Radical Readings: Revolt, Revolution and Revenge

Event, 22 October 2023, Salford, United Kingdom

This year's annual fundraising event for the Working Class Movement Library, Radical Readings, will be held at Maxwell Hall on Sunday 22nd October from 2pm. This year's event will feature readings by Maxine Peake, Carla Henry, Julie Hesmondhalgh, Mike Joyce and Oliver Lomax.

The readings, the earliest of which dates from 1381 with the Peasants' Revolt, cover historic events such as the Levellers, Peterloo, the Battle of Bexley Square and the Kinder Scout Mass Trespass!

The readings are curated and introduced by Library Trustee Royston Futter and James Quinn will share the presenting duties. Original Poetry will be supplied and performed by Library Trustee Oliver Lomax.

All proceeds will support our work in putting class back on the agenda. 

Follow the link to book your ticket.