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Politics

 
 
2022
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
forthcoming
The fifth and final part of Michel Surya's Matériologies.
Reiner Schürmann - The Place of the Symbolic - Essays on Art and Politics
2021
English edition
Diaphanes - TransPositions
forthcoming
The Place of the Symbolic brings together Reiner Schürmann's essays on the nexus between art and politics.
White West - The Afterlife of Fascism
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
forthcoming
Fascism, neo-colonialism and capitalism.
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.
Želimir Žilnik - Feminist Takes - “Early Works” by Želimir Žilnik
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
forthcoming
The prospects of revolutionary feminism, from Želimir Žilnik's canonical film.
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.
Alexander García Düttmann - What is Contemporary Art?
2021
English edition
Diaphanes - Misceallenous
forthcoming
The heart of the political-aesthetic debate.
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.
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 – Art History – Misceallenous
forthcoming
An anthology of constructivist thought.
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.
Skye Arundhati Thomas - Everything Will Be Remembered
2021
English edition
Floating Opera Press
forthcoming
The story of the protest movement that emerged in India in late 2019, of its state repression, and of the artistic and cultural productions that it has generated.
Reiner Schürmann - Se constituer soi-même comme sujet anarchique - Trois essais
2021
French edition
Diaphanes - Anarchies
forthcoming
Delphine Bauer - Soleil, eau, vent : vers l\'autonomie énergétique
2021
French edition
369 editions - Manuals
forthcoming
An investigation on the question of the energy autonomy of the territories from the history of a village in the Hautes-Alpes in France.
Sarah Petitbon - Vercors, Vie Sauvage
2021
French edition
369 editions - Manuals
forthcoming
An investigation on the natural reserve in the Vercors region, in an ecological, philosophical and political approach.
Claire Richard - Technopolice : défaire le rêve sécuritaire de la safe city
2021
French edition
369 editions - Manuals
forthcoming
A manual of technological autonomy.
Le phototexte engagé - Une culture visuelle du militantisme au XXe siècle
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.
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.
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.
Piotr Piotrowski - Dans l\'ombre de Yalta - Art et avant-garde en Europe de l\'Est (1945-1989)
2021
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Œuvres en sociétés
forthcoming
The first comparative study of artistic culture in Europe under Soviet influence following the Yalta Accords, tracing the complex relationship between art and politics and the tensions between the avant-garde and traditional practices on the other side of the Iron Curtain.
Parapolitics - Cultural Freedom and the Cold War
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
Artistic production as a tool of political and diplomatic influence during the Cold War.
Emilio Vavarella - rs548049170_1_69869_TT
2021
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
A series of visual documents and theoretical inquires around the work rs548049170_1_69869_TT, a translation of artist Emilio Vavarella's genetic code into a fabric, using the 19th century Jacquard loom.
Christian Lutz - Citizens
2021
bilingual edition (English / French)
Edition Patrick Frey
Swiss photographer Christian Lutz documents right-wing populist people, movements and hot spots all over Europe.
Attaques
2021
French edition
Attaques
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
An anthology of critical and political poetry.


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