Rowan Fortune is an editor and revolutionary socialist. On their weekly blog, they write on utopian literature and imagination, why grimdark is the dystopian fiction of our time and more. They wrote Writing Nowhere: A Beginner’s Guide to Utopia; edited the anthology of utopian short fiction Citizens of Nowhere; and contributed to the multi-authored System Crash: An activist guide to making revolution.

ACRadio Episode 1: Would a Labour left government calm the financial markets?


Feminine Power

Picture of the Week: Anti‑Trans Desecration

An Exchange of Letters

Queer Poetry

Cultivating Shared Agency

Why so Political?

Hard Work, Balance, Loyalty

Transphobia is not a Humanism: A Response from News & Letters

Trans* Love, Tory Hate

False Consciousness and Ideology

A Trans* Guide to Cis Solidarity: Beyond Oppression

Refugees in Rwanda: Tory racism goes into overdrive

Trans Visibility Day: Invisibilities, Visibilities, and Liberation

Malaria Moloch and Covid or How I learned to love the virusĀ 

Reflect Upon your Woke Sky

She Who Must Not Be Named

Transphobia is not a Humanism


Gender Recognition or Reaction

The Patel Police State

Freedom and Covid

A Carnivalesque Capitalism

Transphobia, Yet Again

Getting Used to Climate Catastrophe

Capitalism without a Human Face

The Sepia‑Tinged New

Transgender Solidarity III: Camaraderie

Transgender Solidarity II: T4T

Transgender Solidarity I: Radical Genders

Incel Terrorism

A Haunted Refuge

Binaries are for computers

Identity and Liberation: a critical Marxist difference

Uncommon Sense