The Hidden History of Korean Anarchism

March 19, 2021

Joseph Conrad’s The Secret Agent: Herald of Contemporary Terrorism? (Part 1/2)

April 10, 2014

What can a 1907 novel teach us about contemporary terrorism? The modernist author Joseph Conrad "can be read," British philosopher John Gray provocatively argued, "as the first great political novelist of the twenty-first century." The case set out for this agonistic view in his 2002 "Joseph...

Egypt’s Black Bloc: The Arrival of Anarchism in the Middle East?

December 08, 2013

The Egyptian Black Bloc is not the first example of anarchism in Egypt. When in January 2013, Egyptian protesters commemorated the two-year anniversary of Hosni Mubarak's ouster, a mysterious group emerged in Cairo. Protesting against the Morsi regime, the newly-formed anarchist...