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    Book Review: Performing Trauma in Central Africa: Shadows of Empire by Laura Edmondson

Book Review: Performing Trauma in Central Africa: Shadows of Empire by Laura Edmondson

There is a long history of cultural production in response to violent conflict, and more recently its manipulation by […]

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    Book Review: Theory for the World to Come: Speculative Fiction and Apocalyptic Anthropology by Matthew J. Wolf-Meyer

Book Review: Theory for the World to Come: Speculative Fiction and Apocalyptic Anthropology by Matthew J. Wolf-Meyer

In Theory for the World to Come: Speculative Fiction and Apocalyptic Anthropology, Matthew J. Wolf-Meyer argues that speculative fiction offers a rich […]

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    Book Review: Fictioning: The Myth-Functions of Contemporary Art and Philosophy by David Burrows and Simon O’Sullivan

Book Review: Fictioning: The Myth-Functions of Contemporary Art and Philosophy by David Burrows and Simon O’Sullivan

In Fictioning: The Myth-Functions of Contemporary Art and Philosophy, David Burrows and Simon O’Sullivan define and map instances of the practice […]

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    Book Review: Sensual Excess: Queer Femininity and Brown Jouissance by Amber Jamilla Musser

Book Review: Sensual Excess: Queer Femininity and Brown Jouissance by Amber Jamilla Musser

In Sensual Excess: Queer Femininity and Brown Jouissance, Amber Jamilla Musser confronts the tensions that arise in producing knowledge […]

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    Book Review: Unruly Visions: The Aesthetic Practices of Queer Diaspora by Gayatri Gopinath

Book Review: Unruly Visions: The Aesthetic Practices of Queer Diaspora by Gayatri Gopinath

In Unruly Visions: The Aesthetic Practices of Queer Diaspora, Gayatri Gopinath offers an interwoven exploration of diaspora, visuality and queer studies, […]

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    Book Review: Boys’ Love, Cosplay and Androgynous Idols: Queer Fan Cultures in Mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan edited by Maud Lavin, Ling Yang and Jing Jamie Zhao

Book Review: Boys’ Love, Cosplay and Androgynous Idols: Queer Fan Cultures in Mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan edited by Maud Lavin, Ling Yang and Jing Jamie Zhao

In Boys’ Love, Cosplay and Androgynous Idols: Queer Fan Cultures in Mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan, editors Maud […]

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    Reading List: 10 Recommended Reads from LSE Spectrum for #IDAHOBIT2019

Reading List: 10 Recommended Reads from LSE Spectrum for #IDAHOBIT2019

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17 May is International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (#IDAHOBIT). Beginning in 2004, 17 […]

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    Long Read Review: k-punk: The Collected and Unpublished Writings of Mark Fisher (2004-2016) by Mark Fisher, edited by Darren Ambrose with Simon Reynolds

Long Read Review: k-punk: The Collected and Unpublished Writings of Mark Fisher (2004-2016) by Mark Fisher, edited by Darren Ambrose with Simon Reynolds

New collection k-punk gathers together work written by the influential British cultural theorist and political activist Mark Fisher between […]

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    Book Review: Alison Bechdel: Conversations edited by Rachel R. Martin

Book Review: Alison Bechdel: Conversations edited by Rachel R. Martin

In Alison Bechdel: Conversations, editor Rachel R. Martin collates a number of interviews with the cartoonist Alison Bechdel, known […]

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    Are We Heading Towards A Digital Dystopia? Q&A with Sam Byers, author of Perfidious Albion

Are We Heading Towards A Digital Dystopia? Q&A with Sam Byers, author of Perfidious Albion

As part of LSE Festival: New World (Dis)Orders (25 February and 2 March 2019), author Sam Byers participated on a panel discussing ‘Are […]

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    Book Review: Regeneration Songs: Sounds of Investment and Loss from East London edited by Alberto Duman, Dan Hancox, Malcolm James and Anna Minton

Book Review: Regeneration Songs: Sounds of Investment and Loss from East London edited by Alberto Duman, Dan Hancox, Malcolm James and Anna Minton

In Regeneration Songs: Sounds of Investment and Loss from East London, editors Alberto Duman, Dan Hancox, Malcolm James and Anna Minton bring […]

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    Book Review: Vexy Thing: On Gender and Liberation by Imani Perry

Book Review: Vexy Thing: On Gender and Liberation by Imani Perry

In Vexy Thing: On Gender and Liberation, Imani Perry offers a powerful historical analysis of patriarchy and domination that draws on […]

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    Book Review: Counter Institution: Activist Estates of the Lower East Side by Nandini Bagchee

Book Review: Counter Institution: Activist Estates of the Lower East Side by Nandini Bagchee

In Counter Institution: Activist Estates of the Lower East Side, Nandini Bagchee shifts our focus from the public spaces of New […]

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    Author Interview: Mary Evans, Sarah Moore and Hazel Johnstone on Detecting the Social: Order and Disorder in Post-1970s Detective Fiction

Author Interview: Mary Evans, Sarah Moore and Hazel Johnstone on Detecting the Social: Order and Disorder in Post-1970s Detective Fiction

In their new book, Detecting the Social: Order and Disorder in Post-1970s Detective Fiction, Mary Evans, Sarah Moore and […]

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    LSE RB Year in Review: The Top 12 Book Reviews of 2018 (Part One)

LSE RB Year in Review: The Top 12 Book Reviews of 2018 (Part One)

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What were you reading in 2018 on LSE Review of Books? In Part One of our review […]

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