Richard Gott is a former Latin America correspondent and features editor for the Guardian. A specialist in Latin American affairs, his books include Cuba: A New History, Guerrilla Movements in Latin America, The Appeasers (with Martin Gilbert), Land Without Evil, Hugo Chávez and the Bolivarian Revolution, and Britain’s Empire. Richard has very kindly donated over 1,000 books from his personal library, across […]
We have the following meeting room available for hire.It seats 8 people comfortably, but 12 is very doable.Tables and chairs can be moved around as you might like. The cost for hiring the room is Up to 2 hours £25 3 hours £30 4 hours £40 5+ hours £50 There are kitchen and toilet facilities […]
It’s Pride month and to celebrate Housmans has partnered up with Lon-art to organise a special event on LGBTQ+ icon and author Radclyffe Hall. Expert Jana Funke from the University of Exeter will be at the shop on July 22 to discuss Hall’s controversial novel The Well of Loneliness. Jana will show why the novel […]
Feminist Book Fortnight is back for 2019 and will run from Saturday 4th to Saturday 18th May. Last year some 40 independent bookshops took part. Housmans is taking part again with events on ageism, bodypositivity and Asian women’s poetry. For more information, click here.