Booklist - Activism and Politics in Poetry

(See also these related booklists: Activism & Resistance, Peace and War in Poetry and Writing, ).

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There are 40 books in this booklist - they are listed in order of year of publication. Newest titles are at the top. (We may not have all of them in stock right now, get in touch to find out)

The Unaccompanied by Simon Armitage, £10.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780571333851

Don't Call Us Dead by Danez Smith, £10.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781784742041

The Luckiest Guy Alive by John Cooper Clarke, £14.99 (hardback, 2018) ISBN 9781509896059

Rise Like Lions: Poetry for the Many by Compiled by Ben Okri, £9.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781473676169

Taking the Arrow out of the Heart by Alice Walker, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781474607261

A Self Help Guide to Being In Love with Jeremy Corbyn by Jess Green, £9.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781911570479

To Provide All People: A Poem in the Voice of the NHS by Owen Sheers, £12.99 (hardback, 2018) ISBN 9780571348077

#MeToo: A Women's Poetry Anthology by Deborah Alma (Editor), £10.00 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781911048299

You Sad Feminist by Megan Beech, £9.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781911570103

Listening to a Pogrom on the Radio by Michael Rosen, £8.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9780995767522

Resistance, Rebellion, Life: 50 Poems Now by Amit Majmudar (Editor), £11.50 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781524711320

Tan Raptures by Alan Morrison, £8.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9780995563506

Don't Let Me Be Lonely: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine, £9.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9780141984179

Elephant by Siana Bangura, £8.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9780993513107

The Story Chair by Gerry Potter, £9.00 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9780993237096

Selected Poems by Nancy Cunard, edited by Sandeep Parmar, £12.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9781784102364

Let Them Eat Chaos by Kate Tempest, £9.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9781509830008

Poems for Jeremy Corbyn by Merryn Williams (Editor), £10.00 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9781910323663

1917: Stories and Poems from the Russian Revolution by Boris Dralyuk (Translated and selected by), £8.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9781782272144

The Alexandra Sequence by John Redmond, £9.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9781784102043

Kaleidoscope by Laura Taylor, £8.00 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9780993237058

Futures: Poetry of the Greek Crisis by Theodoros Chiotis, £10.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781908058249

Don't Mention the Children by Michael Rosen, £8.95 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9780993149023

Arguments Yard: Thirty Five Years of Ranting Verse and Thrash Mandola by Attila the Stockbroker, £14.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781909454309

Collected Poems by John Berger, £8.95 (paperback, 2014) ISBN 9780992740955

The World Will Follow Joy: Turning Madness into Flowers (New Poems) by Alice Walker, £10.99 (paperback, 2014) ISBN 9781595589873

Masks of Anarchy: The History of a Radical Poem, from Percy Shelley to the Triangle Factory Fire by Michael Demson, illustrated by Summer McClinton, £9.99 (paperback, 2013) ISBN 9781781680988

Ad-Liberation by Sai Murray, £8.99 (paperback, 2013) ISBN 9781845232061

Division Street by Helen Mort, £12.00 (paperback, 2013) ISBN 9780701186845

Come On Everybody: Poems 1953-2008 by Adrian Mitchell, £15.00 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9781852249465

Light Made Solid by Ben Mellor, £7.50 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9780955509285

Journey from Winter: Selected Poems by Valentine Ackland, £18.95 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 9781857548761

Voices Draped in Black by Ifi Amadiume, £13.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 1592215939

African Affirmations: Songs for Patriots by Askia Toure, £13.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 1592215556

The Butterfly's Burden by Mahmoud Darwish, translated by Fady Joudah, £15.00 (paperback, 2007) ISBN 9781852247881

Fighters for Life: Selected Poems by Michael Rosen, £7.99 (paperback, 2007) ISBN 9781905192274

Poems from Spain: British and Irish International Brigaders on the Spanish Civil War by Jim Jump (editor), £11.00 (paperback, 2006) ISBN 9781905007394

Halala Madiba: Nelson Mandela in Poetry by Edited by Richard Bartlett, £9.95 (paperback, 2006) ISBN 0955233909

Adult Entertainment by Chloe Poems, £6.95 (book with CD, 2002) ISBN 1901927180

Tell Me Lies: Poems 2005-2008 by Adrian Mitchell, illustrated by Ralph Stead, £10.95 (paperback, 0000) ISBN 9781852248437