Alphabetical listing of books
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A sequel to Awkwardness and Why We Love Sociopaths, Creepiness explores popular culture to examine the worst character trait of all.
An aesthetics of the economy for the twenty-first century.
Re://Presenting Online Anarchy
Few activities have captured the contemporary popular imagination as hacking and online activism, from Anonymous and beyond. Few political ideas have gained more notoriety recently than anarchism. Yet both remain misunderstood and much maligned.
Facing ethical disaster perhaps what we need isn't moral law but moral chaos.
An immanent materialist account of Kate Middleton
David R. Cole
Understanding how Kate Middleton can be conceived in the current geopolitical situation
The Soldier with No Name
Gavin James Bower
Claude Cahun is the most important artist you've never heard of - until now.
This book attacks the ideological foundations of capitalism, starting with the mystifications surrounding the idea of ‘the market’.
Pop-cultural wars on class and gender
Rhian E. Jones
Class and gender in Britpop and after, and why 'chav' is a feminist issue.
Caped Crusaders in the Neoliberal Age
The blockbuster superhero movie: popular entertainment or capitalist propaganda? This book investigates the 21st-century superhero's underlying political agenda.
Artistic Technique and the Precisions of Human Perception
How is technique political?
Is there no alternative?
An analysis of the ways in which capitalism has presented itself as the only realistic political-economic system.
This book maps capitalisms mobilization of cloud computing in its bid to archive and enclose the future.
Paul J. Ennis
In Continental Realism Paul Ennis tackles the rise of realist metaphysics in contemporary continental philosophy.
Evan Calder Williams
From salvagepunk to zombie hordes, wastelands to plagued cities, Combined and Uneven Apocalypse grapples with the apocalyptic fantasies of our collapsing era.
Platonic myth meets American noir in this haunting collection of philosophical images, from gigantic Ferris wheels to offshore drilling rigs.
Recent Essays on British Film
Why nobody who knows Britain recognises the Britain represented in British films.A general-interest, polemical book on contemporary British Cinema that focuses heavily on cult movies like "Withnail and I" and "Sexy Beast" both of which have committed audi
The aesthetics of dejection and the politics of militant dysphoria
A scintillating critical survey of the "cold worlds" of Romantic poetry, black metal, teenage angst and terrorism.
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- Art: History: Modern (late 19th century to 1945)
- Biography & autobiography: Women
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- Literary criticism: Comics & graphic novels
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- Political science: Political ideologies: Anarchism
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- Mark FisherMark Fisher is highly respected both as a music writer and a theorist. He writes regularly for The W...
- Eugene ThackerPhilosopher Eugene Thacker thinks and writes about a world of natural disasters, emerging pandemics,...
- Gilad AtzmonAtzmon writes on political matters, social issues, Jewish identity and culture. His papers are publi...
- Nina PowerNina Power is a Senior Lecturer in Philosophy at Roehampton University. She is the co-editor of Alai...
- Owen HatherleyOwen Hatherley was born in Southampton in 1981, and has lived in South East London for the last deca...
- Laurie PennyLaurie Penny is an up-and-coming feminist journalist, and has already gained a substantial following...
- David CromwellDavid Cromwell is co-editor of Media Lens, a UK-based media analysis website, which he co-founded in...
- David StubbsDavid Stubbs began working life as a freelance journalist in 1986, contributing to Melody Maker, who...
- Steven ShaviroSteven Shaviro is the DeRoy Professor of English at Wayne State University,US. He is the author of P...
- Carl CederstromCarl Cederström is a lecturer in Human Resource Management at Cardiff Business School, Cardiff Univ...
- Peter FlemingPeter Fleming is Professor of Work and Organisation at Queen Mary College. His recent writings are a...
- Richard SeymourRichard Seymour is a socialist, writer, teacher and neurotic. He writes regular columns for the Guar...
- Adam KotskoAdam Kotsko is Assistant Professor of Humanities at Shimer College in Chicago (USA). He is the auth...
- Ivor SouthwoodAfter working as a psychiatric nurse, Ivor Southwood left the NHS in 2000 to study Literature and Me...
- Bruno LatourBruno Latour is Vice President for Research at Sciences Po, Paris and Professor associated with the ...
- Peter ErdélyiPeter Erdélyi is Senior Lecturer in Strategy and Marketing at Bournemouth University and a PhD cand...
- Adam HarperAdam Harper discusses aesthetics and criticism in music, art and life on his blog Rouge's Foam. He s...
- Rhian E. JonesRhian E. Jones grew up in the south Wales Valleys. After studying History and Politics in London and...
- Holly Grigg-SpallHolly Grigg-Spall is a women's health activist and writer. The release of her first book 'Sweeten...
- Evan Calder WilliamsEvan Calder Williams is a writer and theorist. He writes the blog Socialism and/or barbarism. He c...
- Graham HarmanGraham Harman is Distinguished University Professor at the American University in Cairo, Egypt. He ...
- Agata PyzikAgata Pyzik is a Polish journalist who divides her time between Warsaw and London, where she has alr...
- Benjamin NoysBenjamin Noys is a UK-based theorist and critic who teaches at the University of Chichester and writ...
- Dominic FoxDominic Fox is a writer, poet and musician working in London as a software engineer. Widely active i...
- Mark OldenMark Olden is a print and broadcast journalist. He's produced investigations for Channel 4 News and ...