In a piece for openDemocracy'
"OurKingdom" blog entitled "A radical idea for party funding reform," Guy Aitchison praise's Erik Olin Wright's Envisioning Real Utopias
—a "fascinating book which sets out ideas for the progressive reform of institutions on radically democratic and egalitarian lines."
Crooked Timber have posted an item announcing Erik Olin Wright's Envisioning Real Utopias which not only includes some very nice words about the book but also details about a symposium dedicated to the book for Fall 2010.
Erik Olin Wright, author of Envisioning Real Utopias
, has been elected President of the American Sociological Association. He is president-elect for one year and President August 2011 to August 2012. He will be deciding the theme for the annual ASA meeting to take place in Denver in August 2012. Details of this year's meeting, the theme of which is Towards a Sociology of Citizenship: Inclusion, Participation, and Rights, can be found on the website of the American Sociological Association