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Empires explores the impact of networks on histories and philosophies of political thought.
Created by

Marc Lafia

220 backers pledged $21,480 to help bring this project to life.

New backer rewards announced, and they're super cool!

Hello EMPIRES friends, fans and supporters,

As we head into the final 30 days of our campaign, we are 27% funded!! A huge accomplishment and all thanks to you! We need to keep the momentum going, and have offered some exciting new rewards for our backers.

For each pledge of $60 you will receive a book of your choice from one of our fabulous interview subjects, as listed below. For a $100 donation, choose two books!!

A thousand Years of Nonlinear History, by Manuel Delanda

The Exploit, by Alex Galloway and Eugene Thatcher

Gilles Deleuze: An Apprenticeship in Philosophy, by Michael Hardt

Peoples and Empires: A Short History of European Migration, Exploration, and Conquest, from Greece to the Present, by Anthony Pagden

Aerotropolis: The Way We'll Live Next, by Greg Lindsay

Science and Empire in the Atlantic World, by James Delbourgo

Programmed Visions: Software and Memory, by Wendy Hui Kyong Chun

Uncanny Networks: Dialogues with the Virtual Intelligentsia, by Geert Lovink

Now is a great time to contribute to EMPIRES! Please let your friends, colleagues, extended networks, Twitter followers, Facebook friends and family members know.


The Empires team