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  • How To Do Nothing

    How To Do Nothing
    av Jenny Odell

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612197494

    Jaron Lanier meets John Muir in Jenny Odell's HOW TO DO NOTHING, an action plan for political resistance to the attention economy When the technologies we use every day collapse our experiences into 24/7 availability, platforms for personal branding…

  • Debt

    Debt
    av David Graeber

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612194196

    Now in paperback, the updated and expanded edition: David Graeber's "fresh . . . fascinating . . . thought-provoking . . . and exceedingly timely" (Financial Times) history of debt Here anthropologist David Graeb…

  • Antifa

    Antifa
    av Mark Bray

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612197036

    The National Bestseller "Focused and persuasive... Bray's book is many things: the first English-language transnational history of antifa, a how-to for would-be activists, and a record of advice from anti-Fascist organizers past and present."--THE N…

  • Trainwreck

    Trainwreck
    av Sady Doyle

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612196480

    She's everywhere once you start looking for her: the trainwreck. She's Britney Spears shaving her head, Whitney Houston saying, "crack is whack," and Amy Winehouse, dying in front of millions. But the trainwreck is also as old (and as meaningful) a…

  • How We Win

    How We Win
    av George Lakey

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612197531

    A lifetime of activist experience informs this playbook for building and conducting nonviolent direct action campaigns --teaching us how to achieve real progressive change. Today's new direct action campaigns require a new, down-to-earth guide to ef…

  • Dead Blondes And Bad Mothers

    Dead Blondes And Bad Mothers
    av Sady Doyle

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612197920

    The Female Monster is alive and well in the pop-cultural imagination. What does she tell us about ourselves and how we live today? Funny, smart and encyclopedic, nimbly addressing everyone from the biblical Lilith, to the movie Carrie, to Hae Min Le…

  • Group Portrait with Lady

    Group Portrait with Lady
    av Heinrich Boll

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781935554332

    Cited by the Nobel Prize committee as the "crown" of Heinrich B ll's work, the gripping story of Group Portrait With Lady unspools like a suspenseful documentary. Via a series of tense interviews, an unnamed narrator uncovers the story--past and pre…

  • Eggshells

    Eggshells
    av Caitriona Lally

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612195971

    -- Irish Book of the Year Finalist -- An Amazon Best Books of the Year So Far pick A whimsical, touching debut about loneliness, friendship and hope... Vivian doesn't feel like she fits in - and never has. As a child, she was so whimsical that her…

  • Nietzsche And The Burbs

    Nietzsche And The Burbs
    av Lars Iyer

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612198125

    This highly anticipated followup to the acclaimed Wittgenstein Jr. finds a young Nietzsche experiencing the excitements and the humiliations of finals season in a modern high school. When a new student transfers in from private school, his public sc…

  • The Eternal Philistine

    The Eternal Philistine
    av Odon von Horvath

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781935554479

  • Youth Without God

    Youth Without God
    av Odon von Horvath

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612191195

    Written in exile while in flight from the Nazis, this dark, bizarre evocation of everyday life under fascism is available for the first time in thirty years. This last book by d n von Horv th, one of the 20th-century's great but forgotten writers,…

  • Bartleby The Scrivener

    Bartleby The Scrivener
    av Herman Melville

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780974607801

    "I prefer not to," he respectfully and slowly said, and mildly disappeared. Academics hail it as the beginning of modernism, but to readers around the world--even those daunted by Moby-Dick--Bartleby the Scrivener is simply one of the most absorbing…

  • Culture as Weapon: The Art of Influence in Everyday Life

    Culture as Weapon: The Art of Influence in Everyday Life
    av Nato Thompson

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612196800

    One of the country's leading activist curators explores how corporations and governments have used art and culture to mystify and manipulate us. The production of culture was once the domain of artists, but beginning in the early 1900s, the emerging…

  • The 100% Solution

    The 100% Solution
    av Solomon Goldstein-Rose

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612198385

    This short, accessible, and argument-driven book shows the way to 100% reduction in carbon emissions by 2050. Most experts agree that we need to get to negative greenhouse gas emissions worldwide by the year 2050 in order to stave off the most catas…

