Rediscover pioneering works of feminism from leading writers including Kathi Weeks, Vron Ware, and Michele Wallace.
Contemporary philosophical and political interventions by writers and thinkers from around the world.
Published in collaboration with Jacobin magazine, these books offer short interrogations of politics, economics, and culture from a socialist perspective.
Beautifully designed important works of theory and philosophy, including Walter Benjamin, Judith Butler, Theodor Adorno, and many more.
The essential texts for understanding Žižek’s thought.
Bringing the contributions of this remarkable thinker and personality alive for new generations.
Classic works of global history, from the Ancient World to the present day.
Rethinking communism for the twenty-first century.
Classic texts by leading revolutionaries set ablaze by contemporary radical writers.
Illuminating critical issues through the personal stories of underrepresented people across the world.
Verso presents a reading list to engage with issues concerning the rise of the far-right, and the means of defending against it.
Books that contextualize migration crises rooted in the violence of capitalism, legacies of colonialism, and racist state narratives.
Spend your summer dreaming about a world without police, borders, or work. See all our beach reading here!
A reading list to celebrate works of and inspired by the Situationist International, on the 50th anniversary of the May 1968 uprisings.
A reading list featuring all our Marx reading to celebrate the bicentenary of his birth!
- Anthropology & Sociology
- Architecture & Cities
- Art & Aesthetics
- Biography & Memoir
- Cultural & Literary Theory
- Ecology & Environment
- Feminism & Gender
- Film & Media
- International Politics
- Political Theory
- Race & Ethnicity
- Central & South America
- Middle East
- North America