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Publishing in an extraordinary time: we share our highlights from, and experience of, this year.
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"A wholly unruly, ahistorical riot" – Jessie Kindig, Verso Editor, on the publication of Burn It Down! Feminist Manifestos for the Revolution.
"Among the books that will help us ascend from what Marx termed the realm of necessity to the realm of freedom, this is a pivotal contribution." – Tom Hazeldine, Verso Editor, on the publication of Automation and the Future of Work.
"A novel about the cost of a stamp becomes a captivating and utterly unique study of society, language and love". – Cian McCourt, Verso Editor, on the publication of Long Live the Post Horn!
William Morris is today remembered mainly for his designs. But, during his life he was one a prolific political journalist and socialist activist. Peter Halton argues for the enduring relevance of his anti-imperialist writings.
In the age of pandemics, when the health of all is at risk, what do the new strongman leaders tell us about the nature of contemporary politics?
Throughout 2020 the notion of a homogenous Latinx voting bloc has become untenable, with fractures deepening along lines of race, region, and class position. What's next for a voting bloc that was supposed to be the future of American democracy?
Billionaires are never self made. Read more in Alpha City: How London Was Captured by the Super-Rich.
After Bernie and days before the Presidential Election, where does the U.S. left – and its ambitions for an independent mass socialist politics – stand?
Appalachia has the highest concentration of white poverty in the nation. Now in 2020, years after Vance, Hochschild, and 'the Red State Revolt', Tarence Ray provides a new view from the heart of so-called "Trump Country."
What will the results of the face-off between Donald Trump and Joe Biden mean for American relations in the Middle East? And what, if anything, would change with a Biden presidency?
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A Kick in the Belly: Women, Slavery and Resistance
by Stella Dadzie
“An essential corrective to centuries of sublimation and the presentation of black women who lived through this history as passive victims. I cannot recommend it highly enough.” – Bernardine Evaristo, author of Girl, Woman, Other
“As a strategy of resistance and protest, nonviolence is often seen as passive and resolutely individual. Butler’s philosophical inquiry argues that it is in fact a shrewd and even aggressive collective political tactic.” – The New York Times
“Full Surrogacy Now is the seriously radical cry for full gestational justice that I long for.” – Donna Haraway
Books to ignite revolutionary possibilities: all 40% off until the of the year.