Essays

Destroying the Baby in Themselves – Why the two boys killed James Bulger

by David Jackson

That blurred, foggy frame of the security video has become engraved on the public conscience. We can never know the whole truth of what foll …

Available (Published: February 2018)
ISBN: 9781910170533

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The Fear of Being Seen as White Losers – White working-class masculinities and the killing of Stephen Lawrence

by David Jackson

Using the police surveillance video transcript and the Martin Bashir interview with the suspects on Tonight, David Jackson interprets how th …

Available (Published: February 2018)
ISBN: 9781910170540

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Street Haunting: A London Adventure; Bulwell & A Name Loosely Attached

by Stanley Middleton, Virginia Woolf

‘Street Haunting’ describes “…the greatest pleasure of town life in winter – rambling the streets of London.” A cascade of brief impressio …

Available (Published: June 2017)
ISBN: 9781910170427

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John Clare: The Trespasser

by John Goodridge, R.K.R. Thornton

John Clare was reputedly a solitary, shy man, at one with nature and the world around him. Although these authors have both published books …

Available (Published: July 2016)
ISBN: 9781910170298

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Harper Lee and the American South

by Katie Hamilton

Harper Lee and the American South follows the publication of Go Set a Watchman and the controversy surrounding the book. In this pamphlet, K …

Available (Published: September 2015)
ISBN: 9781910170274

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How We Live and How We Might Live

by William Morris

“…our present system of Society is based on a state of perpetual war. Do any of you think that this is as it should be? I know that you ha …

Available (Published: August 2015)
ISBN: 9781910170267

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The Current Status of Jerusalem

by Edward Said

“… I do not think there can be real peace except between equals, between two peoples who together decide consciously and deliberately to s …

Available (Published: January 2015)
ISBN: 9781910170083

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Crime

edited by Ross Bradshaw

Crime is the third annual themed compendium of essays from Five Leaves, following Maps and Utopia. The essays are quirky, intelligent and th …

Available (Published: October 2013)
ISBN: 9781907869792

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Reading Room Only: Memoir of a Radical Bibliophile

by Phil Cohen

Phil Cohen – at one time “Dr John”, the leading figure of London hippy squatters in 1969, and erstwhile Professor of Cultural Studies at the …

Available (Published: April 2013)
ISBN: 9781907869785

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If Salt Has Memory: Jewish Exiled Writers

by Jennifer Langer

If Salt Has Memory comprises essays, memoir and fiction by Jewish writers in exile from many lands – contributors include the former leader …

Available (Published: February 2008)
ISBN: 9781905512362

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