An Exchange on Oppositional Knowledge

by Soumitra Ghosh and Larry Lohmann

first published 1 January 2022

As part of a "Democracy Debate" hosted by the Global Working Group: Beyond Development, Indian activist and writer Soumitra Ghosh penned an intervention entitled "Revolutionary Immanence? Exploring the Political Idea of Social Movements". Among the commentators on Ghosh's article was Larry Lohmann of The Corner House. Ghosh's article and Lohmann's comment are reproduced together in the PDF above. Other interventions in the debate can be found at