Anarchist Studies Network

A PSA Specialist Group for the Study of Anarchism.


ASN members secure £250k research grant from the ESRC. See here

Rowman & Littlefield Int publish two book series by ASN members Saul Newman and Ruth Kinna

The ASN has been particularly active in the past two years. Here are some of the things we've been involved with planning and other things that may be of interest

Confronting the Global: Alternatives, Alterity, Solidarity Centre for the Study of Globalisation and Regionalisation, University of Warwick, 8th-9th September, 2011

Rethinking Anarchy: Anarchism and International Relations University of Bristol, 17-18 June 2010

Anarchism & Sexuality in Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking countries

Leeds, 19 February 2010. Call for papers ends 30 June 2009.

Imperceptible Strategies, Unidentified Autonomous Organizations London, October 23, 2009.

Disciplining Dissent

18th - 19th September 2009, Verdon-Smith Room, IAS, Royal Fort House, University of Bristol

A conference report is available here

Anarchist Movement Conference

Anarchist Movement Conference 2009 at Queen Mary & Westfield College on Saturday June 6th and Sunday June 7th, 2009.

Is Black and Red Dead?

An historic conference co-convened with the PSA Marxism Specialist Group. Full details, including call for papers, poster and registrations forms, can be found here.

Draft papers are available here: Conference Papers.

1st Anarchist Studies Network Conference, Sept 2008 Here you can find links to some of the papers, reports and meeting minutes from the conference. It was a huge sucess and we hope to make it a regular feature of the ASN calendar.

Civil Rights, Liberties and Disobedience: Alternatives to Governance in the 21st century, Loughborough University, July 27th-28th, 2007

CFP: Aesthetics and Radical Politics, Manchester University, 2nd Feb 2007. Conference Website

Humanity and the Earth/L'Homme et la Terre: The legacy of Elisee Reclus, Loyola University, New Orleans, 27-29 Oct, 2006

Anarchism and Sexuality, University of Leeds, 4th November 2006