Recently Published Books

Thoughts on an Index Not Freely Given by John Roberts

Thoughts on an Index Not Freely Given

John Roberts

Aug 2016

In this unprecedented ‘fictive’ construction of the work of five imaginary artists from the 1980s, John Roberts produces an exhilarating theoretical encounter between futures past and futures present.

Porn Panic! by Jerry Barnett

Porn Panic!

Jerry Barnett

Aug 2016

The Rise of the New British Anti-Sex Movement.

Reading the Way of Things by Daniel Coffeen

Reading the Way of Things

Daniel Coffeen

Aug 2016

A guide to making new sense of the world, critically and generously. A techne for the postmodern world.

Centring the Margins: Essays and Reviews by Jeff Bursey

Centring the Margins: Essays and Reviews

Jeff Bursey

Jul 2016

Neglected and obscure writers are at the fore in this incisive collection of critical essays.

Airplane Reading by Christopher Schaberg, Mark Yakich

Airplane Reading

Christopher Schaberg
Mark Yakich

Jul 2016

Re-examining the strange and ordinary world of air travel, one flight at a time.

Zen City by Eliot Fintushel

Zen City

Eliot Fintushel

Jun 2016

From the author of Breakfast with the Ones You Love comes Zen City. This thought-experiment novella brilliantly critiques spirituality in America

Advancing Conversations: Aubrey de Grey - advocate for an indefinite human lifespan by Douglas  Lain, Aubrey de Grey

Advancing Conversations: Aubrey de Grey - advocate for an indefinite human lifespan

Douglas Lain
Aubrey de Grey

Jun 2016

A line of interview books documenting conversations with artists, authors, philosophers, economists, scientists, and activists whose works are aimed at the future and at progress.

Babbling Corpse by Grafton Tanner

Babbling Corpse

Grafton Tanner

Jun 2016

In the age of global capitalism, vaporwave celebrates and undermines the electronic ghosts haunting the nostalgia industry.

Dead People by Stefany Anne Golberg, Morgan Meis

Dead People

Stefany Anne Golberg
Morgan Meis

Jun 2016

A book of unorthodox obituaries from David Foster Wallace to Osama bin Laden.

Towards a Conceptual Militancy by Mike Watson

Towards a Conceptual Militancy

Mike Watson

May 2016

Politicises art with a sense of immediacy.

Against Capital by Cliff Slaughter

Against Capital

Cliff Slaughter

Mar 2016

In today's globalised world, and after the collapse of Stalinism, what remains of Marx's 'the working class as the gravediggers of capitalism'?

Can Architecture Be an Emancipatory Project? by Nadir Z. Lahiji

Can Architecture Be an Emancipatory Project?

Nadir Z. Lahiji

Mar 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?

Blowing the Lid by Stuart Feather

Blowing the Lid

Stuart Feather

Feb 2016

The queer fight for Gay Liberation; authentic identities and modern roles for lesbians and gays that enhanced British society.

It’s Not Over by Pete Dolack

It’s Not Over

Pete Dolack

Feb 2016

A comprehensive historical study to understand today's world and find a better world tomorrow.

In The Realm of the Senses: A Materialist Theory of Seeing and Feeling by Stuart Walton

In The Realm of the Senses: A Materialist Theory of Seeing and Feeling

Stuart Walton

Feb 2016

A thorough-going re-elaboration of modern experience via the senses.

Dynamo Island by David Scott

Dynamo Island

David Scott

Jan 2016

At the crossroads of fiction and social theory, the book confronts fundamental issues facing Western civilization in the 21st century.

Daniel Defoe and the Bank of England by Martin Parker, Valerie Hamilton

Daniel Defoe and the Bank of England

Martin Parker
Valerie Hamilton

Jan 2016

Why is a novel like a corporation? How is Daniel Defoe connected to the Bank of England?

Don't Lose Track Vol. 1: 40 Selected Articles, Essays and Q&As by Jordannah Elizabeth

Don't Lose Track Vol. 1: 40 Selected Articles, Essays and Q&As

Jordannah Elizabeth

Jan 2016

Don't lose track, she moves fast.

Lazarus in the Multiple by Camaren Peter

Lazarus in the Multiple

Camaren Peter

Jan 2016

Surviving the anthropocene; the era of complexity!

This Space of Writing by Stephen Mitchelmore

This Space of Writing

Stephen Mitchelmore

Dec 2015

A renewed appreciation of the mystery and promise of writing.

Slave States by Yasin Kakande

Slave States

Yasin Kakande

Dec 2015

Enslavement, trafficking, sexual starvation. Abuse of workers in the Gulf Arab Region.

Positive Realism by Maurizio Ferraris

Positive Realism

Maurizio Ferraris

Dec 2015

Things exist, and therefore undoubtedly resist us, but in doing so they offer affordances, resources, opportunities.

Enjoying It by Alfie Bown

Enjoying It

Alfie Bown

Dec 2015

This book is a study of enjoyment and of the enjoyment of studying. It asks what enjoyment says about us and what we say about enjoyment, and why.

Drone and Apocalypse by Joanna Demers

Drone and Apocalypse

Joanna Demers

Dec 2015

An imagined retrospective of apocalyptic art

Against Capitalist Education by Nadim Bakhshov

Against Capitalist Education

Nadim Bakhshov

Dec 2015

The birth of a revolutionary art of world-creation.

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