Lawrence Jarach's 'Instead of a Meeting/Primer'

Saturday, 23 May

Lawrence Jarach's 'Instead of a Meeting/Primer'

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An online discussion about Lawrence Jarach’s essay Instead of a Meeting, hosted by FORGED BOOKS, Manchester’s anarchist reading group.

Conversation will take place on the jitsi platform here: https://8x8.vc/forged/books

 

Anarchism derives from the philosophical premise that institutionalized power and enforcement, especially in the form of the State, is a negative method of trying to create and maintain social cohesion. The defining aspect of anarchism is a categorical rejection of the principle and practice of government. Further, anarchism entails a radical critique of the exercise of authority and power...

 

https://theanarchistlibrary.org/library/lawrence-jarach-instead-of-a-meeting-by-someone-too-irritated-to-sit-through-another-one

alt. link: https://archive.org/details/InsteadOfAPrimer/

hard copy: https://www.activedistributionshop.org/shop/pamphlets-booklets/4612-rejecting-the-reification-of-revolt.html (similar, but not identical, essays to Jarach’s primer)

 

 

We recommend the Chromium browser on desktop: https://download-chromium.appspot.com/
Chrome should also work. We couldn’t get Firefox to work with jitsi.
You can also use one of jitsi’s apps here: https://github.com/jitsi/jitsi-meet-electron/releases/tag/v2.0.2 - you will need to change ‘Server URL’ in settings to https://8x8.vc/ and join the room /forged/books
For mobile devices try: https://jitsi.org/downloads/ - you will need to change ‘Server URL’ in settings to https://8x8.vc/ and join the room /forged/books
If you’re really stuck, you could try joining the meeting room /forged/books with the desktop and mobile apps listed here: https://download.8x8.vc/

 

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Date & Time: 

Saturday, 23 May, 2020 - 14:00

Category: 

  • book shop/info shop/library
  • discussion/presentation

Topics: 

  • reading group
  • discussion group
  • book club
  • book reading club
  • books
  • anarchism

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FORGED BOOKS is a popup anarchist infoshop and bookclub in the UK.  We host a reading group across Manchester.

This summer we are meeting online.  All welcome!

categories: 

  • book shop/info shop/library / discussion/presentation