Digital Resources for "Occupy, Anthropology, and the 2011 Global Uprisings"

From the Series: Occupy, Anthropology, and the 2011 Global Uprisings

Photo by Maple Razsa.

Academic Journals/Forums

“Reflections on #Occupy Everywhere: Social Media, Public Space, and Emerging Logics of Aggregation,” by Jeffrey Juris (American Ethnologist 39 (2): 259-279.)

“The Occupy Movement in Žižek’s Hometown: Direct Democracy and a Politics of Becoming," by Maple Razsa and Andrej Kurnik (American Ethnologist 39 (2): 238-258.)

"Commentary: Democracy, temporalities of capitalism, and dilemmas of inclusion in Occupy movements" by David Nugent (American Ethnologist 39 (2): 280-283.)

"Occupy Movement." Possible Futures: A Project of the SSRC"Theorizing Wisconsin's 2011 Protests," by Jane Collins (American Ethnologist, 39 (1): 6-20.)

"Occupy Wall Street, Open Ethnography, and the Uncivilized Slot" by Chris Garces (Intergraph: Journal of Dialogical Anthropology, v. 3, n. 2, 2011)

“Revolution, Occupation, and Love: The 2011 Year in Cultural Anthropology.” by Christopher Dole. (American Anthropologist 114 (2): 227-239.)

“Occupy Oakland Strike(s) Up Several Conversations.” by Kelly ErnstFriedman. (Anthropology News 52 (9): s1-s32)

“Imperialism, Finance, #Occupy.” 2012 Journal of Critical Globalization Studies. 2012

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“Reclaiming Dignity: Arab Revolutions of 2011.” by Azza Kazam. (Anthropology News: 52 (5): 19.)

“Lessons from #Occupy in Canada: Contesting Space, Settler Consciousness and Erasures within the 99%.” by Kilibarda Konstantin. (Journal of Critical Globalization Studies 5 (1): 24-41.)

“Activist Anthropology.” by Eric J. Montgomery. (Anthropology News 53 (1): 1-4.)

“Exploring Some of the Critiques and Criticism of Activism.” Robert R. Saunders. (Anthropology News 53 (1): s1-s24.)

"Yoghurt Projectiles: Food, Protest and Identity in Greece." by Leonidas Vournelis. (Anthropology News 53 (1): s1-s24.)

Selected Essays

"The Fight for 'Real Democracy' at the Heart of Occupy Wall Street" by Michael Hardt and Antonio Negri

"Occupy Wall Street and the Politics of Representation" by Jodi Dean and Jason Jones

"Occupy Wall Street: Lessons from anti-globalization protests" by Naomi Klein

"Occupy Wall Street: what is to be done next?" by Slavoj Žižek

"Occupy first. Demands come later" by Slavoj Žižek

“From the Outside, Trying to Look in: Occupy Oakland’s #J28" By Aaron Bady

“The Grass Is Closed: What I Have Learned About Power from the Police, Chancellor Birgeneau, and Occupy Cal” By Aaron Bady

“Protestors See Tweets Used Against Them” By Tamer El-Ghobashy

“To Camp or Not to Camp, that is Occupy’s Question” By Michele Fauwcett and Arun Gupta

“The Public Sphere of Occupy Wall Stree.” By Adam Fish

“Bankers are Dictators of the West” By Robert Fisk

“Big Brother on Campus” By Michael Gould-Wartofsky

“Occupy Wall Street’s Anarchist Roots” By David Graeber

“Occupy Begins Spring Training” By Allison Kilkenny

"Pre-Occupy" By Annie McClanahan

“On Violence and Non-Violence, Once Again: Lessons from Recent Political Developments on the Berkeley Campus (Part 1)”

“Wall Street’s Latest Campus Recruiting Crisis” By Kevin Roose

“On the People’s Mic: Politics in a post-literate age” By Ryan Ruby

“Occupy Wall Street’s Free Speech Appeal” By Nathan Schneider

“Thank You, Anarchists” By Nathan Schneider

“They are not Afraid” Jeremy Varon

"Concerning the Violent Peace-Police" By David Graeber


Occupy!: Scences from Occupied America (Edited by Carla Blumenkranz, Keith Gessen, Mark Greif, Sarah Leonard, Sarah Resnick, Nikil Saval, Eli Schmitt, and Astra Taylor)

Occupy (Occupied Media Pamphlet Series, by Noam Chomsky)

Occupied Media Pamphlet Series from Adelante Alliance

The Occupy Handbook by Janet Byrne

This Changes Everything: Occupy Wall Street and the 99% Movement edited by Sarah van Gelder

Occupy Nation: The Roots, the Spirit, and the Promise of Occupy Wall Street by Todd Gitlin

Occupying Wall Street: The Inside Story of an Action that Changed America by Writers for the 99%, A.J. Bauer, Christine Baumgarthuber, Jed Bickman, Jeremy Breecher


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New York City General Assembly
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We Are the 99% (Tumblr)
Global Revolution - Live Streaming
Global Revolution TV
Global Uprisings: Responses to the Economic Crisis
Youtube: Occupy TV
Occupy Stream
Occupy Research
Take The Square
People's Assemblies Network
Occupy Network
Occupied Media
Adbusters: Occupy Wall Street
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Occupy Writers
The Multitude (forum)
Occupy Everything
Occupy Colleges
Move Your Money
ARC Muses Blog, “Occupy As Form”
Occupy London
Occupy Movement Research Guide
Occupy Wall Street: The Game