Long read: in the midst of a revolution in Minneapolis by Kirstin Ruth Bratt

“May you live in interesting times.” Falsely attributed to Confucius by Sir Austen Chamberlain, 1936, maybe. This false attribution may be yet one more example of cultural misappropriation and unquestioned white supremacy. The quote is apt. Minneapolis is going down a road now that was created by many, many activists in a long history of …

Working in small press publishing – a student’s perspective

Every year Dahlia Publishing hosts students from the University of Leicester for a 10 week placement. The scheme run by the university provides students with an opportunity to gain work experience in a small press to enhance their learning. Students often work remotely and are supported by editor Farhana Shaikh to pursue a personal project …