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Alain Badiou Presents Karl Marx
Karl Marx’s analysis of the Paris Commune of 1871, when the citizens of Paris rose up against their government and installed a system of radical... Les mer
In Defense of Lost Causes
Is global emancipation a lost cause? Are universal values outdated relics of an earlier age? This work takes on the reigning ideology with a plea... Les mer
First As Tragedy, Then As Farce
In this bravura analysis of the current global crisis - following on from his bestselling "Welcome to the Desert of the Real" - Slavoj A iA... Les mer
Frames of War: When is Life Grievable?
This is a profound exploration of the current wars, looking at violence, gender and different forms of resistance. In "Frames of War",... Les mer
A Child in Palestine
Naji al-Ali grew up in the Palestinian refugee camp of Ain al-Hilweh in the south Lebanese city of Sidon, where his gift for drawing was discovered... Les mer
Islams and Modernities
Frequently portrayed as intolerant, medieval and barbaric, Islam has replaced Communism as the main perceived threat to Western civilization and... Les mer
The Protocols of the Elders of Sodom and Other Essays
Written over the last four decades, these provocative essays and diary entries explore the links between literature, history and politics. Training a... Les mer
Walter Benjamin
This momentous study of Benjamin’s critical practice marks a sea change in Eagleton’s thought. As the subtitle suggests, its goal is not merely... Les mer
Pocket Pantheon
In this accessible work, France’s leading radical thinker takes his readers on an incisive journey through twentieth-century philosophy. On the way... Les mer
Saviours and Survivors
Penetrating analysis of the crisis in Darfur and of the ideological language of genocide. Saviours and Survivors is the first account of the... Les mer
Beyond Black and White
The scourge of racism haunts the US as persistently as it ever did and, faced with a renascent right, this state ot affairs is getting worse, not... Les mer
Non-Places
“Shopping malls, motorways, airport lounges — we are all familiar with these curious spaces which are both everywhere and nowhere. But only now... Les mer
The Food Wars
Crucial analysis of how the West created the global food crisis. The hike in global food prices has pushed hundreds of millions more people into... Les mer
A Short History of Cahiers du Cinéma
Unique account of cinema’s most influential journal Cahiers du Cinéma was the single most influential project in the history of film. Founded... Les mer
The American Crucible
A landmark history of the rise and abolition of slavery in the New World. The acclaimed historian of slavery furnishes a panoramic view of... Les mer
Atheism in Christianity
In recent years religious faith has come under much scrutiny from secular progressives. Fear of a rise in Islamic and Christian fundamentalism has... Les mer
The Prophet
“Surely this must be counted among the greatest biographies in the English language.” — Graham Greene “Trotsky’s epic defence of the... Les mer
After the Party: Corruption and the ANC
The first insider’s exposé of the African National Congress. Andrew Feinstein, a former ANC member of parliament, recounts how Mandela”s... Les mer
The Plague of Fantasies
Explores the relations between fantasy and ideology and the antagonism between the ever greater abstraction of our lives - whether through... Les mer
The Future of the Image
In The Future of the Image, Jacques Rancière develops a fascinating new concept of the image in contemporary art, showing how art and politics have... Les mer
From Marxism to Post-Marxism
In this succinct and panoramic work—both stimulating for the specialist and accessible to the general reader—one of the world’s leading social... Les mer
A Study on Authority
The theorist of radical liberation analyszes what it is that causes oppression. “Marcuse brought a forceful clarity to the leftist table; a... Les mer
My Teaching
Bringing together three previously unpublished lectures presented to the public by Lacan at the height of his career, My Teaching is a clear, concise... Les mer
Damming the Flood
Once the most lucrative European colony in the Caribbean, Haiti has long been one of the most divided and impoverished countries in the world. In the... Les mer