Strange Attractor Press

Celebrating unpopular culture since 2001, Strange Attractor Press publishes books from the outer edge, documenting lost, neglected, emerging and underground currents from areas including history, anthropology, psychology, science and magic, natural history, literature, sound and music, film and the visual arts.

Roy Samaha

Anthony Downey

Feb 06, 2024

Making the World Clean

Françoise Vergès

Feb 06, 2024

Displacement Activities

Anthony Downey

Feb 06, 2024

Trevor Paglen

Trevor Paglen, Anthony Downey

Feb 06, 2024

Rabih Mroué

Anthony Downey

Feb 06, 2024

Lost Envoy

Jonathan Allen, Mark Pilkington

Feb 06, 2024

Care of the City

Michael Stone-Richards

Feb 06, 2024

The Phenomenon of Free Ports for Art

Jessica Inez Backsell

Feb 06, 2024

Abstract Possible

Maria Lind

Feb 06, 2024

Pedro Neves Marques

João Mourão, Luís Silva

Feb 06, 2024

A Woman's Right to Know

Jesse Olszynko-Gryn

Dec 12, 2023

Dispositif

Greg Bird, Giovanbattista Tusa

Dec 05, 2023

Karel Čapek's R.U.R. and the Vision of Artificial Life

Karel Čapek, Jitka Čejková

Dec 05, 2023

Politically Red

Eduardo Cadava, Sara Nadal-Melsió

Nov 21, 2023

How to Research Like a Dog

Aaron Schuster

Nov 14, 2023

Molecular Mechanisms in Materials

Sidney Yip

Oct 24, 2023

Earlier

Sasha Frere-Jones

Oct 24, 2023

Inside the Star Factory

Chris Gunn, Christopher Wanjek

Oct 17, 2023

Our Ancient Lakes

Jeffrey McKinnon

Oct 17, 2023

Times Square Remade

Lynne B. Sagalyn

Oct 10, 2023

Seeing the Mind

Stanislas Dehaene

Oct 10, 2023

Making Meaning with Machines

Amy LaViers, Catherine Maguire

Oct 10, 2023

We, the Data

Wendy H. Wong

Oct 10, 2023

The Infrastructural South

Jonathan Silver

Oct 10, 2023

The Value of Values

Daniel Aronson

Oct 10, 2023

Activism

Tom Snow, Afonso Ramos

Oct 10, 2023

Experimental Translation

Lily Robert-Foley

Oct 10, 2023

Multi-Surveillances

Winifred Poster

Oct 10, 2023

The Work of the Future

David Autor, David A. Mindell, Elisabeth B. Reynolds, Robert M. Solow

Oct 03, 2023

An Infinity of Worlds

Will Kinney

Oct 03, 2023

Privacy Is Hard and Seven Other Myths

Jaap-Henk Hoepman

Oct 03, 2023

The Beauty of Games

Frank Lantz

Oct 03, 2023

Atrium

Charles Rice

Oct 03, 2023

In Visible Presence

Oksana Sarkisova, Olga Shevchenko

Oct 03, 2023

Code to Joy

Michael L. Littman

Oct 03, 2023

Notebooks of a Wandering Monk

Matthieu Ricard

Oct 03, 2023

Tactical Publishing

Alessandro Ludovico, Nick Montfort

Oct 03, 2023

Data Is Everybody's Business

Barbara H. Wixom, Cynthia M. Beath, Leslie Owens

Sep 26, 2023

Defending Animals

Kendra Coulter

Sep 26, 2023

Sexus Botanicus

Joanne Anton, Erik Butler

Sep 26, 2023

Exploring and Exploiting Genetic Risk for Psychiatric Disorders

Joshua A. Gordon, Elisabeth Binder

Sep 26, 2023

Isa Genzken

André Rottmann

Sep 26, 2023

The Day after Yesterday

Joe Wallace

Sep 26, 2023

The Most Human Right

Eric Heinze

Sep 19, 2023

Inequality

Carles Lalueza-Fox

Sep 19, 2023

Imaginary Languages

Marina Yaguello, Erik Butler

Sep 19, 2023

Star Power

Alain Bécoulet, Erik Butler, Dennis G. Whyte

Sep 19, 2023

Racism Untaught

