Book reading: Voices of Bristol: Gentrification & Us

Book reading: Voices of Bristol: Gentrification & Us

Henry Palmer grew up in the ward of Easton between 1998-2010. Back then, the European Commission classed it one of the most deprived wards in the south west of England. When returning to Bristol in 2016, however, Henry was shocked to hear his old area being described...
The Bristol Cable present: Chav Solidarity with author D Hunter

The Bristol Cable present: Chav Solidarity with author D Hunter

The Bristol Cable welcomes author D Hunter to present his book “Chav Solidarity” – “part autobiography, part meditation on trauma, class and identity, part one finger salute into the face of respectability politics, but mostly an articulation of the...
Fully Automated Luxury Communism book launch with Aaron Bastani

Fully Automated Luxury Communism book launch with Aaron Bastani

A different kind of politics for a new kind of society—beyond work, scarcity and capitalism. In the twenty-first century, new technologies should liberate us from work. Automation, rather than undermining an economy built on full employment, is instead the path to a...
Out-Spoken Press | Live in Bristol 2018

Out-Spoken Press | Live in Bristol 2018

UK publisher of poetry, Out-Spoken Press, brings its national tour to Bristol this Autumn, featuring performances from acclaimed poets Joelle Taylor and Anthony Anaxagorou, as well as newly published writers Harry Giles and Ollie O’Neill. Out-Spoken Press is an...
Books for Change: Politics and Economy

Books for Change: Politics and Economy

At the Stokes Croft China shop on Jamaica Street, PRSC curate a book section of inspiring and game-changing books. Below are some new additions we think are essential on our politics and economics reading lists. Big Capital Anna Minton Despite the desperate shortage...