Radical pamphlets to fan the flames of discontent

Coming in Spring 2022...

Palm Oil

The Grease of Empire

By Max Haiven

On Cuddling

Loved to Death in the Racial Embrace

By Phanuel Antwi

Radical Pamphlets to Fan the Flames of Discontent

A collaboration between Pluto Press and The ReImagining Value Action Lab,VAGABONDS strives to publish an eclectic mix of long revolutionary essays and experimental works at the intersection of radical action, interventionist art, and critical inquiry.

Radical ~ Rigorous ~ Resonant

Anti-colonial, queer, feminist, and militating for collective action and radical joy (including the joy of reading), VAGABONDS aims to publish some of the best and most important writing for the struggles of tomorrow in short, accessible, and passionate form. They are peer-reviewed using a generative and open model.

Contact

info [at] vagabonds.xyz

Proposals

For information on the series and how pitch a title, please click here.

Series Editor

Editorial advisory board

Phanuel Antwi, Isa Fremeaux, Stefano Harney, Brian Holmes, John Jordan, Eunsong Kim, Aris Komporozos-Athanasiou, Alana Lentin, Eli Meyerhoff, Dylan AT Miner, Nick Mirzoeff, Jerome Roos, and Cassie Thornton

Pluto Press

Pluto Press is a anti-capitalist, internationalist and politically independent radical political publishing house with offices in London and New York. It was founded in 1969 and focuses on making timely interventions in contemporary struggles.

RiVAL

The ReImagining Value Action Lab (RiVAL) is a workshop for the radical imagination, social justice, and decolonization based in Anishinaabe territories on the Northern shore of Gitchiigumi (Thunder Bay, Canada) and active online and around the world. It is co-directed by Max Haiven and Cassie Thronton.

Events

Radical Care (online March 23)

The Blade of Grass Foundation is hosting a free online event with VAGABONDS author Cassie Thronton (author of The Hologram) and Bay Area movement educator Miki Kashtan, moderated by Kaira Jewel. More information and registration...

Care-to-Care (online February 25)

Paris’s La Gaîté Lyrique is hosting a free event discussing mutual aid in the pandemic with VAGABONDS author Cassie Thornton (speaking about The Hologram) and Marina Sitrin, editor of the recent book Pandemic Solidarity. More...

News, Media, and Interviews

Review of PANDEMONIUM at libcom.org

Libcom.org has published an excellent and comprehensive review of Angela Mitropoulos’s Pandemonium: Proliferating Borders of Capital and the Pandemic Swerve, which can be read here: https://libcom.org/blog/review-angela-mitropoulos-pandemonium-15092020

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