Recent Culture + Politics Books


Animatic Apparatus, The

Animation, Vitality, and the Futures of the Image

2018

Deborah Levitt

How the transition from analogue to digital, and the rise of animation and simulation transform our concepts of life in contemporary culture.
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Hontology

Depressive anthropology and the shame of life

2018

Mark Payne

Is shame the route by which we access the capabilities for living that are abrogated in modernity?
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Coming From Nothing

A Thought Experiment Novella

2018

Matthew McKeever

A tragi-comic philosophical novella about how the internet is reshaping our notions of personal identity.
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Other Paradises

Poetic approaches to thinking in a technological age

2018

Jessica Sequeira

A collection of essays exploring imaginative responses to science and technology.
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Marx Returns

2018

Jason Barker

The story of one man's struggle to write the book that will change the world.
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Millennials and the Moments That Made Us

A Cultural History of the U.S. from 1982-Present

2018

Shaun Scott

A generation on the move, a country on the brink, and a young author's search to find out how we got here.
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Fear of Music

Why People Get Rothko But Don't Get Stockhausen

2009

David Stubbs

An examination of why modern art can be easier to appreciate than modern music.
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Psy-Complex in Question

Critical Review in Psychology, Psychoanalysis and Social Theory

2018

Ian Parker

Tracing a series of key debates in and against the psy-complex.
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How to Read a History Book

The Hidden History of History

2018

Marshall T. Poe

How to Read a History Book explains who writes history books, how the writers are trained, and why they write them.
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Revolutionary Keywords for a New Left

2017

Ian Parker

Fifty revolutionary keywords for a new left.
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Neglected or Misunderstood: Introducing Theodor Adorno

2017

Stuart Walton

An introductory approach that evaluates Theodor Adorno's work in its own terms and within those of present-day critical theory.
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Los Indignados: Tides of Social Insertion in Spain

2017

Richard R. Weiner
Ivan Lopez

A movement that is transforming Spanish politics and society, heralding an end to the Transition since Franco, and responding to multiple legitimation crises in Spain and in Europe.
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Serf's Journal, A

The Story of the United States' Longest Wildcat Strike

2017

Terry Tapp

The Story of the United States' Longest Wildcat Strike.
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Fire Hides Everywhere

2017

Julian Feeld

Technology failed, most died. On an abandoned farm in the middle of France, an old man cares for a group of survivors: all children. Then he suffers a stroke, which comes to end their world for a second time.
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Georgian Portraits

Essays on the Afterlives of a Revolution

2017

Katrine Bendtsen Gotfredsen
Martin Demant Frederiksen

Ten ethnographic portraits telling the story of the social and political aftermaths of revolution.
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Punk Is Dead: Modernity Killed Every Night

2017

Andrew Gallix
Richard Cabut

An anthology featuring the most astute commentators and participants of the underground rise of punk, in this nuanced portrait of the era.
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Writing on the Wall, The

On the Decomposition of Capitalism and Its Critics

2017

Alastair Hemmens
Anselm Jappe

A new approach to the meaning of social emancipation
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Off-Modern, The

Psychology Estranged

2017

Ron Roberts

A new psychology for a new society.
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Lenin Lives!

Reimagining the Russian Revolution 1917-2017

2017

Philip Cunliffe

What if history had had a happy ending? To change the future, we need to reimagine the past.
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How the Establishment Lost Control

2017

Chris Nineham

An examination of dramatic developments across the British political landscape and the current crisis of consent, post-Brexit.
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Anatomy of Thought-Fiction

CHS report, April 2214

2017

Joanna Demers

Why do people choose to believe things they know are untrue?
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Henry, Henry

A Novella

2017

Brian Willems

A brilliantly conceived, wild and thought-provoking tale of composer Henry Purcell and his unscholarly contemporary biographers.
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Kill All Normies

Online culture wars from 4chan and Tumblr to Trump and the alt-right

2017

Angela Nagle

How internet subcultures are conquering the mainstream, from from 4chan and Tumblr to Trump and the alt-right.
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That Existential Leap: a crime story

2017

Dolan Cummings

A riveting novel that toys with the conventions of detective and gangster novels, giving them a sharp, philosophical twist.
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