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Silver Press

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Silver Press is a fully independent feminist publisher started by three friends in London. Ranging across poetry, memoir, stories and conversations, their beautiful books offer a variety of bold and unconventional writers taking imaginative approaches to feminist issues.

You can order the first four Silver Press titles in our Silver Press book box here.

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With a Foreword by Francesca Wade and an Introduction by Sophie LewisDiane di Prima began writing her ‘Letters’ in 1968, conjuring a potent blend of utopian visions, ecological urgency and spiritual insight. By turns a manifesto…

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Translated by Daniella ShreirWith an Introduction by Eileen Myles and Afterword by Frances MorganAnd there were other girls who were odd ones too and that was how it was. We loved each other and that was that. I was 18 in May 1968 and it…

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With an introduction by Ali Smith and a new Afterword by Nell DunnIn 1964, Nell Dunn spoke to nine of her friends over a bottle of wine about sex, work, money, babies, freedom and love. The novelist Ann Quin says she appears to be a…

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With a Preface by Reni Eddo-Lodge and an Introduction by Sara AhmedAudre Lorde (1934-92) described herself as ‘Black, lesbian, mother, warrior, poet’. Her extraordinary belief in the power of language – of speaking –…

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With an Introduction by Sheila Heti and an Afterword by Marina WarnerA debutante frees a hyena from the zoo so that it might take her place at her coming-out ball; an artist paints a portrait of a man’s dead wife, but finds she has…

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