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Discordia DISCORDIA is a story of courage and collapse in a country and a culture struggling to map out its future A short ebook combining a , word essay withdetailed drawings, DISCORDIA is a feminist art gonzo journalism project conceived at Occupy Wall Street and created in the summer of debt and doubt after the euphoric street protests ofIn July , artist Molly Crabapple and journalist Laurie Penny traveled to Greece There, they drew and interviewed anarchists, autonomists, striking workers and ordinary people caught up in the Euro crisis DISCORDIA is the result In an impassioned climate where objective journalism is impossible, Penny and Crabapple offer a snapshot of a nation in the grip of a very modern crisis where young and old see little reason to go on, the left is scattered and the far right is assuming greater power and influence Along the way they drink far too much coffee, become hypnotized by street art, and somehow manage not to get arrested or muggedDISCORDIA is an experiment in form, using the illustrated ebook format to its fullest extent to tell a story unique to the word length and digital platform involved Crabapple s intricate, Victorian inspired ink drawings lend a timeless quality to what is a conscious foray into a new kind of journalism inspired by the New Journalism of the s, in particular the art journalism collaborations of Hunter Thompson and Ralph Steadman, but reworking that tradition for a st century world where young women must still fight at every turn to be taken seriouslyDISCORDIA weaves together the personal and political, picking out those elements of the Greek crisis that are recognizable across the West to a generation struggling to articulate its purpose in a world of spiraling unemployment, democratic collapse and civil unrest The solutions to the failure of modern neo liberal statecraft are very different to the tune in, turn on, drop out ethos of the sixties these days the drugs are worse and rock n roll can t save us The future is a question in search of an answerAvailable only digitally, with a foreword by economic journalist and writer Paul Mason, this beautifully illustrated ebook is part polemic, part travelogue and part paean to the birthplace of civilization brought to its knees Part of the Brain Shot series, the pre eminent source of short form digital non fiction ➠ [Epub] ➚ Longbow Girl By Linda Davies ➪ – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk word essay withdetailed drawings [Read] ➲ On His Naughty List By Jessica Jarman – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk DISCORDIA is a feminist art gonzo journalism project conceived at Occupy Wall Street and created in the summer of debt and doubt after the euphoric street protests ofIn July ➭ Fire Colour One Read ➵ Author Jenny Valentine – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk artist Molly Crabapple and journalist Laurie Penny traveled to Greece There [PDF / Epub] ❤ Invisible Wounds ✅ Kay Douglas – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk they drew and interviewed anarchists [KINDLE] ❆ A City Possessed By Lynley Hood – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk autonomists [Download] ✤ Her Husbands Mistake Author Sheila O& – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk striking workers and ordinary people caught up in the Euro crisis DISCORDIA is the result In an impassioned climate where objective journalism is impossible ➵ Mr Dove Über Den Wassern Read ➼ Author Maurice Shadbolt – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk Penny and Crabapple offer a snapshot of a nation in the grip of a very modern crisis where young and old see little reason to go on ❮PDF / Epub❯ ☃ Squirmy Wormy ✐ Author Lynda Farrington Wilson – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk the left is scattered and the far right is assuming greater power and influence Along the way they drink far too much coffee [Reading] ➿ Honeymoon By Sacha J. 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About the Author: Laurie Penny

Laurie Penny is a journalist, an author, a feminist and a net denizen She is Contributing Editor at New Statesman magazine, and writes and speaks on social justice, pop culture, gender issues and digital politics for The Guardian, The Independent, Vice, Salon, The Nation, The New Inquiry and manyShe is the author of Cybersexism, Penny Red and Meat Market Female Flesh Under Capitalism, as well as Discordia Six Nights in Crisis Athens, co authored with Molly Crabapple Her book, Unspeakable Things, was published by Bloomsbury in 2014 In 2010, at the age of 23, she was shortlisted for the Orwell Prize for political writing She is a frequent guest on national television and radio, has appeared on Question Time, Any Questions and Newsnight for the BBC, as well as Al Jazeera and Democracy Now, and has given talks at the Oxford Union and the London School of Economics.



10 thoughts on “Discordia

  1. says:

    The book gives good insight into the Greek financial crisis and the rise of neo fascism, and how these things affect everyday life for the people of Athens I love the gonzo style A lot Penny writes in a raw and honest Thomson esque way But still, I was a bit disappointed by this book Penny talks to many people, but si


  2. says:

    In July 2012, journalist and author Laurie Penny and Molly Crabapple, known for her Victorian inspired art and her role in Occupy Wall Street, went to crisis ridden Greece, spending six days and nights to gather first hand impressions and see what actual people living there have to say Discordia , published only three months


  3. says:

    Five stars are not enough to rate this amazing piece of journalism meets art A critical look at the state of the world as exemplified by crisis ridden Greece that doesn t even pretend to try being objective because there is no such thing Read Whatever your political leanings, I dare you not get sad and angry at the capitalist polic


  4. says:

    I really like Laurie Penny s journalism and this short book extended column is a good example of her writing It s accompanied by Molly Crabapples brilliant illustrations so it is a modern gonzo reportage similar but different to Hunter S Thompson and Ralph Steadman The story of Greek misery is distressing however and I worry what the futu


  5. says:

    Brief Kindle eBookreportage with illustrations from Athens Best account I ve read of a society crumbling under austerity.


  6. says:

    Check this out if you re at all curious about exactly how fucked Greece is right now.


  7. says:

    living a way over here in Central Canada, I was unaware of just how deliberately fucked Greece is was.


  8. says:

    Laurie Penny and Molly Crabapple journey to Greece to cover the state of the nation following financial collapse Discordia reports on the struggle of normal people who have gone from living comfortably to the other side of the poverty line They look at the failings of the government and austerity measures that are making things worse and the rise of fascism and viol


  9. says:

    Initially I picked this up because I love both Laurie Penny s writing I think she s the closest thing we have to an actual, factual Spider Jerusalem and Molly Crabapple s art And I guess I wanted to knowabout Greece s troubles, as one of the things I ve been working on this year is beingpolitically aware I certainly didn t expect to read something that was so totally relev


  10. says:

    A year has passed, and it might look like nothing has changed, but nothing s ever going to be quite the same, not for thodse of us who believe that all we get to decide in this world is what sort of tyrouble we want to be in , writes Laurie Penny in this eye witness account of the turmoil in Greek economy and society during that summer of 2002 Clearly inspired by the kind of repo


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