  • Missing Soluch

    Missing Soluch
    av Mahmoud Dowlatabadi

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781933633114

    Perhaps the most important work in modern Iranian literature, this starkly beautiful novel examines the trials of an impoverished woman and her children living in a remote village in Iran, after the unexplained disappearance of her husband, Soluch.…

  • Shoplifting From American Apparel

    Shoplifting From American Apparel
    av Tao Lin

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781933633787

  • Hannah Arendt: The Last Interview

    Hannah Arendt: The Last Interview
    av Hannah Arendt

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612193113

    "There are no dangerous thoughts for the simple reason that thinking itself is such a dangerous enterprise."
--Hannah Arendt In these interviews--including her final interview given in October 1973, in the midst of Watergate and the Yom Kippur…

  • Juliet The Maniac

    Juliet The Maniac
    av Juliet Escoria

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612197593

    Debut coming-of-age novel from the "indelible, shrewd and frank and real" (Emily Gould) writer DAZED describes as "a combination of Denis Johnson and Joan Didion" It's 1997, and 14-year-old Juliet has it pretty good. But over the course of the next…

  • The Utopia Of Rules

    The Utopia Of Rules
    av David Graeber

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612195186

    From the author of the international bestseller Debt: The First 5,000 Years comes a revelatory account of the way bureaucracy rules our lives Where does the desire for endless rules, regulations, and bureaucracy come from? How did we come to spend…

  • The Immortals Of Tehran

    The Immortals Of Tehran
    av Ali Araghi

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612198187

    This generations-spanning novel carries one extraordinary family to the brink of the Iranian Revolution--and marks the debut of a literary talent to watch As a child living in his family's apple orchard, Ahmad Torkash-Vand treasures his great-great-…

  • Why I Am Not A Feminist

    Why I Am Not A Feminist
    av Jessa Crispin

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612196015

    Outspoken critic Jessa Crispin delivers a searing rejection of contemporary feminism . . . and a bracing manifesto for revolution. Are you a feminist? Do you believe women are human beings and that they deserve to be treated as such? That women dese…

  • The Aeronauts: Travels in the Air

    The Aeronauts: Travels in the Air
    av James Glaisher

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612197968

    The True Story Behind the Major Motion Picture -- and one of the greatest daredevil stories in the history of aviation In 1862, ambitious scientist James Glaisher set out to do the impossible: ascend higher into the skies than ever before. A pioneer…

  • The Travels And Surprising Adventures Of Baron Munchausen

    The Travels And Surprising Adventures Of Baron Munchausen
    av Rudolf Erich Raspe

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612191232

    The restored, unbowdlerized text of Raspe's slapstick travel epic featuring the classic illustrations from Strang & Clark (1895) No one has journeyed to as many foreign lands as Baron von Munchausen. Nor, when it comes time to fire a cannon, will y…

  • The Anatomy of Inequality: Its Social and Economic Origins- And Solutions

    The Anatomy of Inequality: Its Social and Economic Origins- And Solutions
    av Per Molander

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612196237

    Award-winning Swedish analyst Per Molander's book changes the conversation about the causes and effects of inequality. Molander addresses obvious questions that other pundits avoid - including why the wealthiest countries, such as the US, have the g…

  • The Senate Intelligence Committee Report on Torture: Committee Study of the Central Intelligence Agency's Detention and Interrogation Program

    The Senate Intelligence Committee Report on Torture: Committee Study of the Central Intelligence Agency's Detention and Interrogation Program
    av Senate Select Committee on Intelligence

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612194851

    "The most extensive review of U.S. intelligence-gathering tactics in generations." "--Los Angeles Times" Meticulously formatted, this is a highly readable edition of the Senate Intelligence Committee's investigation of Central Intelligence Agency in…

