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Nowtopia

how pirate programmers, outlaw bicyclists, and vacant-lot gardeners are inventing the future today

by Chris Carlsson

  • 193 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by AK Press in Edinburgh : Oakland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Quality of life.,
  • Alternative lifestyles.,
  • Social networks.,
  • Work and family.,
  • Political participation.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-271).

    Statementby Chris Carlsson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN25 .C365 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination278 p. :
    Number of Pages278
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23040544M
    ISBN 109781904859772
    LC Control Number2007939194

    Nowtopia – The Book | Chris Carlsson. Steph Curry, the two-time MVP and perhaps the best long-range shooter in the history of the game. Her argument penetrates the fraught beginnings of wage-labor in the pre-Civil War west, and how the struggles over the definition of free and unfree labor came to shape the national discourse by the end of Reconstruction in the ://   Chris Carlsson is a writer, San Francisco historian, professor, bicyclist, tour guide, blogger, photographer, book and magazine designer. He has written two books (After the Deluge, Nowtopia) edited six books, (Reclaiming San Francisco, The Political Edge, Bad Attitude, Critical Mass: Bicycling’s Defiant Celebration, Ten Years That Shook the City: San Francisco, and Shift Happens!

    Nowtopia is a book about a new politics of work. It profiles tinkerers, inventors, and improvisational spirits who bring an artistic approach to important tasks that are ignored or undervalued by market society [ ] Get this from a library! Nowtopia: how pirate programmers, outlaw bicyclists, and vacant-lot gardeners are inventing the future today. [Chris Carlsson] -- "Nowtopia" uncovers the resistance of a slowly recomposing working class in America. Rarely defining themselves by what they do for a living, people from all walks of life are doing incredible

      I Talk. My book Nowtopia, my long involvement with Critical Mass, and my extensive work on local history has given me many opportunities to speak publicly in San Francisco and all over the are archived online at YouTube or in various radio and audio Building the Future Today: A book review of Nowtopia. $, AK Press By Cris Carlsson “Nowtopia: How Pirate Programmers, Outlaw Bicyclists, and Vacant-Lot Gardeners Are Inventing the Future Today!” explores the subcultures of subtle and active resistance to the dominate US consumer culture. Author Chris Carlsson argues that today


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