Radical Pamphlets to Fan the Flames of Discontent

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.


mhaiven at lakeheadu dot ca


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

Series Editor

Editorial Advisory Board

Phanuel Antwi, Isa Fremeaux, Stefano Harney, Marc Herbst, Brian Holmes, Jay Jordan, Eunsong Kim, Aris Komporozos-Athanasiou, Alana Lentin, Eli Meyerhoff, Dylan AT Miner, Nick Mirzoeff, Massimiliano Mao Mollona, Jerome Roos, Ezra Winton.

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.


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.



10 May 2023 – Spring Call for Pitches (closes 15 June 2023)


Illustrator and Publicist