How to be Free
How to be Free is Tom Hodgkinson's manifesto for a liberated life.
Modern life is absurd. How can we be free?
If you've ever wondered why you bother to go to work, or why so much consumer culture is crap, then this book is for you. Looking to history, literature and philosophy for inspiration, Tom Hodgkinson provides a joyful blueprint for a simpler and freer way of life. Filled with practical tips as well as inspiring reflections, here you can learn how to throw off the shackles of anxiety, bureaucracy, debt, governments, housework, supermarkets, waste and much else besides.
Are you ready to be free? Read this book and find out.
'One of the most provocatively entertaining, creatively subversive and, frankly, essential manifestoes of this or any moment' Time Out
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Adonis72 - LibraryThing
It's hard to say all the ways this books disappointed me, because there are so many. It started off well, pointing out flaws with our modern way of life, but then failed to offer any useful ways to ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - mearso - LibraryThing
Mostly enjoyed the encouraging and questioning tone of the book. It's big success for me is to tie strands together so that the connection between capatalism, society and the individual can be seen ... Read full review