[hackerspaces] Reading lists for hackers

Frantisek Apfelbeck algoldor at yahoo.com
Thu Jul 24 13:36:56 CEST 2014

Nice, thanks Vesna! I have made a copy and I hope to read at least a bit of it soon :-)


Frantisek Algoldor Apfelbeck

biotechnologist&kvasir and hacker


"There is no way to peace, peace is the way." Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

On Thursday, July 24, 2014 5:29 PM, Vesna Manojlovic <becha at xs4all.nl> wrote:

I love book & reading & lists :)

Here's a good one from the "interference.io" conference:
* https://interference.io/wiki/doku.php?id=practical:recommended_reading

... and anarchists:

* Anarchist library http://theanarchistlibrary.org/

and Uncivilization/hackers references dear to me, in the last 2 years:

[1] Daniel Quinn: http://www.ishmael.org/Origins/Beyond_Civilization/ , http://www.davidsheen.com/b/
[2] Guy McPhearson http://guymcpherson.com/
[3] Deric Janssen http://www.derrickjensen.org/
[4] Naomi Oreskes: The Collapse of Western Civilization: A View from the Future, 
[5] Dispossessed , Ursula K. LeGuin
[6] Binding Chaos, Heather Marsh http://georgiebc.wordpress.com/2013/05/24/binding-chaos/
[7] Fredy Perlman : "Against His-Story, Against Leviathan"
the whole book, chapter by chapter: http://noblesavagery.blogspot.nl/2007/03/fredy-perlmans-against-his-story.html 
[8] Swarmwise , Falkwing: 

& SF / Philosophy :

1. Stranger in the strange land
2. Schroedinger's Cat
3. Do Andorid Dream of Electric Sheep?

&& Literature / Philosophy :

The Cloud Atlas
The Willow Tree
The Swarm
Byron Katie: "A Thousand names for Joy" (Tao te Ching)

Looking forward to more lists by you guys :)
Already got inspired by some of the titles.



>>>> http://new.livestream.com/internetsociety2/hopex2/videos/57134850
>>> I'd be very interested in the "20 books" reading list, if you decide to
>>> put that together.

> Here are mine so far:
> .    Community: Seeking Safety in an Insecure World, by Zygmunt Bauman
> .    The Maker Movement Manifesto, by Mark Hatch
> .    Makers: The New Industrial Revolution, by Chris Anderson
> .    Here Comes Everybody: The Power of Organizing Without Organizations,
> by Clay Shirky
> .    Cognitive Surplus: How Technology Makes Consumers into
> Collaborators, by Clay Shirky
> .    Wikinomics: How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything, by Don
> Tapscott
> .    The Wisdom of Crowds, by James Surowiecki
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