"Some of the sharpest thinking around on both the pitfalls of nationalism and the potential for a progressive English identity." Gary Younge, Guardian columnist
Edited by Philosophy Football's co-founder Mark Perryman, Imagined Nation: England after Britain published by Lawrence & Wishart explores the future after the break up of an increasingly disunited kingdom. Scotland has a Parliament, Wales and Northern Ireland have Assemblies. What does England have apart from a flag to wave, a team to cheer, and a national anthem it can't even call its own.
Contributors include : Billy Bragg, Tom Nairn, Paul Gilroy and Rup Huq. The book is available .