Revolutionary Politics and everyday praxis – Aber Transitions reading group session

Book LoftusThe Aber Transitions Group will hold its first reading session of the year, covering the first two chapters of Alex Loftus’ ‘Everyday Environmentalism’ which should make for excellent discussion. The book is available online through the Hugh Owen library (subscribers). Please contact Sophie Wynne-Jones (sxw@aber.ac.uk) for more information.

The session will take place in the Aberystwyth Arts Centre on Wednesday 29 October 1 – 2 pm.

” A bold rethinking of urban political ecology –

Everyday Environmentalism develops a conversation between marxist theories of everyday life and recent work in urban political ecology, arguing for a philosophy of praxis in relation to the politics of urban environments. Alex Loftus reformulates—with the assistance of Lukács, Gramsci, Lefebvre, and others—a politics of the environment in which everyday subjectivity is at the heart of a revolutionary politics”

http://www.upress.umn.edu/book-division/books/everyday-environmentalism

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