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Ends September 30th, 23:59 EST.

Verso Books 7 September 2021


As part of our Back to University/School sale, we've been giving away some of our key reading as free ebooks throughout September. Here you can download all 5 books until Thursday, September 30th, at 23:59 EST.

All our books (print and ebook) are 40% off until the end of September. See all our reading lists here! Don't forget, all print purchases come with a free bundled ebook. 

*you will need to click on the ebook tab in each book strip below, then "add to cart" and complete the check out process to access your free ebook.

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An exemplary work of political, economic, and historical analysis, powerfully introduced by Angela Davis.

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An influential exploration of the idea of friendship and its political consequences.

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Charts the history of women’s liberation and calls for a revitalized feminism.

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An exhilarating challenge to the way we think about work, technology, progress, and what we want from the future.

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The relationship between utopia and science fiction, in the age of globalization.

How Europe Underdeveloped Africa
How Europe Underdeveloped Africa is an ambitious masterwork of political economy, detailing the impact of slavery and colonialism on the history of international capitalism. In this classic book, R...
The Politics of Friendship

The Politics of Friendship

Jacques Derrida was one of most influential philosophers of the 20th century. In The Politics of Friendship he explores the idea of friendship and its political consequences, past and future in ord...
Fortunes of Feminism
Second Wave feminism emerged as a struggle for women’s liberation and took its place alongside other radical movements. But feminism’s subsequent immersion in identity politics coincided with a dec...
Breaking Things at Work
In the Nineteenth-century, English textile workers responded to the introduction of new technologies on the factory floor by smashing them to bits. For years the Luddites roamed the English country...
Archaeologies of the Future
In an age of globalization characterized by the dizzying technologies of the First World, and the social disintegration of the Third, is the concept of utopia still meaningful? Archaeologies of the...