To coincide with the one year anniversary of the Repeal the Eighth referendum, Sad Press is publishing Rise Up & Repeal, an anthology celebrating the movement and reflecting on the moment. Rise Up & Repeal is edited by Sarah Brazil and Sarah Bernstein, and featuring over forty contributors. Proceeds will go to the Abortion Support Network and other charities supporting women’s reproductive rights.
Rise Up & Repeal includes poems and other contributions from Fi Smith, Kate Mitchell, Amy Dwyer, Rebecca Anne Barr, Sarah Crewe, Natasha Helen Crudden, Doireann the Don O’Neill, Alice Kinsella, Erin Darcy, Paddy Kelly, Sarah Clancy, Katharine Peddie, Stephanie Hough, Lizzy Byrne, Saoirse Anton, Lisa Dee, Sara Crangle, Lucia Sellars, Udita Banerjee, Frances Presley, So Mayer, Emer Ellis-Neenan, Sarah Hayden, Maria Haughey, Caitlín Doherty, Sally-Shakti Willow, Kate Went, Sophie Seita with Jasmine Brady, Alice Tarbuck, Caoimhe Kenny, Holly Pester, Aoife Hynes, Sinéad O’ Rourke, Dee Dickens, Steve Gannon, Sarah Gallagher, Marianna Donnart, Andre Archimbaud, and Gráinne Gillis.
Rise Up & Repeal is available for pre-order now. If you would like to know more about the book, are interested in hosting an event or stocking the book, or would like to help spread the word, please get in touch!