Bastards of Utopia: Living Radical Politics after Socialism by Maple Razsa

By Maple Razsa

Bastards of Utopia, the better half to a characteristic documentary movie of an identical identify, explores the stories and political mind's eye of younger radical activists within the former Yugoslavia, contributors in what they name alterglobalization or "globalization from below." Ethnographer Maple Razsa follows person activists from the transnational protests opposed to globalization of the early 2000s during the Occupy encampments. His portrayal of activism is either empathetic and unflinching—an engaged, stylish meditation at the fight to re-imagine leftist politics and the ability of a country's early life. additional info at the movie are available at www.der.org/films/bastards-of-utopia.html.

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