  • James Baldwin: The Last Interview

    James Baldwin: The Last Interview
    av James Baldwin

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612194004

    Never before available, the unexpurgated last interview with James Baldwin "I was not born to be what someone said I was. I was not born to be defined by someone else, but by myself, and myself only." When, in the fall of 1987, the poet Quincy Troup…

  • The Queue

    The Queue
    av Basma Abdel Aziz

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612195162

    "The Queue ... has drawn comparisons to Western classics like George Orwell's 1984 and The Trial by Franz Kafka. It represents a new wave of dystopian and surrealist fiction from Middle Eastern writers who are grappling with the chaotic aftermath an…

  • Future Days: Krautrock and the Birth of a Revolutionary New Music

    Future Days: Krautrock and the Birth of a Revolutionary New Music
    av David Stubbs

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612194745

    A sweeping history of the men and women who transformed postwar Germany--and created a musical genre that revolutionized rock and roll and gave birth to hip-hop. West Germany after World War II was a country in shock: estranged from its recent his…

  • The Money Cult

    The Money Cult
    av Chris Lehmann

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612195582

    A grand and startling work of American history America was founded, we're taught in school, by the Pilgrims and other Puritans escaping religious persecution in Europe--an austere and pious lot who established a culture that remained pure and uncor…

  • Strange Stars

    Strange Stars
    av Jason Heller

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612197760

    A Hugo Award-winning author and music journalist explores the weird and wild story of when rock 'n' roll met the sci-fi world of the 1970s As the 1960s drew to a close, and mankind trained its telescopes on other worlds, old conventions gave way t…

  • Hunter S. Thompson: The Last Interview

    Hunter S. Thompson: The Last Interview
    av Hunter S. Thompson

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612196930

    More than a decade after his death, Hunter S. Thompson is as popular - and as relevant - as ever. Vigorously political, he both anticipated the situation in Washington now and here, in a collection that ranges from an early conversation with Studs T…

  • How to Do Nothing: Resisting the Attention Economy

    How to Do Nothing: Resisting the Attention Economy
    av Jenny Odell

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612198552

    ** A New York Times Bestseller ** "A complex, smart and ambitious book that at first reads like a self-help manual, then blossoms into a wide-ranging political manifesto."--Jonah Engel Bromwich, The New York Times Book Review One of President Barac…

  • The Revisionaries

    The Revisionaries
    av A.R. Moxon

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612197982

    A postmodern epic of a modern day street preacher who risks everything to help a prophet flee a figure who may be God. THE REVISIONARIES is a maximalist work of fiction, where the social novel meets comic book antics. At its heart is the leader of a…

  • The Revisionaries

    The Revisionaries
    av A.R. Moxon

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612198729

    "A modern-day classic... equally audacious and brilliant."--Ron Charles, Washington Post All is not boding well for Father Julius. . . A street preacher decked out in denim robes and running shoes, Julius is a source of inspiration for a community t…

  • The Gringa

    The Gringa
    av Andrew Altschul

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612198224

    A gripping and subversive novel about the tragic consequences of American idealism and the slippery nature of the truth. It is 1998 and Leonora Gelb, a passionate and idealistic Stanford grad, is determined to make a difference. While working in the…

  • A Woman Like Her: The Story Behind the Honor Killing of a Social Media Star

    A Woman Like Her: The Story Behind the Honor Killing of a Social Media Star
    av Sanam Maher

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612198408

    "An exemplary work of investigative journalism." --Parul Sehgal, The New York Times The murder of a Pakistani social media star exposes a culture divided between accelerating modernity and imposed traditional values--and the tragedy of those caught…

  • Julia Child: The Last Interview

    Julia Child: The Last Interview
    av Julia Child

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612197333

    A delightful collection of interviews with the beloved Julia Child--"The French Chef," author, and television personality who revolutionized home cooking in 20th century America This delightful collection of interviews with "The French Chef" Julia C…

  • Prince: The Last Interview

    Prince: The Last Interview
    av Prince

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612197456

    There is perhaps no musician who has had as much influence on the sound of contemporary American music than Prince. His pioneering compositions brought a variety of musical genres into a singular funky and virtuosic sound. In this remarkable collect…

