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Our Publications (30)

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Onward / Ymlaen!
Tuesday, 11 February 2020 16:42

Onward / Ymlaen!

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Onward / Ymlaen! An anthology of radical poetry from contemporary Wales 170 pps., edited by Mike Jenkins, with a Foreword from Mark Serwotka, General Secretary of PCS, and with images by Gustavius Payne ISBN: 978-1-912710-16-4 This new and unique anthology has poetry in both Welsh and English by around 70…
Witches, Warriors, Workers
Tuesday, 11 February 2020 16:31

Witches, Warriors, Workers

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Witches, Warriors, Workers: An anthology of contemporary working women’s poetry, 192pps., £9 plus £3 p. and p. ISBN: 978-1-912710-19-5 This new anthology focuses on themes which reflect the texture and preoccupations of working women in contemporary Britain. There are 65 contributors of all ages, working across a variety of poetic…
The Children of the Nation: An Anthology of Working People’s Poetry from Contemporary Ireland
K2_PUBLISHED_ON Saturday, 09 November 2019 14:15

The Children of the Nation: An Anthology of Working People’s Poetry from Contemporary Ireland

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The Children of the Nation: 203pps., £9 plus £3 p. and p. or €10 plus €5 p. and p. ISBN: 978-1-912710-25-6 This is a unique anthology of poetry in both Irish and English by Irish working-class writers from the thirty-two counties of Ireland. There are sixty-seven contributors, women and men,…
The Folded Lie
K2_PUBLISHED_ON Thursday, 31 October 2019 08:58

The Folded Lie

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£8 plus £1.50 p.and p. ISBN: 978-1-912710-24-9 In September 1939, W. H. Auden wrote these words: All I have is a voiceTo undo the folded lie 80 years later, another politically conscious and technically skilful poet rises to the challenge of ‘unfolding the lie’, as Christopher Norris’s eloquent and combative…
Release a Rage of Red
K2_PUBLISHED_ON Wednesday, 02 October 2019 11:11

Release a Rage of Red

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£5 plus £1.50 p. and p. ISBN: 978-1-912710-21-8 Release a Rage of Red is a selection of entries to the Bread & Roses Poetry Award 2019, sponsored by Unite. Every year it becomes more of a challenge to judge these poems. This year, there was a large number of beautifully…
Raptures and Captures
Wednesday, 25 September 2019 10:22

Raptures and Captures

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£8 plus £1.50 p. and p. ISBN: 978-1-912710-18-8 Raptures and Captures follows on from Muses and Bruises and Ruses and Fuses, both published by Culture Matters. It is inspired by liberation theology and a fascination with the continuing relevance of the lives of the saints to a radical, liberating politics.…
Robots Have No Bones
Monday, 05 August 2019 11:33

Robots Have No Bones

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£10 (plus £1.50 p. and p.) ISBN: 978-1-912710-14-0 Robots Have No Bones is Fred Voss’s follow-up collection to The Earth and the Stars in the Palm of Your Hand, also published by Culture Matters. Robots in the workplace – computerized metalworking machinery – mean a loss of the tactile impact…
The Trouble with Monsters
Thursday, 02 May 2019 15:26

The Trouble with Monsters

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£8 (plus £1.50 p. and p.) ISBN: 978-1-912710-12-6 Christopher Norris’s new collection of political poems take aim at some monsters of our present bad times, among them Donald Trump, Boris Johnson, Jacob Rees-Mogg, Theresa May, George Osborne, Benjamin Netanyahu, and assorted hangers-on. These politicians act as if they have said…
From Aberfan t Grenfell
Thursday, 14 February 2019 16:21

From Aberfan t Grenfell

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£9 (plus £1.50 p. and p.) ISBN: 978-1-912710-08-9 From Aberfan t Grenfell shows that Mike Jenkins’s sublime skills in dialect poetry continue to shine as brightly as ever, as he evokes a bravura array of voices from his Merthyr bro. Using his work to give speech to people without power,…
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