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Author Talk: Grievers | adrienne maree brown In Conversation With Syreeta McFadden

On Wednesday, September 22 at 7pm ET, join Cafe Con Libros, Brooklyn and adrienne maree brown in conversation with Syreeta McFadden to discuss adrienne’s debut novella Grievers! Don’t forget to register here! A tale of what happens when we can no longer ignore what has been lost in this world. Grievers is the story of a city so plagued […]

Intersectionality and Class: With Julie Greene & Michael Reagan

In conversation for the first time, historians Julie Greene and Michael Reagan will discuss class and intersectionality. In the last fifty years, work on racial capitalism, materialist feminism, and Black feminism have transformed scholarship and activism on class and capitalism. But social movements and scholars have struggled to adequately grapple with the complexity of class […]

Eric Laursen Presents: The Operating System (Virtual Event)

On Thursday, September 9th at 7pm ET, join the author of The Operating System: An Anarchist Theory of the Modern State, Eric Laursen alongside professor and author Benjamin Shephard. A unique aspect of anarchism as a political philosophy is that it seeks to abolish the state. But what exactly is “the state”? The State is […]

Why We Fight: An Interview with Shane Burley

Posted on April 21st, 2021 in AK Authors!, Recommended Reading

We’re very excited to have just released Shane Burley’s Why We Fight: Essays on Fascism, Resistance, and Surviving the Apocalypse, an essential book for mapping the past, present, and future of resistance in this country. We asked Shane a few questions about the book (and beyond). See what he has to say, and then get […]

Armed Agitation! An excerpt from “Salvador Puig Antich: Collected Writings on Repression and Resistance in Franco’s Spain”

Posted on February 24th, 2021 in AK Book Excerpts, Recommended Reading

We recently published Salvador Puig Antich: Collected Writings on Repression and Resistance in Franco’s Spain, a book we’re very proud to have helped bring into the world. It uses the life and writings of Salvador Puig Antich as a doorway into an entire forgotten history of resistance to the authoritarian state. This uncovering in itself—the […]