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Buffo!: A Short Anthology of Political Pranks and Anarchic Buffoonery

A short pamphlet by Larry Law collecting instances of "revolutionary buffoonery." Digitised by Glasgow's Spirit of Revolt archive.

"Revolutionary buffoonery tries to build confidence, not cynicism; it tries to demystify, not alienate. But most of all it brings play back into everyday life.

It has always been the aim of jesters, by playing the Fool themselves, to expose the real fools."

Two Hundred Pharaohs Five Billion Slaves - Adrian Peacock

Situationist-inspired book originally published in London in 1999. This is the republished edition from 2001.

Thoughts on the Society of the Spectacle - Audio Anarchy

A selective reading from the Society of the Spectacle with elaboration and demonstrations of how the particular thesis's relate to the world and real life.

Militancy: highest stage of alienation - Part 2

Le Militantisme : stade suprême de l'aliénation

Published in France 2 years after part 1, part 2 puts part 1 in into the political context it was published in and expands on its themes.

The workers of Italy and the revolt in Reggio Calabria

Troops brought to restore order

Article written in October 1970 by the Milan section of the Situationist International on the violent uprising in Reggio Calabria.

Comitês de ação dos trabalhadores e estudantes. França, maio de 68 - Roger Gregoire & Fredy Perlman

Barricadas feitas ao redor da universidade ocupada no Maio de 68.

"Os revolucionários franceses romperam a psicologia da derrota, a perspectiva de perdedores, e começaram a lutar."

On Jaime Semprun: an interview with Miguel Amorós

Miguel Amorós discusses the life and works of Jaime Semprun, with special emphasis on Semprun’s 1997 book, L'Abîme se repeuple (The Abyss Repopulates Itself).