Janine will tell the story of one of Holloway prison’s former residents at this event to mark the seventh anniversary of the prison’s closure and promote proposals for a progressive Women’s Building in its place. Venue: entrance to HMP Holloway, … Read more
Talking about my political hero and subject of my biography, Minnie Lansbury: suffragette, socialist, rebel councillor. To invite Janine to speak about Minnie, email [email protected].
In the latest East London History Society newsletter, Rosemary Tayor has written a very postive review of ‘Minnie Lansbury: suffragette, socialist, rebel councillor’. She writes: This book is a long overdue acknowledgement of the crucial role played by a woman, once revered in … Read more
A Marxist and trade unionist herself, Booth makes Lansbury a hero of her time and place and of what she sees as a continuing fight for equality. Click here to read the Jewish Chronicle’s review of Minnie Lansbury: suffragette, … Read more
Venue: Nottingham Mechanics Institute This is an all-day event. Janine will be giving an illustrated talk about Minnie Lansbury from 4-5pm. The third Nottingham Radical Bookfair… 30 tables from new and second hand booksellers, publishers and organisations and a full … Read more
Venue: Effra Social, 89 Effra Road, London SW2 1DF Come to our next meeting of our monthly socialist feminist reading group, hosted by Workers’ Liberty members – open to all! We’ll be reading chapter 6 of Janine Booth’s new book … Read more
Janine will be giving an illustrated talk about the life of Minnie Lansbury. Venue: International Community Centre, Mansfield Road, Nottingham NG1 3FN This is a members-only event, although it is free to join the Nottingham Women’s History Group! A donation … Read more
Join Janine and other featured writers at LOOSE MUSE – London’s Premiere Women’s Writers Night. On this occasion, Janine will be speaking mainly about her book, ‘Minnie Lansbury – suffragette, socialist, rebel councillor’. Venue: The Sun Pub, 21 Drury Lane … Read more