Independent Radical Publishing
The selection of books on this page was curated by Josh Rivers, host and producer of ‘Busy Being Black‘ – the podcast exploring how we live in the fullness of our queer Black lives.
Busy Being Black is a growing compendium of queer Black voices, an oral history project and conversations with those who have learned – and are learning – to thrive at the intersections of their identities.
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An abolitionist manifesto for everyone fighting for revolution
A powerful indictment of the ways elites have co-opted radical critiques of racial capitalism to serve their own ends
Race may be 'on the agenda' – but we need to build our own powerful and political organisations
An impassioned discussion about the alternative ways to form relationships and resist capitalism
It's time to reclaim a rebellious, radical feminism.
At a turning point for the growing field of Black Studies, one of its founders looks to its future
A unique anthology of Race Today (1973-88), featuring original contributions from C. L. R. James, Linton Kwesi Johnson and Darcus Howe
The biography of one of the world's most influential African-American writers