Laboratory of Insurrectionary Imagination, A Users Guide to Demanding the Impossible, Minor Compositions, 2011.
This guide is not a road map or instruction manual. It’s a match struck in the dark, a homemade multi-tool to help you carve out your own path through the ruins of the present, warmed by the stories and strategies of those who took Bertolt Brecht’s words to heart: “Art is not a mirror held up to reality, but a hammer with which to shape it.”
It was written in a whirlwind of three days in December 2010, between the first and second days of action by UK students against the government cuts, and intended to reflect on the possibility of new creative forms of action in the current movements.
Maria ter Meetelen - "From the age of thirteen I wandered abroad and at twenty-one I decided to take a little trip across France dressed as a man....." Maria tells the story of her capture by Barbary pirates and twelve years as a slave at Meknès in Morocco
Maria ter Meetelen, The Curious and Amazing Adventures of Maria ter Meetelen; Twelve Years a Slave (1731- 43) , Trans. by Caroline Stone ...
Sean Kilpatrick - The violent, sexual zone of television and entertainment is made to saturate that safe-haven, the American Family. The result is a zone of violent ambience, a ‘fuckscape’: where every object or word can be made to do horrific actsSean Kilpatrick, Gil the Nihilist: A Sitcom , Lazy Fascist, 203. anorexicchlorinesextoymuseum.blogspot.com/ seankilpatrick.blog...
The Passion of Gengoroh Tagame by Gengoroh Tagame, ed. Anne Ishii, Chip Kidd & Graham Kobleins. PictureBox Inc, 2013. www.tagame....