books to recommend 2018

The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga
Technically Wrong by Sara Wachter-Boettcher
Headscarves and Hymens by Mona Eltahawy
The Argonauts by Maggie Nelson
The Sellout by Paul Beatty
The Sky is Yours by Chandler Klang Smith
Fragments of an Anarchist Anthropology by David Graeber [with link]
Capitalist Realism by Mark Fisher [with link]
The Hearing Trumpet by Leonora Carrington
A Handbook of Disappointed Fates by Anne Boyer
Hopes and Prospects by Noam Chomsky
First They Killed My Father by Loung Ung
Exit Through History by Eva Hoffman
The Information by James Gleick
Another Roadside Attraction by Tom Robbins
Foucault’s Pendulum by Umberto Eco
Battlefront Namibia by John Ya-Otto
Eileen by Ottessa Moshfegh
The Verso Book of Dissent Edited by Andrew Hsiao & Audrea Lim
Why Translation Matters by Edith Grossman
Anarchism and Other Essay by Emma Goldman
The Invention of Morel by Adolfo Bioy Casares
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Sabrina by Nick Drnaso
Sister Outsider by Audre Lorde

books to recommend 2017

Ravished Armenia by Aurora Mardiganian
Blood and Guts in High School by Kathy Acker
The Story of My Teeth by Valeria Luiselli
Red Mars by Kim Stanley Robinson
Bluets by Maggie Nelson
The Argonauts by Maggie Nelson
Story of the Eye by George Bataille
The Ethics of Ambiguity by Simone de Beauvoir
The Name of the Rose by Umberto Eco
On Anarchy by Noam Chomsky
Transmission by Hari Kunzru
Ghana Must Go by Taiye Selasi

books to recommend 2016

Black Flags by John Warrick
The Marrow of Tradition by Charles W. Chesnut
A Question of Madness by Zhores and Roy Medvedev
No Name in the Street by James Baldwin
Nothing is True and Everything is Possible by Peter Pomerantsev