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Active Hope: a book club

Active Hope: How to Face the Mess we’re in Without Going Crazy. The challenges we currently face can be difficult even to think about. Climate change, the depletion of oil, economic upheaval, and mass extinction together create a planetary emergency of overwhelming proportions. HOT’s Zelly Restorick asked Jane about the catalyst for forming the book group and her future vision. 

Posted 20:35 Monday, Sep 24, 2018 In: Literature Tags: alice privett Printed Matter Bookshop

Economics as if people and planet matter

Evolving and exploring sustainable economics systems. Locally. Thinking in terms of our specific USPs (Unique Selling Points). A fully personalised, local sustainable economic system that considers us (humanity), the planet, resources and a thriving environment for all involved, whatever variety of Earth Resident you are. HOT’s Zelly Restorick, a member of a local action group, reports.

Posted 20:57 Monday, Sep 17, 2018 In: Campaigns Tags: Doughnut Economics Kate Raworth Lee Humphries Printed Matter Bookshop Zelly Restorick

‘De-colonising the University’

The book, Decolonising the University is the subject of a book talk organised by Lee Humphries at his bookshop, Printed Matter Bookshop on Queen’s Road. Two of the contributors will be present for the discussion.

Posted 10:29 Monday, Sep 3, 2018 In: Literature Tags: Lee Humphries Printed Matter Bookshop

Here Casts No Shadow

Here Casts No Shadow is the latest novel by local author, Bronwen Griffiths. HOT’s Zelly Restorick asks about her deep connection with the written word, her motivation and the inspiration for her latest book, which she will be talking about at two events in May.

Posted 08:32 Friday, Apr 6, 2018 In: Literature Tags: A bird in the house Bronwen Griffiths Hastings Fringe Hastings Literary Festival Here Casts No Shadow Printed Matter Bookshop Rye Bookshop Troubador Publishing

Turbulent Spinsters

Ann Kramer’s latest book, Turbulent Spinsters, is the story of local women who fought for the right to vote. Ann is a prolific writer and has joined forces with Kay Green at Earlyworks Press – both Hastings residents – to publish this book about local social history; a fascinating read for anyone who wants to know how local women contributed to this nationwide campaign and what happened to them on their journey. HOT’s Zelly Restorick asks Ann about Turbulent Spinsters and her passion for writing and research.

Posted 04:20 Wednesday, Apr 4, 2018 In: Literature Tags: ann kramer Barbara Bodichon BOOKBUSTER Circady Gregory Dorothy Levitt Earlyworks Press Emily Johns Erica Smith Hastings Pictorial Advertiser Kay Green Lilian Hicks Mary Allen Mrs Emmeline Pankhurst Mrs Ronninger Muriel Matters Printed Matter Bookshop The Keep Violet Tillard Waterstones Women's Freedom League Women's Voice WSPU

Is Monogamy Dead?

A question asked – and a book written – by Rosie Wilby, who will be discussing this topic on Thursday 19 April at 6pm at Lee Humphries’ Printed Matter Bookshop. 

Posted 06:40 Tuesday, Mar 20, 2018 In: Literature Tags: Is Monogamy Dead? Lee Humphries Printed Matter Bookshop Rosie Wilby

Discoveries on Queens Road

Queens Road is a part of Hastings that has been a long time in regeneration. Now it looks like the balance might be tipping in its favour, as new businesses begin to emerge. HOT’s Nick Weekes had a look around.

Posted 12:12 Wednesday, Feb 21, 2018 In: Shops & Things Tags: Billy Braxton BOOKBUSTER Charlie Braxton Jez Smith Ned Braxton Nick Weekes Printed Matter Bookshop Queens Road St Michael's Hospice Shop Stargasm Longboards The Imperial Tim Burton Xochipilli Mexican Street Food

There are many myths that the beneficiaries of neo-liberal capitalism like to peddle about the Thatcher years. The most frequent is that economic growth was much better under Thatcher and she enabled the UK to ‘catch up’ with other capitalist economies. However, it is time to look afresh at the 1970s. Lee Humphries writes.

Posted 11:42 Thursday, Feb 1, 2018 In: Literature Tags: John Medhurst Lee Humphries Margaret Thatcher Printed Matter Bookshop That Option No Longer Exists Tony Benn
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