Author: Amber Day
Publisher: Lexington Books
14. George McKay, “DIY Culture: Notes Toward an Introduction,” in DiY Culture: Party & Protest in Nineties Britain, ed. George McKay (London; New York: Verso, 1998), 45. 15. Levitas, The Concept of Utopia, 8. 16.
This collection examines contemporary artist and activist-inspired utopian projects and DIY communities of interest. Throwing into relief the immense difficulty of thinking beyond the current system of consumer capitalism, coupled with the powerful desire to do just that, this anthology explores what our ideals and desires tell us about ourselves.