Liberalism and Human Suffering: Materialist Reflections on by A. Abbas

By A. Abbas

A materialist critique of the politics, poetics and economics of agony in liberalism that argues for recognition to the labour of affliction of the sufferer in lots of well-meaning yet fallacious politics of redress, and imagines kinds of illustration, cohesion and justice that larger honour the historical past and materiality of this labour.

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