IAS’s 2003 Fundraising Campaign
on Social Domination and Radical Social Reconstruction
Since the IAS’s inception in the spring of 1996 we have worked
hard to support radical, anti–authoritarian scholarship on contemporary
social contradictions and the possibilities of meaningful social transformation.
Although the anti-authoritarian Left has become an increasingly important
presence on the streets, radical theoretical work is just as important
now as it was seven years ago. We need to clarify the anarchist alternative,
deepen our critique of the present society, and study the victories and
dilemmas of our movement if we are to build upon its accomplishments.
The IAS is a means toward this goal.
Over these past seven years we have given grants to nearly forty projects
by writers from around the world, including authors from South Africa,
Argentina, Uruguay, Mexico, the United States, Canada, as well as many other
countries. We have funded movement research, translations, historical studies,
and even a play. Many of these projects would not have been completed without
The IAS has been able to keep fighting for all these years thanks to the
generous support of our comrades and allies around the world and we need
to ask for
your support once again. Specifically, we must raise $21,000 by January 2004
in order to keep awarding grants to radical writers, continue our publishing
efforts, and cover administrative expenses.
Your contribution will help the IAS meet its 2003 fundraising goal and thus
help us make the following contributions to the development of anarchist
- The IAS
will award $8000 in grants to writers struggling with some of the
questions in radical social theory today. IAS
grants help radical authors take time off work, hire childcare, purchase
research materials, pay for travel expenses, and other things necessary
to produce serious works of social criticism.
- The IAS will publish
Perspectives on Anarchist Theory, our biannual newsletter. Perspectives is a unique source of interviews, publishing news, and commentary
pertaining to anarchism. It helps keep people informed about anarchist
scholarship and encourages dialogue among those interested in this
- The IAS will rework
its web presence so that it becomes a more valuable resource to the
milieus that we serve.
been a great seven years and we are excited about the future of our
work! Please help make this work possible by sending a donation
today. To donate online, click the below link. Alternatively, mail
in your donation using this form.
following individuals made the IAS’s 2002 fundraising campaign
a great success. Their generous contributions enabled the IAS
to meet its fundraising goal and thus continue to give grants
to radical writers, publish Perspectives, and create a community
of people interested in deepening the anarchist vision. We are
extremely grateful for their support.
Melissa Forbis & Cale Layton
Emily Gardner & Randall Amster
Walter Richard Wheeler
Diva Agostinellie Wieck
Thank you for
on Anarchist Theory -
Vol. 7, No. 1 - Spring 2003