K-punk: The Collected and Unpublished Writings of Mark Fisher (Paperback)

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By Mark Fisher, Darren Ambrose (Editor), Simon Reynolds (Foreword by)
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A comprehensive collection of the writings of Mark Fisher (1968-2017), whose work defined critical writing for a generation.

This comprehensive collection brings together the work of acclaimed blogger, writer, political activist and lecturer Mark Fisher (aka k-punk). Covering the period 2004 - 2016, the collection will include some of the best writings from his seminal blog k-punk; a selection of his brilliantly insightful film, television and music reviews; his key writings on politics, activism, precarity, hauntology, mental health and popular modernism for numerous websites and magazines; his final unfinished introduction to his planned work on "Acid Communism"; and a number of important interviews from the last decade. Edited by Darren Ambrose and with a foreword by Simon Reynolds.

About the Author


Mark Fisher is the author of Capitalist RealismGhosts of My Life and The Weird and the Eerie. He also blogged at k-punk.abstractdynamics.org and wrote regularly for other publications including the Guardian, the Wire, and New Statesmen. He was a Visiting Fellow in the Visual Cultures department at Goldsmiths, University of London.

Praise For…


“Mark Fisher’s k-punk blogs were required reading for a generation”
The Guardian

“An essential guide to inventing a new world that makes sense for everyone”
Holly Herndon

“Fisher is the most trusted navigator of these times out of joint.”
David Peace

“A thrillingly creative critic.”
Sight & Sound

"A more interesting British writer has not appeared in this century."
— Irish Times

"A primer in how to write cultural criticism in the 21st century."
LA Review of Books


Product Details
ISBN: 9781912248285
ISBN-10: 191224828X
Publisher: Repeater
Publication Date: November 13th, 2018
Pages: 824
Language: English