  • The Invisible Killer: The Rising Global Threat of Air Pollution- And How We Can Fight Back

    The Invisible Killer: The Rising Global Threat of Air Pollution- And How We Can Fight Back
    av Gary Fuller

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612197838

    An urgent examination of one of the biggest global crises facing us today--air pollution--looking at the drastic worsening of the problem, and what we can do about it. "Fascinating, readable, and terrifying in equal measure." --Mark Lynas, author of…

  • Trouble in Paradise: From the End of History to the End of Capitalism

    Trouble in Paradise: From the End of History to the End of Capitalism
    av Slavoj Zizek

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612196190

    In Trouble in Paradise, Slavoj Žižek, one of our most famous, most combative philosophers, explains how we can find a way out of the crisis of capitalism. There is obviously trouble in the global capitalist paradise. But why do we find i…

  • The Diary of a Bookseller

    The Diary of a Bookseller
    av Shaun Bythell

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612197241

    A WRY AND HILARIOUS ACCOUNT OF LIFE AT A BOOKSHOP IN A REMOTE SCOTTISH VILLAGE "Among the most irascible and amusing bookseller memoirs I've read." --Dwight Garner, New York Times "Warm, witty and laugh-out-loud funny..."--Daily Mail The Diary of…

  • The Diary of a Bookseller

    The Diary of a Bookseller
    av Shaun Bythell

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612198163

  • The Castle In Transylvania

    The Castle In Transylvania
    av Jules Verne

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781935554080

    Back from the dead: the first ever zombie storyBefore there was Dracula, there was "The Castle in Transylvania." In its first new translation in over 100 years, this is the first book to set a gothic horror story, featuring people who may or may not…

  • Event: A Philosophical Journey Through a Concept

    Event: A Philosophical Journey Through a Concept
    av Slavoj Zizek

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612194110

    Probably the most famous living philosopher, Slavoj Žižek explores the meaning of events in this short and digestible book An event can be an occurrence that shatters ordinary life, a radical political rupture, a transformation of reality…

  • Revolution Sunday

    Revolution Sunday
    av Wendy Guerra

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612196619

    A novel about glamour, surveillance, and corruption in contemporary Cuba, from an internationally bestselling author--who has never before been translated into English Cleo, scion of a once-prominent Cuban family and a promising young writer in her…

  • A Mind Spread Out On The Ground

    A Mind Spread Out On The Ground
    av Alicia Elliott

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612198668

  • Marilyn Monroe: The Last Interview

    Marilyn Monroe: The Last Interview
    av Marilyn Monroe

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612198774

  • Frida Kahlo: The Last Interview

    Frida Kahlo: The Last Interview
    av Frida Kahlo

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612198750

  • Chalk

    Chalk
    av Joshua Rivkin

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612198545

    **A New York Times Editors Choice** "The most substantive biography of the artist to date...propulsive, positive and persuasive."--Holland Cotter, New York Times Book Review **PEN / Jacqueline Bograd Weld Award for Biography Finalist** **A Marfie…

  • Bolano

    Bolano
    av Monica Maristain

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612194844

    The first biography of Chilean novelist Roberto BolaNo, the author of the international bestsellers "The" "Savage Detectives" and "2666" How to know the man behind works of fiction so prone to extravagance? In the first biography of Chilean novelist…

  • David Foster Wallace: The Last Interview

    David Foster Wallace: The Last Interview
    av David Foster Wallace

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612197418

    An expanded edition featuring new interviews and an introduction by the editor, a New York Times journalist and friend of the author A unique selection of the best interviews given by David Foster Wallace, including the last he gave before his suici…

  • The Dead

    The Dead
    av James Joyce

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780974960906

    A New Year's Eve gathering in Dublin is the setting of this elegant, accessible masterpiece that ends with a signature epiphany by the protagonist, who offers a perspective on the lives, dreams, and feelings of the party's guests. This beautifully p…