The Bread and Roses Award for Radical Publishing 2020 Shortlist

June 30, 2020

The Alliance of Radical Booksellers has announced the shortlist for the Bread and Roses Award for Radical Publishing 2020. Now in its ninth year, the Bread & Roses Award seeks to celebrate excellence in the field of radical political non-fiction.

All books from the shortlist are available to buy from Housmans – including a specially discounted bundle of all the books on the shortlist – via this link:

The Shortlist

Clicking on the publisher link alongside each title will take you to a relevant page with more information about each title.

‘Afropean: Notes from Black Europe’ by Johny Pitts (Allen Lane)

‘Crippled: Austerity and the Demonization of Disabled People’ by Frances Ryan (Verso)

‘Disarming Doomsday: The Human Impact of Nuclear Weapons since Hiroshima’ by Becky Alexis-Martin (Pluto Press)

Disarming Doomsday

‘The Government of No One: The Theory and Practice of Anarchism’ by Ruth Kinna (Pelican)

No One

‘Insurgent Empire: Anticolonial Resistance and British Dissent’ by Priyamvada Gopal (Verso)

Insurgent Empire

‘Sensible Footwear: A Girl’s Guide. A graphic guide to lesbian and queer history 1950-2020’ by Kate Charlesworth (Myriad Editions)


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