Paper $31.00 ISBN: 9780745321790 Published July 2004 For Sale in All Americas and the Caribbean except Canada
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Collective Action: A Bad Subjects Anthology

Edited by Megan Shaw Prelinger and Joel Schalit

Collective Action: A Bad Subjects Anthology

Edited by Megan Shaw Prelinger and Joel Schalit

Distributed for Pluto Press

232 pages | 5.90551 x 8.07087
Paper $31.00 ISBN: 9780745321790 Published July 2004 For Sale in All Americas and the Caribbean except Canada
Cloth $95.00 ISBN: 9780745321806 Published July 2004 For Sale in All Americas and the Caribbean except Canada
Contents
Acknowledgments / Introduction

PART I: POLITICS OLD AND NEW
1: Prison Activists Notes by Karl MacRae
2. Iraq War Culture by Joe Lockard
3. Beyond Copyright Consciousness by Rick Prelinger
4. I Was a Teenage Reactionary by Doug Henwood
5. Voodoo Politics by David Hawkes
6. A Context for Genoa by Edmund Zimmerman
7. Blacks and Reds in Polish Technicolor by Ewa Pagacz
8. Marxism, Class Analysis, and the USSR: A Y2K Perspective by Richard D. Wolff

PART II: REMEMBERING HISTORY
9. New Year's Eve in Berlin: Firecrackers, Fascist Light Shows, and Witnessing History in the Haupstadt by John Brady
10. The Tenth Anniversary of the Siege at Waco and April 2003 by Megan Shaw Prelinger
11. The FSM Café: History, Memory, and the Political Legacy of Coffee by
Tomás Sandoval, Jr. and Jason Ferreira
12. Are Diplomatic Ties with Tyrants More Important than Civil Rights? Life During APEC '97 by Elisabeth Hurst
13. Marx vs. Weber, Uno Mas! by JC Myers

PART III: IN AND OUT OF THE ACADEMY
14. San Francisco: Dangerous for Whores/I’d Rather Be a Whore Than an Academic by Lisa Archer
15. Left Conservatism by Matt Wray
16. Caretaking the Echo Pond: The Practice of Art in the Fin-de-Siecle Academy by Mark Van Proyen
17. In-Between Days: Intellectual Work and Intelligent Life at the Crossroads by Scott Schaffer
18. Make It a Double: My Dual Lives as Barkeep and Grad Student by Wayde Grinstead
19. Inside the Idea Factory by Katie Simon

PART IV: CROSSING BORDERS
20. Girls (Forced to) Dance Naked! The Politics and Presumptions of Anti-Trafficking Laws by Gretchen Soderlund and Emma Grant
21. Driving Through the Minefields of Love by Joel Schalit
22. Cross-Dressing in Bulgaria: Gay Identity, Post-Communist Fear, and Magical Love by Robin Brooks
23. Marxing Across the Border by Frederick Luis Aldama
24 Securing Profits by Carrie Rentschler
25. Dangerous Bodies: Globalisation, the Militarisation of Borders and New (Old) Forms of Slavery by Arturo Aldama
26. The Race to Be Mobile by Kevin Carollo

PART V: THE PERSONAL IS THE POLITICAL
27. On the Merits of Racial Identity by Tómas Sandoval
28. Outside In: The Failings of Alternative Communities by Kim Nicolini
29. Marxism After Ho Chi Minh by Viet Than Nguyen
30. Reporting Rape vs. a Woman's Right to Speak: I Won't Get Fooled Again by Cynthia Hoffman
31. My Dad Kicked Ass for a Living by Zack Furness

PART VI: MEDIA AND RESPONSE
32. Hotel California: Learning How to Read by Charlie Bertsch
33. Bodies: Sex Pistols and Abortion Art by Mike Mosher
34. Marx’s Media Corps by Jonathan Sterne
35. The AT&T ‘Vietnam’ Commercial by Robert Shaw and Megan Shaw Prelinger
36. Heterosexual Love by Annalee Newitz

Notes on Contributors / Index
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