Elaine Henry: Edinburgh Independent Radical Book Fair
The 18th Edinburgh Independent Radical Book Fair – the alternative international book festival – takes place from Wednesday 22 to Sunday 26 October 2014 in Out of the Blue Drill Hall, 30-38 Dalmeny Street, Edinburgh.
The fair includes at least 70 publishers and has been the source of sustenance, ideas and debate for almost two decades. This is a herculean feat by a tiny bookshop awash in a sea of commercial gigantism opposed by Amazon, supermarkets and moron culture. It’s the brainchild of the wonderful Elaine Henry of Word Power Books, interviewed here…
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