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Evans, Gareth

Activism - Art - Activism

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Janet Ganguli, 'Time for Peace'

Small World Publications, 2nd edition 2004; ISBN 0 9536235 0 5; £6

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Edited by Notes from Nowhere, 'We Are Everywhere: the Irresistible Rise of Global Anti-Capitalism'

Verso, 2003; ISBN 1 85984 447 2; £10.99; 530pp

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Dan Jones, 'Banners and Dragons: The Complete Guide to Creative Campaigning'

Amnesty International UK, 2003; ISBN 1 873328 59 1; £12.99

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Thomas Hylland Eriksen, 'Tyranny of the Moment - Fast and Slow Time in the Information Age'

Pluto Press 2001. ISBN 0 7453 1774 X, 180pp, £10.99

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Tim Jordan, 'Activism! - Direct Action, Hacktivism and the Future of Society'

Reaktion Books 2002. ISBN 1 86189 122 9, 164pp, £12.95

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Jean-Claude Izzo, 'One Helluva Mess'

Arcadia Books 2002. ISBN 1900850451, £10.99

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"Art is not a mirror to reflect reality, but a hammer with which to shape it"

Cultural resistance is, it seems, in the air at the moment.

Everywhere and nowhere: utopian possibilities in culture and society

Oscar Wilde famously observed that he couldn't look at a map without it present among the nations, while Sir Thomas More invented the word with his 1516 treatise on the ideal society, comp