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Perspectives on Anarchist Theory — New and Old

Posted on February 17th, 2016 in AK Allies, Anarchist Publishers, Reviews

Our pals at the Institute for Anarchist Studies are planning an important issue of Perspectives on Anarchist Theory about”Anarcha-Feminisms.” They’ve got an Indiegogo campaign started to help pay for printing and mailing costs. Remember: these folks all volunteer their time and energy to produce this vital contribution to our movement, so let’s help them out by […]

Look what’s inside the new issue of Perspectives on Anarchist Theory…

Posted on April 25th, 2014 in AK Allies, AK Distribution, Anarchist Publishers

Did you know that some of the folks involved with the Institute for Anarchist Studies (anarchist grant-givers extraordinaires, and also the co-publishers of our Anarchist Interventions series!) put out a journal, too? Well, now you do—and if you’re the journal-reading type, you should really check it out. It’s been looking pretty snazzy as of late, […]

The Heavy Stuff

Posted on September 25th, 2013 in AK Allies, AK Authors!, Anarchist Publishers

Benjamin Franks, author of Rebel Alliances, has generously scanned issues of The Class War Federation’s theoretical journal The Heavy Stuff for anarcho-posterity. The journal lasted for five issues between 1987 and 1992. According to Ben, “There was also a ‘special edition’ of The Heavy Stuff…a pamphlet by Dave Douglass, ‘Coal Communities in conflict.’ It was […]

Freedom Bookshop and Press Firebombed

Posted on February 1st, 2013 in AK Allies, Anarchist Publishers

Freedom Books the oldest anarchist publisher (founded by Charlotte Wilson and Peter Kropotkin in 1886) was firebombed this morning. No one was hurt, but they lost a substantial number of books and equipment. They will be hosting a clean up day tomorrow (Saturday 2/2/13) at 1pm and need lots of helpful hands. If you can’t […]

Intimate Bureaucracies: A new tactical media release!

Posted on April 16th, 2012 in About AK, AK Distribution, AK News, Anarchist Publishers, Uncategorized

Intimate Bureaucracies is a history from the future looking backward at our present moment as a turning point. Our systems of organization and control appear unsustainable and brutal, and we are feeling around in the dark for alternatives. Using experiments in social organization in downtown New York City, and other models of potential alternative social organizations, […]

IAS Lexicon Pamphlet Series

Posted on March 23rd, 2012 in AK Allies, Anarchist Publishers

The Institute for Anarchist Studies (IAS) has launched it’s Lexicon Pamphlet Series!  It’s a new project that aims to convert words into politically useful tools—for those already engaged in a politics from below as well as the newly approaching—by offering definitional understandings of commonly used keywords. Each Lexicon is a two-color pamphlet featuring one keyword […]

Remembering Colin Ward at Housmans, December 7

Posted on November 28th, 2011 in AK Authors!, Anarchist Publishers, Events

The latest issue of Anarchist Studies (‘Anarchist Studies, Vol,19, No 2, 2011) is being launched on 7th December 2011 at Housmans, to celebrate the life and work of Colin Ward. Ward was one of the best known anarchist writers of his generation and his work on children and play, urban architecture and plotlands, squatting and […]