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May Hobbs

Gee, M (2017) 'May Hobbs.' In: Hunt, S, Kidd, D and Page, R, eds. Protest! Stories of resistance. Comma Press, Mytholmroyd. ISBN 9781905583737 (Forthcoming)

Abstract

A story inspired by the real-life strike by the women who cleaned offices at night in the 1970s, commissioned for an anthology about protest. May Hobbs was a working class woman from Hoxton who managed to unionise the cleaners, started the Cleaners' Action Group, and organised a successful strike against the civil service.

Item Type: Book Chapter or Section
Divisions: College of Liberal Arts
Date Deposited: 06 Mar 2017 18:44
Last Modified: 06 Mar 2017 21:51
URI: http://researchspace.bathspa.ac.uk/id/eprint/8880
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