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  • Night Thoughts

    Writer and actor Wallace Shawn's probing, honest, and self-critical take on civilization and its discontents.
  • The Whiskey of our Discontent

    Reflections on the profound influence of poet, educator, and social activist Gwendolyn Brooks through examinations of her life and work.
  • Splinterlands

    Julian West, looking backwards from 2050, tries to understand why the world and his family have fallen apart.
  • The BreakBeat Poets

    Edited by Kevin Coval, Quraysh Ali Lansana, et al.
    A first-of-its-kind anthology of hip-hop poetica written for and by the people.
  • Reading Revolution

    Shakespeare's work gives hope and inspiration to the political prisoners held on apartheid South Africa's infamous Robben Island.
  • Emma

    Howard Zinn dramatizes the life of Emma Goldman, the anarchist, feminist, and free-spirited thinker who was exiled from the US.
  • Marx in Soho

    Marx in Soho is a brilliant introduction to Marx's life, his analysis of society, and his passion for radical change.
  • Is Just a Movie

    Rich, inventive, and funny, here is the first novel in over a decade from the great Caribbean novelist Earl Lovelace.
  • Essays

    Probing essays and observations by acclaimed actor and playwright Wallace Shawn, in his first nonfiction collection.
  • Marx in Soho (Audio CD)

    America's leading historian Howard Zinn brings Karl Marx back to life for a new generation.
  • Essays (unabridged audiobook)

    Probing essays by actor and playwright Wallace Shawn, read by the author in unabridged audiobook format
  • Notes from the Middle World

    An acclaimed South African writer, freedom fighter, and artist illuminates the labyrinth of our political present.
  • Poetry and Protest

    Edited by Lee Sustar
    A vital original collection of the interviews, poetry, and essays of the much-loved anti-apartheid leader.