Video Biography of Social Ecologist Murray Bookcin


February 24, 2009 by Jason Brown

Murray Bookchin

Murray Bookchin

Murray Bookchin is one of my favorite libertarian-socialist/anarchist theorists. He basically invented the discipline of Social Ecology,and has written on a breadth of subjects from urban planning to anarchist society. His most famous work The Ecology of Freedom is a MUST read. This video biography was recently posted and is pretty great. He is also featured in the Youtube Video Anarchism in America. 

His surviving organization The Social Ecology Institute, recently updated their website at:


2 thoughts on “Video Biography of Social Ecologist Murray Bookcin

  1. Grégoire says:

    Thank you so much for posting this. I had never heard of this guy before.

    I read pieces of Bookchin’s fascinating magnum opus _Our Synthetic Environment_ [link should open in new window] last night, and I’ll review it in the next week or two if I get time.

  2. This is a cool post. Thanks!

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