Suggestions for your library

October 26, 2015
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We’ve just updated the thematic sections with some great suggestions for your library:

From University to Work

Lazzarato, Maurizio. The Making of the Indebted Man: An Essay on the Neoliberal Condition. Translated by Joshua David Jordan. Los Angeles: Semiotext(e), 2012.

Lorey, Isabell. “Governmentality and Self-Precarization,” May 4, 2006.

Perlin, Ross. Intern Nation: How to Earn Nothing and Learn Little in the Brave New Economy. London/New York: Verso, 2011.

Raunig Gerald, Gene Ray, and Ulf Wuggenig. Critique of Creativity: Precarity, Subjectivity and Resistance in the “Creative Industries.” London: MayFlyBooks, 2011.

Redefining career models

Berardi, Franco. Precarious Rhapsody: Semiocapitalism and the Pathologies of the Post-Alpha Generation. London: Minor Compositions, 2009.

Boltanski, Luc, and Ève Chiapello. “The Formation of the Projective City.” In The New Spirit of Capitalism, 103–63. New York: Verso, 2005.

Harvey, David. A Brief History of Neoliberalism. New York: Oxford University Press, 2005.

McRobbie, Angela. “Clubs to Companies: Notes on the Decline of Political Culture in Speeded up Creative Worlds.” Cultural Studies 16, no. 4 (2002): 516–31.

Organising your practice

Banks, Mark. The Politics of Cultural Work. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.

Weeks, Kathi. The Problem with Work: Feminism, Marxism, Antiwork Politics, and Postwork Imaginaries. Durham: Duke University Press, 2011.

Cooperation and support

Bradley, Will, Mika Hannula, and Cristina Ricupero. Self-Organisation, Counter-Economic Strategies. New York/Berlin: Sternberg Press, 2006.

De Angelis, Massimo. The Beginning of History: Value Struggles and Global Capital. London: Pluto Press, 2007.

De Peuter, Greig, and Nick Dyer-Witheford. “Commons and Cooperatives.” Affinities: A Journal of Radical Theory, Culture, and Action 4, no. 1 (2010): 30.

Gibson-Graham, J.K. A Postcapitalist Politics. Minneapolis/London: University of Minnesota Press, 2006.

Gibson-Graham, J.K., and Ethan Miller. “Economy as Ecological Livelihood.” In Manifesto for Living in the Anthropocene, edited by Katherine Gibson, Deborah Bird Rose, and Ruth Fincher, 7–16. New York: Punctum Books, 2015.

Hickey, Amber. A Guidebook for Alternative Nows. The Journal of Aesthetics and Protest Press, 2012.

Miller, Ethan. “Community Economy: Ontology, Ethics, and Politics for Radically-Democratic Economic Organizing.” Community Economies, 2013.

Parker, Martin, George Cheney, Valérie Fournier, and Chris Land, eds. The Routledge Companion to Alternative Organization. Oxon: Routledge, 2014.

And if you also read German, here some more:

Giesecke, Dana, Luise Tremel, and Harald Welzer, eds. FUTURZWEI Zukunftsalmanach 2015/16. Frankfurt am Main: Fischer Taschenbuch, 2014.

Habermann, Friederike. Halbinseln gegen den Strom: Anders leben und wirtschaften im Alltag. Ulrike Helmer Verlag, 2009.