enough

The Economics of Enough

How to Run the Economy as if the Future Matters

Diane Coyle

(Princeton University Press, 2012)




The First 5,000 Years

David Graeber

(Melville House, 2011)


People Over Capitalism

People Over Capital

the co-operative alternative to capitalism

Edited by Rob Harrison

(New Internationalist, 2013)


Crack Capitalism

Crack Capitalism

John Holloway

(Pluto Press, 2010)


Profiting without Producing

Profiting Without Producing

How Finance Exploits Us All

Costas Lapavitsas

(Verso, 2013)

Basic Income

Basic Income

The Material Conditions of Freedom

Daniel Raventós

(Pluto Press, 2007)

Heretic's Guide to Global Finance

The Heretic's Guide to Global Finance

Hacking the Future of Money

(Pluto Press, 2013)


Against Austerity

Against Austerity

How We Can Fix the Crisis They Made

Richard Seymour

(Pluto Press, 2014)


Spirit Level

The Spirit Level

Why Equality is Better for Everyone

Richard Wilkinson and Kate Pickett

(Penguin, 2010)