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A Conversation with William C. Anderson on The Nation on No Map

On Monday, December 20th at 7pm ET, join us alongside Odyssey Bookshop for a conversation on The Nation on No Map with author William C. Anderson. Register here! A call for Black survival in the face of widespread crisis. The Nation on No Map examines state power, abolition, and ideological tensions within the struggle for Black […]

Black Anarchism & Abolition with William C. Anderson and Robyn Maynard

On Tuesday, December 21st at 4:00pm PT/7:00pm ET, writer and activist William C. Anderson shares his latest work, The Nation On No Map, in a live virtual conversation with feminist writer Robyn Maynard. Register here! The Nation on No Map examines state power, abolition, and ideological tensions within the struggle for Black liberation while centering the […]

What Is The Modern State? A New Anarchist Theory With Eric Laursen

On November 16th at 7pm GMT join us alongside Freedom Bookshop welcomes writer and activist Eric Laursen to talk about his book The Operating System: An Anarchist Theory of the Modern State. Register here! Please note: due to the on-going coronavirus pandemic only 10 people will be permitted in the shop for the talk. However: […]

G.D.H. Cole: A Libertarian Trapped in the Labour Party

  On Thursday, November 11th at 6:30PM GMT, join us alongside Socialist History Society for a discussion with David Goodway on G.D.H. Cole, a critical member of Britain’s Labour Party. Register here! G.D.H. Cole (1889-1959) declared forcefully at the end of his life that he was ‘neither a Communist nor a Social Democrat…but something…essentially different […]

Deeper Than Politics, More Than Ideology

Posted on November 1st, 2021 in AK Authors!

Featuring: An essay by William C. Anderson on ideology, Black anarchism, and his forthcoming book The Nation on No Map: Black Anarchism & Abolition. If there’s one thing I learned from Black anarchism, it’s to transcend. I am not just a Black anarchist because I want to systematize or institutionalize Black anarchism. I’m not wed […]

Anarchism & The Black Revolution With Lorenzo Kom’boa Ervin and William C. Anderson

On Saturday, October 23rd at 8am PT/11am ET and join us alongside Lorenzo Kom’boa Ervin will discuss his book and its ongoing significance with William C. Anderson, who wrote the introduction to the new edition. Register here! Anarchism and the Black Revolution first connected Black radical thought to anarchist theory in 1979. Now amidst a rising […]

Underlying Issues Featuring Grievers by adrienne maree brown With Imani Perry

On Thursday, October 21st at 4:00pm PST/7:00pm EDT, join us alongside Harrietts Bookshop as we celebrate Grievers a new release from author adrienne maree brown in discussion with Imani Perry. Let’s explore the ‘issues’ that lie deep beneath the surface of what we read to learn life lessons, challenge stereotypes, and dig into uncomfortable truths […]

Salvador Puig Antich With Peter Gelderloos and Ricard de Vargas Golarons

October 9th at 1pm head over to Tamarack in Oakland to be a part of a conversation with Peter Gelderloos and Ricard de Vargas Golarons on Salvador Puig Antich: Selected Writings on Repression and Resistance in Franco’s Spain! In the early 1970s, Salvador Puig Antich of the Iberian Liberation Movement (MIL) was engaged in a […]

Grievers: adrienne maree brown In Conversation With Kiese Laymon

  On Friday, October 8th at 4:30pm EDT, Charis welcomes adrienne maree brown in conversation with Kiese Laymon for a celebration of Grievers. Grievers is the story of a city so plagued by grief that it can no longer function. This event is co-hosted by the Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History. Register for the […]

YES! Fest With adrienne maree brown

On October 7th at 12:30pm PT / 3:30pm ET join us at YES! Fest to be a part of the conversation with adrienne maree brown and social justice activist Fania Davis. Register here! Join Vandana Shiva, Alicia Garza, adrienne maree brown, Fania Davis, Dallas Goldtooth, Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis, Amanda Alexander, Mariah Parker, YES! co-founders Sarah van Gelder and David Korten, and more for a special […]