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  • Singing for Our Lives – Housmans Launch 10 October 2018

    Come to Housmans Bookshop, 5 Caledonian Rd, Kings Cross, London N1 9DY on 10 October at 7pm to celebrate the launch of the latest HammerOn Press title, Singing for Our Lives: Stories from the Street Choirs. It’s £3 entry which can be redeemed against any in-store purchase. Members from the Campaign Choirs Writing Collective will talk…

  • Charlotte Cooper performs at #BodySpectacular this Friday

    On Friday night Charlotte Cooper, author of the HammerOn smash hit Fat Activism: A Radical Social Movement, will dance at the Wellcome Gallery as part of their Friday night #BodySpectacular programme. On her Obesity Timebomb blog Charlotte explains the background to the performance: “My friend E puts on events and curates things, as is the…

  • Life is War – London launch Photos

    What a brilliant couple of days we had in London this week celebrating the launch of Shannon Woodcock’s awesome Life is War: Surviving Dictatorship in Communist Albania. Thanks to Eva Megias we have a beautiful set of images from Wednesday’s event at the Wiener Library, where the audience was treated to a captivating lecture. Massive…

  • Life is War – Events This Week!

    This week the city of London will be treated to the presence of Dr Shannon Woodcock, life historian supremo and author of the awe-inspiring Life is War: Surviving Dictatorship in Communist Albania. Tuesday night we hit Housmans Book shop for an informal reading, followed by a Q & A. The reading starts at 7pm, and…

  • Advance Praise – Life is War

    Advance praise for the next HammerOn title, Shannon Woodcock’s Life is War, published on 25 April, is hitting the HammerOn inbox. Blendi Kajsiu, author of A Discourse Analysis of Corruption: Instituting Neoliberalism Against Corruption in Albania, 1998-2005 said ‘this book is one of those rare works that combines that best of two worlds, academia and…

  • Events and other news

    HammerOn have a number of events lined up in the next few months. All events are free, unless otherwise stated. We are very excited to announce that the book launch for Shannon Woodcock’s Life is War: Surviving Dictatorship in Communist Albania will take place at The Wiener Library for the Study of the Holocaust &…