Lisa E. Mercer, Terresa Moses, Cheryl D. Miller

Sep 19, 2023

Properties of Life

Bernd Rosslenbroich

Sep 19, 2023

Democracy in a Hotter Time

David W. Orr, Bill McKibben, Kim Stanley Robinson

Sep 19, 2023

Design Aesthetics

Mads Nygaard Folkmann

Sep 19, 2023

The Abundant University

Michael D. Smith

Sep 19, 2023

Shadows of Reality

Clive Scott, Nick Warr

Sep 19, 2023

Caragh Thuring

Ralph Rugoff, Helen Marten, Laura Smith

Sep 19, 2023

From ASCII Art to Comic Sans

Karin Wagner

Sep 19, 2023

Diversity Dividend

Paola Cecchi-Dimeglio

Sep 19, 2023

More Than a Health Crisis

Jessica Kirk

Sep 19, 2023

The Screwball Asses

Christian Maurel, Antoine Idier, Noura Wedell

Sep 19, 2023

Joseph Kosuth

John C. Welchman, Gabriele Guercio

Sep 12, 2023

Narrating the Globe

Petra Brouwer, Martin Bressani, Christopher Drew Armstrong

Sep 12, 2023

What Makes Us Social?

Chris Frith, Uta Frith

Sep 12, 2023

The Myth That Made Us

Jeff Fuhrer

Sep 12, 2023

The Other Shore

Hoa Pham

Sep 12, 2023

The Great Remobilization

Olaf Groth, Mark Esposito, Terence Tse

Sep 12, 2023

Agonistic Assemblies

Markus Miessen

Sep 12, 2023

A Moratorium on New Construction

Charlotte Malterre-Barthes

Sep 12, 2023

Building Carbon Europe

Dennis Pohl

Sep 12, 2023

There's Nothing Micro about a Billion Women

Mary Ellen Iskenderian

Sep 05, 2023

Curious Minds

Perry Zurn, Dani S. Bassett

Sep 05, 2023

Productive Tensions

Christopher B. Bingham, Rory M. McDonald

Sep 05, 2023

Sleepless

Marie Darrieussecq, Penny Hueston

Sep 05, 2023

Feminist Designer

Alison Place

Sep 05, 2023

On Disinformation

Lee McIntyre

Sep 05, 2023

Person, Thing, Robot

David J. Gunkel

Sep 05, 2023

Work without Jobs

Ravin Jesuthasan, John W. Boudreau

Aug 29, 2023

Mnemonic Ecologies

Sonja K. Pieck

Aug 29, 2023

Mainstreaming and Game Journalism

David B. Nieborg, Maxwell Foxman

Aug 29, 2023

The Foundations of Population Genetics

Daniel M. Weinreich

Aug 29, 2023

Computability and Complexity

Hubie Chen

Aug 29, 2023

Design, Empathy, Interpretation

Ilpo Koskinen

Aug 29, 2023

Sharing Our Science

Brandon R. Brown, Julia Schaletzky

Aug 29, 2023

The Age of Prediction

Igor Tulchinsky, Christopher E. Mason

Aug 22, 2023

Real Life in Real Time

Johanna Brewer, Bo Ruberg, Amanda L. L. Cullen, Christopher J. Persaud

Aug 22, 2023

Microeconomics of Banking

Xavier Freixas, Jean-Charles Rochet

Aug 22, 2023

Voidopolis

Kat Mustatea, Charlotte Kent, Arielle Saiber

Aug 22, 2023

Memory, Edited

Abby Smith Rumsey

Aug 22, 2023

Plastics

Imari Walker-Franklin, Jenna Jambeck

Aug 22, 2023

Evolution "On Purpose"

Peter A. Corning, Stuart A Kauffman, Denis Noble, James A. Shapiro, Richard I. Vane-Wright, Addy Pross

Aug 22, 2023

Writing for Their Lives

Marcel Chotkowski LaFollette

Aug 22, 2023

Inventing the Working Parent

Sarah E. Stoller

Aug 22, 2023

Bright Galaxies, Dark Matter, and Beyond

Ashley Jean Yeager

Aug 15, 2023

How We Give Now

Lucy Bernholz

Aug 15, 2023

Methuselah's Zoo

Steven N. Austad

Aug 15, 2023

Combating Inequality

Olivier Blanchard, Dani Rodrik

Aug 15, 2023

Kids Across the Spectrums

Meryl Alper

Aug 15, 2023