Alphabetical listing of books
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Philosophy in the Maoist Terrain
J. Moufawad-PaulDec 2016
A philosophical examination of the theoretical terrain of contemporary Maoism premised on the counter-intuitive assumption that Maoism did not emerge as a coherent theory until the end of the 1980s.
Declares the relationship between sound art and music “colloquial”: spoken and accessible, rather than locked behind disciplinary boundaries.
Jeff BurseyJul 2016
Neglected and obscure writers are at the fore in this incisive collection of critical essays.
Dialogues on Architecture and the Left
Nadir Z. LahijiMar 2016
Can architectural discourse rethink itself in terms of a radical emancipatory project? And if so, what would be the contours of such a discourse?
An aesthetics of the economy for the twenty-first century.
Adam KotskoFeb 2015
A sequel to Awkwardness and Why We Love Sociopaths, Creepiness explores popular culture to examine the worst character trait of all.
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.
Chris BatemanSep 2014
Facing ethical disaster perhaps what we need isn't moral law but moral chaos.
An immanent materialist account of Kate Middleton
David R. ColeJun 2014
Understanding how Kate Middleton can be conceived in the current geopolitical situation
The Soldier with No Name
Gavin James BowerAug 2013
Claude Cahun is the most important artist you've never heard of - until now.
Campbell JonesApr 2013
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. JonesMar 2013
Class and gender in Britpop and after, and why 'chav' is a feminist issue.
Caped Crusaders in the Neoliberal Age
Dan Hassler-ForestDec 2012
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
Iona SinghOct 2012
How is technique political?
Is there no alternative?
Mark FisherNov 2009
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. EnnisMay 2011
In Continental Realism Paul Ennis tackles the rise of realist metaphysics in contemporary continental philosophy.
Evan Calder WilliamsApr 2011
From salvagepunk to zombie hordes, wastelands to plagued cities, Combined and Uneven Apocalypse grapples with the apocalyptic fantasies of our collapsing era.
Graham HarmanNov 2010
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
Carl NevilleOct 2010
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
Dominic FoxSep 2009
A scintillating critical survey of the "cold worlds" of Romantic poetry, black metal, teenage angst and terrorism.
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- Eugene ThackerEugene Thacker is the author of several books, including In The Dust Of This Planet (2011). He teach...
- Mark FisherMark Fisher is highly respected both as a music writer and a theorist. He writes regularly for The W...
- 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...
- Laurie PennyLaurie Penny is an up-and-coming feminist journalist, and has already gained a substantial following...
- Owen HatherleyOwen Hatherley was born in Southampton in 1981, and has lived in South East London for the last deca...
- 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...
- Holly Grigg-SpallHolly Grigg-Spall is a women's health activist and writer. The release of her first book 'Sweeten...
- Chris O'LearyChris O'Leary is a writer, editor and journalist based in western Massachusetts. O'Leary has intervi...
- Youssef El-GingihyYoussef El-Gingihy is a GP working in Tower Hamlets. He studied medicine, neuroscience and English l...
- Peter FlemingPeter Fleming is Professor of Work and Organisation at Queen Mary College. His recent writings are a...
- Carl CederstromCarl Cederström is a lecturer in Human Resource Management at Cardiff Business School, Cardiff Univ...
- Benjamin NoysBenjamin Noys is a UK-based theorist and critic who teaches at the University of Chichester and writ...