Reading list

Reading list

Here’s a list of possible non-fiction and fiction readings for our reading group. Please contact us if you have any suggestions for readings.


Albert, Michael, Parecon: Life After Capitalism
Bookchin, Murray, Post-Scarcity Anarchism/The Ecology of Freedom
Bregman, Rutger, Utopia for Realists
Chrostowska, S and‎ James Ingram eds, Political Uses of Utopia
Davis, Angela, The Meaning of Freedom
Felber, Christian, Change Everything: Creating an Economy for the Common Good
Frase, Peter, Four Futures
Greenfield, Adam, Radical Technologies
Haraway, Donna, ‘A Cyborg Manifesto’
James, CLR, The Future in the Present
Jameson, Fredric, An American Utopia
Jameson, Fredric, Archaeologies of the Future
Johnson, Gaye Theresa and Alex Lubin eds, Futures of Black Radicalism
Kunkel, Benjamin, Utopia or Bust
Leonard, Sarah and Bhaskar Sunkara, The Future We Want: Radical Ideas for the New Century
Levitas, R, Utopia as Method
Lynd, Staughton and Grubačić, Andrej, Wobblies and Zapatistas
Mason, Paul, Postcaptalism
Mbah, Sam and Bufe, Chaz, African Anarchism
Monbiot, George, Out of the Wreckage
Munoz, Jose Esteban, Cruising Utopia: The Then and There of Queer Futurityselection from
Murphy, Douglas, Last Futures
Nkrumah, Kwame, ‘African Socialism Revisited’
Rapp, John A, Daosim and Anarchism
Raworth Kate, Doughnut Economics
Russell, Bertrand, Proposed Roads to Freedom
Sabio, Oso, Rojava: An Alternative to Imperialism, Nationalism, and Islamism in the Middle East
Salins, Marshall, Stone age Economics
Sanday, Peggy Reeves, Women at the Center: Life in a Modern Matriarchy
Scott, James C, Against the Grain: A Deep History of the Earliest States
Segal, Lynne, Radical Happiness
Srnicek, Nick and Alex Williams, Inventing the Future
The Native Critics Collective, Reasoning Together
Unger, Roberto Mangabeira, The Religion of the Future
Vitale, Alex S, The End of Policing
Wall, Derek, Economics After Capitalism
Wright, Erik Olin, Envisioning Real Utopias
Zerzan, John, Future Primitive Revisited


Bellamy, Edward, Looking Backward
Butler, Octavia, Fledgling
Callenbach, Ernest, Ecotopia
Delany, Samuel, Triton
Dila, Dilman, selection from A Killing in the Sun, or A Terminal Move
Dillon, Grace, Walking the Clouds: An Anthology of Indigenous Science Fiction – selection from
Gilman, Charlotte Perkins, Herland
Hopkinson, Nalo and Uppinder Mehan eds, So Long Been Dreaming: Postcolonial Science Fiction & Fantasyselection from
Imarisha, Walidah and brown, adrienne maree, Octavia’s Brood: Science Fiction Stories from Social Justice Movements – selection
Le Guin, Ursula, The Dispossessed
More, Thomas, Utopia
Morris, William, News from Nowhere
Piercy, Marge, Woman on the Edge of Time
Robinson, Kim Stanley, Mars Trilogy
Shawl, Nisi, Everfair
Thomas, Sheree, selection from Dark Matter anthologies