Working Press Archive

The Working Press is a collective publishing imprint which had the subtitle books by and about Working Class Artists, 1986-1996

This collection consists of material collected by Stefan Szczelkun, in the context of the Working Press, books by and about WorkingClass Artists, 1986-1996

This includes:

Correspondence relating to Working Press, including reviews of the books, discussion of the books, requests for books, and publishing and networking activity. As well as relating to working class artists and the hardships of working class artists, the books also relate to and are by disabled artists, black artists, and women artists

Draft contracts for Working Press contributors

Policy statements relating to the aims and the purpose of theWorking Press

Conference administrative material of the Working Press, .

Publicity for the Working Press

Drafts and Manuscripts of the Working Press


Distribution records, including address lists

Please note this is an ongoing catalogue, for example signatures may still be being deciphered. If you can provide further contextual information, were an artist who were involved in the WorkingPress, then please contact the Archivist, at [email protected]

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