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The last prize to be won in Verso’s Radical Thinkers giveaway competition is the complete set of the fourth cycle of the Radical Thinkers series. Amazon-image

To win the set of these beautifully produced books, with a striking new design:

For all 12 books listed below, give the original year of publication in English.


Entry to the competition for the final Radical Thinkers question is now closed! The answers are:

Theodor Adorno In Search of Wagner (1981)

Louis Althusser and Étienne Balibar Reading Capital (1970)

Jean Baudrillard The Transparency of Evil: Essays on Extreme Phenomena (1993)

Walter Benjamin The Origin of German Tragic Drama (1977)

Simon Critchley Ethics-Politics-Subjectivity: Derrida, Levinas, and Contemporary French Thought (1999)

Guy Debord Panegyric (2004)

Terry Eagleton Walter Benjamin: Or, Towards a Revolutionary Criticism (1981)

Fredric Jameson The Cultural Turn: Selected Writings on the Postmodern, 1983–1998 (1998)

Georg Lukács Lenin: A Study on the Unity of His Thought (1970)

Chantal Mouffe The Democratic Paradox (2000)

Gillian Rose Hegel Contra Sociology (1981)

Paul Virilio War and Cinema: The Logistics of Perception (1989)

Radical Thinkers set 4 is available to buy individually from all good bookshops, or as a full set for a discount price.

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