Fifty Years of Verso Books

Radical publisher Verso Books celebrates its fifty-year anniversary this year, and it could scarcely be more timely. Whatever your political views, in the face of a global pandemic and its impact on our health, employment, and poverty rates, after unprecedented uprisings against police violence that continues unabated, and in the run-up to a presidential election that promises to be the most polarized and dysfunctional on record, it's difficult to argue that we couldn't benefit from some new ideas.


If the state of the world has been causing you some frustration, here’s a list of some great recent titles to help you redirect your righteous fury in constructive directions.