Providing resources، theory، hands-on tools، and illuminating case studies for the next generation of innovative change-makers، this unique book explores how culture، media، memes، and narrative intertwine with social change strategies.
Re:Imagining Change is an inspirational inside look at the trailblazing methodology developed by the Center for Story-based Strategy. This new، expanded second edition includes even more examples from the front lines of social movements and links the reader with an online tool kit to help change the stories they care about most.
Paperback: 224 pages Author: Doyle Canning Publisher: PM Press; 2 edition (October 1، 2017) Language: English Dimensions: 6 x 0.6 x 9 inches
About the Author Doyle Canning is a strategist، facilitator، and coach for social and ecological justice movements. Patrick Reinsborough is a social movement strategist، change agent، and creative provocateur with thirty years of experience. He lives with his family in Oakland، CA. Jonathan Matthew Smucker is Director of Beyond the Choir and has worked for more than two decades as a grassroots political organizer and strategist. He is author of Hegemony How-To: A Roadmap for Radicals.
Editorial Reviews “Yo organizers! Stop what you are doing for a couple hours and soak up this book!" —Chuck Collins، senior scholar، Institute for Policy Studies، and author، Economic Apartheid in America
“Re:Imagining Change is such an incredible resource! This is a book to consume، to go over meticulously، mark up، share with friends، and keep within arm's reach on the shelf.” —Adrienne Maree Brown، executive director، The Ruckus Society
"Brilliant and invaluable." —David Korten، board chair، YES! Magazine، and author، The Great Turning: From Empire to Earth Community
"The book offers organizers and advocates a new and necessary way to understand and transform the impact of stories on our public life." —Malkia Cyril، director، Center for Media Justice
"As we discuss the events of the day and spread our stories of positive change، it is up to all of us to chose our memes wisely، and to tell the story that reflects our values and frames the future we really want. Humanity’s greatest gift is our power to create images and frame ideas so let’s be smart about how use it... Psst، Pass it on!" —Yes! Magazine "A lot to offer for such a small book... If you’re interested in campaign strategy، you’ll want to order a hard copy and take notes." —Make Wealth History
"The potential to challenge us to use tactics that effectively take on the assumptions of the powerholders and help make change happen." —Making Waves #22
"Re:Imagining Change is a culture-shifting work. It shows exactly how the left is eating the right’s strategy for breakfast." —Ralph Benko، Forbes.com --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.