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**Antiuniversity Anti-Cull Afterword by Julian Langer** (audio)

 

 

Bretannike Rebellion

by Julian Langer

But they did not merely tell them of grandmother’s words – they sung them, cried them, roared them, with an energy of beastly will…

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My Anti-Cull Philosophy I & II

by Julian Langer

Moments later, we felt the badger die in our arms, as we desperately attempted to bring them to the car alive, to take them to a wildlife hospital. It was this experience, more than any other, than confirmed to me the intensity to which this culture is waging a violent campaign upon wildlife, akin to other militarist efforts in cultural-extermination. My awareness of this remains today and I remain on the side of wildlife…

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Affirming The Open: An Ontological Anarchist Manifesto

by Julian Langer

I danced naked in the-open, as I felt rain fall on me through the gaps between pine trees. The bare wind caressing my open skin affirmed this transgression of custom and law. A glorious summer day, not even Alexander the Great could have blocked my sunshine, for my power exceeded that of empire. The music I danced to was the sound of pollinators humming and birds singing, in an orchestra that was held by the percussive beating of the raindrops upon the earth…

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I Was a Teenage Luddite

by J. Jones

At its height, my Neoluddite fixation was strong enough that I chose to avoid all modern technology as far as possible. This being a neurotic obsession, it was impossible to achieve in full, instead I began to avoid basic appliances. Laptops. Light-switches. Buses. Microwaves. Phones. It would have been a compulsion if it wasn’t contrived with such ascetic logic…

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INSTRUCTIONS FOR BUILDING A ____-____

by J. Jones

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Summerisle Versus Civilisation or The Radicalism of The Wicker Man

by J. Fraser & Ll. Summer

Yet here, just as the rejection of civilisation is reaching its most overt moments, Lord Summerisle appears to have shed this depiction, to have become something between, if not something entirely other

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REPRINT for MANCHESTER & SALFORD ANARCHIST BOOKFAIR 2022:

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REPRINT for ANTIUNIVERSITY 2022:

Three titles from Black and Green Press and Species Traitor

 

REPRINT for BRADFORD ANARCHIST & RADICAL BOOKFAIR 2022:

Three titles from Re-pressed and Untamed Distro

 

REPRINT for EARTH FIRST! SUMMER GATHERING 2022:

Three titles from Do or Die!

 

REPRINT for ANARCHIST STUDIES NETWORK CONFERENCE 2022:

Composition and Decomposition: Contemporary Anarchist Aesthetics by John Moore from Anarchist Studies 6.2

 

REPRINT for LIVERPOOL ANARCHIST BOOKFAIR 2022:

Unknowable: Against an Indigenous Anarchist Theory from Indigenous Action

 

REPRINT for MANCHESTER & SALFORD ANARCHIST BOOKFAIR 2021:

Locating An Indigenous Anarchism by Aragorn! from Green Anarchy #19

 

REPRINT for ANARCHIST BOOKFAIR IN LONDON 2021:

Three titles from Venomous Butterfly and Willful Disobedience

 

REPRINT for ANTIUNIVERSITY 2021:

Three titles from Return Fire

 

REPRINT for BRADFORD ANARCHIST & RADICAL BOOKFAIR 2021:

Stories of the Bear and Raccoon People by Aragorn!

 

REPRINT for EDINBURGH ANARCHIST FEMINIST BOOKFAIR 2021:

The Storyteller Who Ate the World: Interview with Layla AbdelRahim from Backwoods

 

REPRINT for ANARCHIST BOOKFAIR IN LONDON 2020:

Interview with Klee Benally by Aragorn! from Black Seed #1 & #2

 

REPRINT for ANARCHIST STUDIES NETWORK CONFERENCE 2020:

Against the Megamachine from Fifth Estate #306 and Industrial Domestication from Fifth Estate #329

 

REPRINT for EDINBURGH ANARCHIST FEMINIST BOOKFAIR 2020:

A Queer Journal of Heresy (excerpt) from Baedan

 

REPRINT for ANTIUNIVERSITY 2020:

Against His-story, Against Leviathan! (excerpt) from AJODA #33

 

REPRINT for MANCHESTER & SALFORD ANARCHIST BOOKFAIR 2019:

Three titles from Elephant Editions

 


 

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