Silver Press Picks

To celebrate the publication of Audre Lorde’s Your Silence Will Not Protect You, here are some books by other essayists, poets, feminists and warriors that the Silver Press team have been reading – or looking forward to.

Living a Feminist Life

Sara Ahmed

Jacqueline Rose writes:

At the very least we need to ask why it took the fall of Harvey Weinstein to turn the sexual harassment of women into front page news, and whether the endless photo ...


Christina Hesselholdt

From the publisher:

In her first book to be translated into English, Christina Hesselholdt explores everyday life, the weight of the past and the difficulty of intimacy in a uniquely playful and ...


Jackie Kay

From the publisher:

Bantam, the latest poetry collection from Jackie Kay, the Scottish Makar, is a collection about the fighting spirit, at a time when we need that spirit more than ever.

small white monkeys

Sophie Collins

From the publisher:

small white monkeys is a fragmented essay, including poems and images, on self-expression, self-help and shame. Beginning with the image of the small white monkeys, the text ...