It's Grime Wot Won It
One of the most unexpected media storms of the 2017 general election was over the hashtag #Grime4Corbyn. In this extract from The Wire Primers, acclaimed music writer Simon Reynolds takes us on a tour of Grime's seminal records.
[Video] Perry Anderson interviews Pablo Iglesias
Spain's past and present, and the role of Podemos, set in the larger European context.
"The thinness we strive for becomes spiritual" — Mark Greif's iconic essay on exercise, taken from Against Everything: On Dishonest Times.
Against Everything: On Dishonest Times
Mark Greif's critically-acclaimed essay collection is out now in paperback and 30% off.
Five Book Plan: Essay Collections
Mark Greif picks his favourite essay collections, from Virginia Woolf to Susan Sontag.
Seeing Through Police
"Police are different things to different people" — an essay from Against Everything: On Dishonest Times by Mark Greif.
Verso Spring 2018 catalogue!
Introducing our Spring 2018 list! See all our forthcoming books and read exclusive extracts from Eric Hazan, Teresa Thornhill, and our new biography of Karl Marx.
“When one of the most marvellously original writers in the world takes on one of the most explosive events in history, the result can only be incendiary.” – Barbara Ehrenreich
“The young James Joyce of the hip-hop generation.” — Walter Mosley
How the police endanger us and why we need to find an alternative. The End of Policing is 40% off until October 20, 23.59 PST
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"China" continues to be a kind of allegorical screen for thinking political fanaticism.