Haymarket Books

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Haymarket Books
Parent company Center for Economic Research and Social Change [1]
Founded 2001
Founder Anthony Arnove, Ahmed Shawki
Country of origin United States
Headquarters location Chicago and New York
Distribution Consortium Books
Publication types Books
Nonfiction topics

Crime & Punishment

Culture & Media, Economics, Education, En Español, Environment & Science, Globalization & Imperialism, Kids & Parents, Labor movement, Latin America, Literature & Fiction, Marxism & Socialism, Middle East, Palestine, Poetry,Racism & Civil Rights, U.S. History & Politics, Women's rights, World history
Fiction genres Non-fiction
Revenue In April of 2012 Publishers Weekly wrote that [Haymarket Books] reports $1.2 million in gross revenues this fiscal year of [2012], with book sales generating 60% and the remaining coming from grants and contributions. About 50% of Haymarket’s book sales come from Amazon and bricks-and-mortar retailers; the balance is generated by special sales, sales to individuals, and sales at events.[1]
Official website www.haymarketbooks.org

Haymarket Books is a self-described, non-profit, radical book publisher and distributor. Haymarket is a project of the Center for Economic Research and Social Change (CERSC).

Haymarket is known for publishing, "provocative books from the left end of the political spectrum."[2] Founding editors Anthony Arnove and Julie Fain previously worked on the International Socialist Review.[2]


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  1. ^ "Haymarket Books Rises Up". Publishers Weekly. 27 April 2012. Retrieved 30 July 2014. 
  2. ^ a b Messinger, Jonathan (15 November 2011). "Haymarket Books". TimeOut chicago. Retrieved 12 May 2015. 

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