Recent Culture + Politics Books


Why Young People Don’t Vote

2016

Mitchell Agg

Why don't young people vote? Through four main reasons, Mitchell helps us answer this question as well as giving some solutions.
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Feminism's Founding Fathers

The Men Who Fought for Women's Rights

2016

Kaevan Gazdar

The first book to tell the untold story of the male pioneers and fellow-travellers of Women's Lib.
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World of Failing Machines, The

Speculative Realism and Literature

2016

Grant Hamilton

How speculative realism impacts the art of literary criticism.
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Reading the Way of Things

Towards a New Technology of Making Sense

2016

Daniel Coffeen

A guide to making new sense of the world, critically and generously. A techne for the postmodern world.
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Thoughts on an Index Not Freely Given

2016

John Roberts

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.
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Porn Panic!

Sex and Censorship in the UK

2016

Jerry Barnett

The Rise of the New British Anti-Sex Movement.
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Airplane Reading

2016

Christopher Schaberg
Mark Yakich

Re-examining the strange and ordinary world of air travel, one flight at a time.
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Centring the Margins: Essays and Reviews

2016

Jeff Bursey

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

2016

Morgan Meis
Stefany Anne Golberg

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

2016

Eliot Fintushel

From the author of Breakfast with the Ones You Love comes Zen City. This thought-experiment novella brilliantly critiques spirituality in America
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Advancing Conversations: Aubrey de Grey - advocate for an indefinite human lifespan

2016

Douglas Lain
Aubrey de Grey

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.
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Babbling Corpse

Vaporwave and the Commodification of Ghosts

2016

Grafton Tanner

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

2016

Mike Watson

Politicises art with a sense of immediacy.
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Against Capital

Experiences of Class Struggle and Rethinking Revolutionary Agency

2016

Cliff Slaughter

In today's globalised world, and after the collapse of Stalinism, what remains of Marx's 'the working class as the gravediggers of capitalism'?
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Can Architecture Be an Emancipatory Project?

Dialogues on Architecture and the Left

2016

Nadir Z. Lahiji

Can architectural discourse rethink itself in terms of a radical emancipatory project? And if so, what would be the contours of such a discourse?
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Blowing the Lid

Gay Liberation, Sexual Revolution and Radical Queens

2016

Stuart Feather

The queer fight for Gay Liberation; authentic identities and modern roles for lesbians and gays that enhanced British society.
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In The Realm of the Senses: A Materialist Theory of Seeing and Feeling

2016

Stuart Walton

A thorough-going re-elaboration of modern experience via the senses.
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It’s Not Over

Learning From the Socialist Experiment

2016

Pete Dolack

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

The cultural history and geography of a Utopia

2016

David Scott

At the crossroads of fiction and social theory, the book confronts fundamental issues facing Western civilization in the 21st century.
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Don't Lose Track Vol. 1: 40 Selected Articles, Essays and Q&As

2016

Jordannah Elizabeth

Don't lose track, she moves fast.
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Daniel Defoe and the Bank of England

The Dark Arts of Projectors

2016

Martin Parker
Valerie Hamilton

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

Awakening to the Era of Complexity

2016

Camaren Peter

Surviving the anthropocene; the era of complexity!
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Slave States

the practice of Kafala in the Gulf Arab Region

2015

Yasin Kakande

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

Candy Crush and Capitalism

2015

Alfie Bown

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.
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