Reviews & Coverage

“This is a lucid, informative and passionate defence of the central role that journalists continue to play in enriching democratic debate and a valuable addition to the literature on self-employment more broadly.”
— Paul Webb, LSE Review of Books

“By bringing Marx into her analysis, Cohen allows us to see freelance writing as both a site of struggle and a space of potential change.”
— Gabriela Perdomo, Canadian Journal of Media Studies

Writers’ Rights is a stellar contribution to the political economy of communications. Holistic, historical, geographical, moral, critical, dialectical, and guided by praxis, it is a paragon of the political economy of communications approach and an expression of its continuing analytical and explanatory power.”
— Tanner Mirrlees, Journal of Labor and Society