Paolo Virno

"Do You Remember Revolution?" w/ Emergency Intro - 1983 (Negri et al)

1983 publication of "Do You Remember Revolution?" with an introduction by the Emergency editorial collective. This important piece by Negri et al looks at the relations between class composition, movement tactics, and state repression. It originally appeared in Italian in Il Manifesto.

Notes for an understanding of class deals be they social democratic or otherwise

A few notes on the idea of class deals

Autonomia: Post-Political Politics

Semiotext(e)'s book Autonomia: Post-Political Politics about the Autonomia movement, which contains first-hand documents and contemporaneous analysis from it's most influential theorists.

The language of retreat: review of Virno's A grammar of the multitude

Aufheben review and critique of the book A grammar of the multitude by Paolo Virno, published by Semiotext(e) in 2004.

Reflections on Labor Power from Il ricordo del presente

These are excerpts from a book by Paolo Virno, Il ricordo del presente. These all come from the third section of the book.

A Grammar of the Multitude - Paolo Virno

A Grammar of the Multitude (cover)

A philosophical account of the concept of 'multitude', popular in the wake of Negri & Hardt's 'Empire'.

Multitude or working class - Paolo Virno

Virno explores the relationship of the concepts...