Portraits of Violence
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Identity and Violence|
The Illusion of Destiny
In this sweeping philosophical work, Amartya Sen proposes that the murderous violence that has riven our society is driven as much by confusion as by inescapable hatred. Challenging the reductionist division of people by race, religion, and class...
The Violence of Organized Forgetting|
Thinking Beyond America's Disimagination Machine
"Giroux refuses to give in or give up. The Violence of Organized Forgetting is a clarion call to imagine a different America—just, fair, and caring—and then to struggle for it."—Bill Moyers
Sallies, Romps, Portraits and Send Offs|
Selected Prose 2000-2018
A delightful and cantankerous collection of essays and criticism about good poets and bad poets, homicidal musicians, obsessive music collecting and the eerie delights of San Francisco fog. A perfect introduction to the local bard's tender and curmudgeonly oeuvre.
—Recommended by Michael, City Lights Bookstore
Humans in Dark Times
Interviews with leading thinkers on the crisis of violence in contemporary politics, history, media, and culture.