The Expo files and other articles / by the crusading journalist Stieg Larsson ; translated from the Swedish by Laurie Thompson ; edited by Daniel Poohl ; with an introduction by Tariq Ali.
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- ISBN: 9781623650643 (hardcover : alk. paper)
- ISBN: 162365064X (hardcover : alk. paper)
- Physical Description: 244 pages ; 22 cm
- Publisher: New York ; MacLehose Press, an imprint of Quercus, 2014.
- Distributor: New York, NY : distributed in the United States and Canada by Random House Publisher Services
|General Note:|| "First published in Sweden as En annan sida av Stieg Larsson by Expo in 2011"--Title page verso.
"First published in the United States by Quercus in 2014"--Title page verso.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Terror killings can happen in Stockholm (Expo - 1995) -- The new popular movement (Expo/Svartvitt - 1999) -- Democracy in Europe? (Expo - 2003) -- Living with Pia Kjaersgaard (Expo - 2002) -- The return of anti-Semitism (Expo/Monitor - 1998) -- The world picture of superstition (Internationalen - 1983) -- A defeat for democracy (Expo, previously unpublished) -- Response to anti-democratic propaganda (Expo - 2002, with Mikael Ekman) -- Cracks behind a unified facade (www.expo.se - 2003) -- The party that's over the limit (www.expo.se - 2003) -- The Sweden Democrats and their defector (www.expo.se - 2004) -- N.D. sidelined (www.expo.se - 2004) -- An attack on democracy (www.expo.se - 2003) -- Dear Expo... (www.expo.se - 2003) -- The intellectual breakdown of Expressen (www.expo.se - 2003) -- The pea-brains of nationalism (www.expo.se - 2004) -- "The world's most dangerous profession" (From the book Overleva deadline) -- Gang rape as racist propaganda (www.expo.se - 2003) -- Exit Paulsson (www.expo.se - 2004) -- Swedish and un-Swedish violence towards women (From the book Debatten om hedersmord) -- Terror aimed at homosexuals (Expo - 1997) -- The assault on Facundo Unia (www.expo.se - 2003) -- The terror we turn a blind eye to (Expo - 2003) -- Svenska Motstandsrorelsen (Swedish Resistance Movement) - a Zionist conspiracy? (www.expo.se - 2003) -- 9,001 kilometres to Beijing (Vagabond - 1987).
|Summary, etc.:|| With an introduction by Tariq Ali. Now almost exclusively known as the author of the bestselling Trilogy, as a professional journalist Stieg Larsson was an untiring crusader for democracy and equality. As a reporter and editor-in-chief on the journal Expo he researched the extreme right both in Sweden and at an international level. Collected here for the first time are essays and articles on right-wing extremism and racism, on violence against women and women's rights, on homophobia and honour killings. Included also is an account written for Vagabond magazine of his travels aboard the Trans-Siberian Express from Moscow to Beijing. His most important writings - perceptive, learned and committed texts - illustrate the breadth of his journalistic and political activities in connection with matters that were closest to his heart, and to which he devoted his life. Despite death threats and financial difficulties, Larsson never ceased to fight for and write about his most firmly held principles; it was his commitment to these which gave his best-selling novels their explosive force.
|Language Note:|| Translated from the Swedish.
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