Politics

 
 
Alexander García Düttmann - What is Contemporary Art?
2021
English edition
Diaphanes - Misceallenous
forthcoming
The heart of the political-aesthetic debate.
Stephanie Oursler - 5 CUTS
2021
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
Wirklichkeit Books
forthcoming
Facsimile edition of Stephanie Oursler's 1975 artist's book.
2021
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Misceallenous
forthcoming
An original multidisciplinary study of the text-image pair in its political dimension, from the militancy of the early twentieth century to the struggles for "visibility" of minorities.
Christian Lutz - Citizens
2021
Edition Patrick Frey
forthcoming
Swiss photographer Christian Lutz documents right-wing populist people, movements and hot spots all over Europe.
Valérie Mavridorakis - Siah Armajani, pragmatisme et anarchie (1957-1988)
2021
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Misceallenous
forthcoming
An in-depth study of the elaboration of the functional architectures-sculptures of the American artist of Iranian origin Siah Armajani (1939-2020), between utopia and pragmatism, allegorizing as much the ideals as the contradictions of the American democracy before being dedicated to figures of the anarchy.
Parapolitics - Cultural Freedom and the Cold War
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
forthcoming
Artistic production as a tool of political and diplomatic influence during the Cold War.
White West - The Afterlife of Fascism
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
forthcoming
Fascism, neo-colonialism and capitalism.
Elizabeth A. Povinelli - E-flux journal - Routes & Worlds
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - E-flux journal
forthcoming
Elizabeth Povinelli's anthropology of the otherwise locates itself within forms of life that run counter to dominant modes of being under late settler liberalism. In these essays, she considers the emergence of new worlds and the extinguishment of old ones, seeking to develop a social imaginary that can sustain radical potentiality without turning a blind eye to our deep interdependence.
Wolfgang Scheppe - Taxonomy of The Barricade - Image Acts of Political Authority in May 1968
2021
English edition
Nero
forthcoming
An iconographic taxonomy of state and police visual control through almost 500 images from the May 1968 police archives in Paris, accompanied by an essay written by Wolfgang Scheppe.
2021
French edition
369 editions - Manuals
forthcoming
An investigation on the question of the energy autonomy of the territories from the history of the village Puy-Saint-André in France.
2021
French edition
369 editions - Manuals
forthcoming
A manual of technological autonomy.
Why are they so afraid of the lotus? - (A Series of Open Questions, vol. 2)
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
forthcoming
The second volume of the Wattis's annual reader, ​A Series of Open Questions.
Reiner Schürmann - Reading Marx - On Transcendental Materialism
2021
English edition
Diaphanes - TransPositions
forthcoming
Schürmann's lecture on Marx emphasizes the philosophical axis of the German theoretician's work and reads it as a transcendental materialism.
Zoran Terzić - Idiocracy - Thinking and Acting in the Age of the Idiot
2021
English edition
Diaphanes - Misceallenous
forthcoming
Zoran Terzić's wide-ranging and sharply detailed essay takes up the cultural-historical figure of the idiot and follows its numerous appearances throughout intellectual history in an examination of the art of idiocy that extends outside the hypertrophic present.
Attaques
2021
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
forthcoming
An anthology of political poetry.
Reiner Schürmann - Se constituer soi-même comme sujet anarchique - Trois essais
2021
French edition
Diaphanes - Anarchies
forthcoming
Reiner Schürmann - Lire Marx
2021
French edition
Diaphanes - Anarchies
forthcoming
Schürmann's lecture on Marx emphasizes the philosophical axis of the German theoretician's work and reads it as a transcendental materialism.
Hans Magnus Enzensberger - Jeu de construction pour une théorie des médias - suivi de Usages d\'une théorie marxiste des médias
2021
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Medias/Theories
forthcoming
First French translation of a seminal text of media theory, which this edition contextualizes, notably through the debate it provoked with Baudrillard.
Bonaventure Soh Bejeng Ndikung - The Delusions of Care
2021
English edition
Archive Books
The misappropriated notion of care and the paths for its rehabilitation.
Performing Human Rights - Contested Amnesia and Aesthetic Practices in the Global South
2021
English edition
Diaphanes - Think Art
Aesthetic practices and human rights in the global south.
Cold Revolution - Central and Eastern European Societies in Times of Socialist Realism, 1948-1959
2021
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
Socialist realism and the relationship between the visual culture of the 1950s and the geopolitical "climate" of the time.
David Graeber - L\'anarchie – pour ainsi dire - Conversations avec Mehdi Belhaj Kacem, Nika Dubrovsky et Assia Turquier-Zauberman
2021
French edition
Diaphanes - Anarchies
David Graeber's interviews (with Mehdi Belhaj Kacem, Nika Dubrovsky, and Assia Turquier-Zauberman) redefine the contours of what an anarchist morality could be today.
Politiques de la distraction
2021
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Labex / ArTeC
A collective and transdisciplinary reflection on the notion of distraction, thought both as the stigma of our societies and as its antidote.
William Kentridge - 2/5
2021
Captures - 2/5 Series
Four artist's posters.
Alexis Nouss - Droit d\'exil - Pour une politisation de la question migratoire – précédé de Covidexil
2021
French edition
Mix
A manifesto for the right of exile: the foreigner is the future of the citizen.


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