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Long Struggle, The

The Muslim World s Western Problem

Amil Khan

Sep 2010

The best thing America can do for the Middle East is lose

One Dimensional Woman

Nina Power

Nov 2009

Exposes the dark heart of contemporary cultural life by examining pornography, consumer capitalism and the ideology of women's work.

Classless

Recent Essays on British Film

Carl Neville

Oct 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

Picture of Contented New Wealth, The

A metaphysical horror

Tariq Goddard

Sep 2009

As the nineteen eighties reach their high watermark, a family realises that it is not wealth they are obsessed by, but the devil.

Message, The

Tariq Goddard

Sep 2011

100 years after the Heart of Darkness and the 21st Century Empire Builders are ready for another go at Africa. 

Awkwardness

An Essay

Adam Kotsko

Nov 2010

Argues that the awkwardness of our age is a key to understanding human experience.

Blue in the Air, The

Marcello Carlin

Apr 2011

A retrieved man tells how music, from Patrick Cargill to Jay-Z, retained the power to change the world in 2008.

Combined and Uneven Apocalypse

Luciferian Marxism

Evan Calder Williams

Apr 2011

From salvagepunk to zombie hordes, wastelands to plagued cities, Combined and Uneven Apocalypse grapples with the apocalyptic fantasies of our collapsing era.

Architecture of Failure, The

Douglas Murphy

Feb 2012

This book proposes a theory of architectural failure; a radical way to approach memory and history in the city.

Ghosts of My Life

Writings on Depression, Hauntology and Lost Futures

Mark Fisher

May 2014

Collected essays on popular culture by a major critic.

Slime Dynamics

Ben Woodard

Sep 2012

Through speculative philosophy and lurid cultural objects, Slime Dynamics explores the muck of life as a darkly vitalistic substance.

Resistible Demise of Michael Jackson, The

Mark Fisher

Nov 2009

The definitive account of Michael Jackson's rise and fall by the world's best music writers. or Written by the world's best music writers for those who loved his records, and want to understand the times he defined. OR This collection of thoughtful

Towards Speculative Realism: Essays and Lectures

Graham Harman

Nov 2010

These writings chart Harman's rise from Chicago sportswriter to co founder of one of Europe's most promising philosophical movements: Speculative Realism.

Traces of Modernity

Dan Smith

Jun 2012

A collection of critical encounters with the material remains of the past as living and dynamic influences upon the present.

2 Ennerdale Drive

Unauthorised Biography

Rosa Ainley

Apr 2011

A missed family funeral and too many phone calls going nowhere, except to 2 Ennerdale Drive. Who will play detective?

Post Cinematic Affect

Steven Shaviro

Dec 2010

This book ponders the fate of the movies in a world of digital media, globalization, and massive financial flows.

Send Them Victorious

England's Path to Glory 2006-2010

David Stubbs

May 2010

As another World Cup campaign is upon us, England expects, none more so than the Wing Commander, whose past reports on England matches magnificently capture the John Bull spirit of fevered xenophobia and deluded optimism.

Meaning of David Cameron, The

Richard Seymour

May 2010

What you won't have got in the televised debates, party manifestos, campaign trail propaganda and media coverage, portaining to Cameron the cipher and the social forces he represents.

Anti-Matter

Michel Houellebecq and Depressive Realism

Ben Jeffery

Nov 2011

An interrogation of art's ability to face unpleasant truths.

LACONIA: 1,200 TWEETS ON FILM

Masha Tupitsyn

May 2011

If the sound bite is the new order, then how do we make every word count?

Infinite Music

Imagining the Next Millennium of Human Music-Making

Adam Harper

Nov 2011

A new system for imagining music, built on the infnite possibilities of twenty-first century technology.  

Beyond the Left

The Communist Critique of the Media

Stephen Harper

Jan 2012

  Attacking the cherished assumptions of liberal media criticism, Beyond the Left updates and recharges the Marxist critique of the media.

Weird Realism

Lovecraft and Philosophy

Graham Harman

Sep 2012

As Hölderlin was to Martin Heidegger and Mallarmé to Jacques Derrida, so is H.P. Lovecraft to the Speculative Realist philosophers.

Meat Market

Female flesh under capitalism

Laurie Penny

Apr 2011

A feminist dissection of women's bodies as the fleshy fulcrum of capitalist cannibalism, whereby women are both consumers and consumed.

Voodoo Science Park

Steve Beard

Sep 2011

A filmic essay which cross-cuts between Thomas Hobbes, William Blake, the science of accident investigation and the psychogeography of the Peak District.

Dog Days

Linda Coggin

Mar 2011

Peculiar, unique, unusual, elements of Cummings, Stevie Smith and Larkin cohere then fall away, in a collection of darkly clear, or clearly dark poems.

Exposing Phallacy

An Exploration of Flashing in a Contemporary Context

Kate Gould

Aug 2012

A sexual climate consumed by display ought to be ideal for flashers, yet their actions are taboo and illegal.

Murder in Notting Hill

Mark Olden

Nov 2011

A search for the truth about a distant unsolved murder.

Cloud Time

Rob Coley
Dean Lockwood

Apr 2012

This book maps capitalisms mobilization of cloud computing in its bid to archive and enclose the future.

Why We Love Sociopaths

A Guide To Late Capitalist Television

Adam Kotsko

Apr 2012

Argues that our fascination with cold and ruthless television characters reflects a broken social contract.

Greece: what is to be done?

A Pamphlet

Karl Heinz Roth

Apr 2013

In-depth analysis of the Greek debt crisis, and alternatives to the socioeconomic destruction of Greece and the Eurozone

Architecture of Control, The

A Contribution to the Critique of the Science of Apparatuses

Grant Vetter

Dec 2012

Grant Vetter develops an entirely new lexicon for analyzing architectural power in the twenty first century.

Human Rights Manifesto, The

Julie Wark

Nov 2013

Universal human rights are intrinsically radical in espousing liberty, equality and fraternity for every single person. We must claim them.

Designs on Democracy

Architecture and Design in Scotland Post Devolution

Stuart MacDonald

Dec 2012

Disasters, pandemics, the War on Terrorism? Whatever your memories of the Noughties, this was also a Scottish decade. Design, politics and identity came together.

Bells and Whistles

More Speculative Realism

Graham Harman

Nov 2013

In this diverse collection of sixteen essays, lectures, and interviews Graham Harman lucidly explains the principles of Speculative Realism, including his own object-oriented philosophy.

Night of the World

Traversing the Ideology of Objectivity

Frank Smecker

May 2014

An imaginative and incisive exposition of everything you do not know you know about ideology, and ruthlessly then some.

Working the Aisles: A Life in Consumption

Robert Appelbaum

May 2014

All the world is not a stage, anymore - the world is a supermarket. This book relates one man's struggle to go 'working the aisles'.

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