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Journal Articles and Book Chapters

“The Museum of Cruel Designs,” Dismaland catalogue, ed. Banksy, Dismaland, 2015.

with Catherine Flood, “Introduction,” Disobedient Objects, ed. Gavin Grindon and Catherine Flood, V&A Publishing, London, 2014.

“Poetry Written in Gasoline: Black Mask and Up Against the Wall Motherfucker,” Art History 38:1, 2015, pp.170-209.

Surrealism, Dada and the Refusal of Work: Autonomy, Activism and Social Participation in the Radical Avant-Garde,” The Oxford Art Journal 34:1, 2011. pp.79-96. (Also available in Turkish).

Revolutionary Romanticism: Henri Lefebvre’s Revolution as Festival,” Third Text 27:2, 2013. pp.208-220.

Alchemist of the Revolution: The Affective Materialism of Georges Bataille,” Third Text 24:3, 2010. pp.305-17.

The Breath of the Possible,” in ed. David Graeber and Stevphen Shukaitis, Constituent Imagination: Militant Investigation // Collective Theorisation, AK Press, 2007. pp.94-107.

Carnival Against Capital: A Comparison of Bakhtin, Vaneigem and Bey,” Anarchist Studies 12:2, 2004. pp.147-161. (Also available in Spanish and Turkish).

Protests Past and Protests Future: A critical conversation about the state of protest and cultural composition,” with Benj Gerdes and Rodrigo Nunes, The Journal of Aesthetics and Protest, issue 7, 2009.


with John Jordan, A User’s Guide to Demanding the Impossible. 2010, self-published pamphlet/zine. Republished in book form 2011 by Minor Compositions/Autonomedia. (Also available in French, German, Polish, Portugese, Turkish, Greek and Italian).


Henri Lefebvre, “Revolutionary Romanticism.” From “Le Romantisme Révolutionnaire.” Nouvelle Review Française, no. 58, 1st October 1957. Reprinted in Au-Delà Du Structuralisme, Éditions Anthropos, Paris, 1971. pp.27-50. A slicker version of this translation was later published in Art in Translation 4:2, 2012.