Autonomia in the Anthropocene: New Challenges to Radical Politics

  title={Autonomia in the Anthropocene: New Challenges to Radical Politics},
  author={Sara Nelson and Bruce Braun},
  journal={South Atlantic Quarterly},
The theoretical innovations that emerged out of the Italian Autonomia movement of the 1970s have enjoyed a striking revival in Anglophone critical scholarship in the past two decades, informing a generation of political activism that erupted in force with the alter-globalization movements of the late 1990s. In the midst of the “Italian miracle” of industrial growth following the country’s postwar devastation, a broad-based movement of workers, students, and intellectuals refused capital’s “gift… Expand
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