Documents, Articles and Sites on History of Anarchism in the United States
- Emma Goldman Papers. Excellent site from University of California, Berkeley on the most famous anarcha-feminist.
- Anarchism and American Traditions. Voltairine De Cleyre.
- Lucy Parsons (1853-1942): The Life of an Anarchist Labor Organizer.
- Anarchy in Interpretation: The Life of Emma Goldman.
- The Last of the Anarchists. Paul Berman. Profile of an Italian-American anarchist in Slate magazine .
- Industrial Workers of the World (IWW - aka, the Wobblies). Wikipedia intro.
- IWW Pamphlets online. Numerous original IWW documents.
- The Legacy of the IWW. by Paul Buhle (2005).
- Solidarity Forever: A Look at Wobbly Culture.
- IWW Culture in Documents.
- Centralia Massacre, 1919. Documents on the battle between the IWW and reactionary forces in Washington state.
- Seattle General Strike, 1919. Strike in which the anarcho-syndicalist IWW played a prominent role.
- The Case of Sacco and Vanzetti. Supreme Court Justice Felix Frankfurter (Atlantic Magazine, 1927).
- Vanzetti's Last Statement.
- The Never-Ending Wrong. Katherine Anne Porter. Novelist's perspective on the Sacco and Vanzetti case (Atlantic, 1927).
- Surrealism in the United States Surrealism is closely aligned with cultural anarchisms.
Contemporary Sites About Anarchism
- A-Infos. A multi-lingual news service by, for, and about anarchists.
- Anarchist Archives. Online works of Bakunin, Kropotkin, Goldman and other prominent anarchists.
- Anarchism and the Arts. Intro from
- Anarchist Artists
- Anarchist Comics
- Anarchist Fiction
- Anarchist Films
- Anarchy List. Excellent set of resources.
- Art as Anarchy. from Spunk Library.
- Diggers Archive. Important 1960s anarchist group in Bay Area.
- Liberty for the People. Very rich set of resources.
- Love and Rage Amor Y Rabia (Anarchist Newspaper).
- Murray Bookchin's Collected Works. A major modern anarchist's writings.
- Noam Chomsky Archive at ZNet. Anarchist cultural/media critic Chompsky's works.
- nothingness.org Includes resources on the Situationinsts, a major international anarchist tendency.
- Prominent Anarchists and Left Libertarians. Good brief biographical sketches.
- Questions and Answers About Anarchism. Fine introduction to anarchism (from the 1979 edition of Reinventing Anarchy).
- Russian Anarchism and Anarcho-Syndicalism.
- Situationism: An Anarchist Perspective
- Social Anarchism or Lifestyle Anarchism: An Unbridgeable Chasm by Murray Bookchin.
- TAO Anarchives. Toronto anarchist media collective.
- Tyranny of Structurelessness. Jo Freedman. Classic early feminist article on mistaking anarchy for lack of organization.
- What It Is To Be a Girl in an Anarchist Boys Club. Anarcha-feminist essay.
Books and Articles on Anarchism, Art and Culture
Antliff, Allan. Anarchist Modernism: Art, Politics, and the First American Avant-Garde. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2001
--. Anarchy and Art: From the Paris Commune to the Fall of the Berlin Wall. Vancouver, BC: Arsenal Pulp Press 2007.
Macphee, Josh and Erik Reuland. Realizing the Impossible: Art Against Authority. Oakland, CA: AK Press, 2007.
Porton, RIchard. Film and the Anarchist Imagination. London: Verso, 1999.
Sakolsky, Ron and Franklin Rosemont, eds. Surrealist Subversions: Rants, Writings and Images by the Surrealist Movement in the United States. NY: Autonomedia, 2002. US surrealists were part of or were tied to several anarchist movements, from the 1920s to the present.
Sonn, Richard. Anarchism and Cultural Politics in Fin-De-Siècle France. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1989.
- Anarchism: The Unfinished Revolution. Very extensive bibliography on anarchism.