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The Routledge Companion to Art and Activism in the Twenty-First Century Edited By Lesley Shipley, Mey-Yen Moriuchi (Routlede, 2022) includes an essay that I wrote entitled “The 1 to 1 Tactic: Media and Public Mourning through Temporary Tactical Memorials.” Buy it here.


We Are All ….. Now: Drawing on Strategic Universalism By Daniel Tucker is an artist book based on a series of drawings I began in 2019 (Set Margins’ #4, 2022). Buy it here.


Lastgaspism: Art and Survival in the Age of Pandemic by Anthony Romero, Daniel Tucker, and Dan S. Wang Contributions from Kimberly Bain, Sandra de la Loza, Cheryl Derricotte, Design Studio for Social Intervention (Kenneth Bailey and Lori Lobenstine), Erin Genia, Pato Hebert, Damon Locks, Kelli Morgan, Karthik Pandian (Soberscove Books, 2022) Buy it here.


A Blade of Grass magazine issue #5 – Guest edited by Daniel Tucker in collaboration with A Blade of Grass staff Sabrina Chin, Kathryn McKinney, Karina Muranaga, and Prerana Reddy. The thematic issue on “Confronting Enemies” features Grupo De Arte Callejero, Arthur Jones with Michael Premo, Cannupa Hanska Luger with Prerana Reddy, Denechia Powell-Twagirumukiza, Amita Swadhin, and Carol Zou. Read online here or Download Here.


Displacemaking dialogues (2015 and 2020) with Cassie Fennell published in The Routledge Handbook of Placemaking Edited By Cara Courage, Tom Borrup, Maria Rosario Jackson, Kylie Legge, Anita Mckeown, Louise Platt, Jason Schupbach (Routgledge, 2021) Buy here

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Why Philly? (2019) Publication for Common Field produced by Lauren Downing, Daniel Tucker and Ricky Yanas. Download Why Philly?.

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Holding Space (2019) is a group interview about the Philadelphia Assembled project produced for the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Download Holding Space. 

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“WROL IRL” visual/written essay with Rosten Woo for “Walls Turned Sideways: Artists Confront the Justice System” edited by Risa Puelo (NAME books, 2019). Buy it here. See our spread here.


“Learning Together” dialogue with Faith Wilding for “Faith Wilding: Fearful Symmetries” Edited by Shannon Stratton (Intellect Books, 2018). Buy it here.


Art As Social Action: Art as Social Action An Introduction to the Principles and Practices of Teaching Social Practice Art. (Allworth, 2018) Edited by Gregory Sholette, Chloë Bass, and Social Practice Queens Buy it here


“Be the Touch You Want to Feel” essay for Nicole Garneau’s “Performing Revolutionary: ART, ACTION, ACTIVISM” (Intellect Books, 2018). Buy it here.


Antoni Muntadas: Activating Artifacts – Interpretation, Translation, Education (CADVC/UMBC, 2017) Edited with text by Niels Van Tomme and additional texts by by Olivia Munoz Rojas, and Daniel Oliver Tucker in conjunction with Muntadas exhibitions at De Appel and UMBC. My essay “Communiversity: Inside and Outside Art Education” deals with ecological art and independent educational initiatives. Purchase here.


Organize Your Own: The Politics and Poetics of Self-Determination Movements (Soberscove Books, 2016) Edited by Anthony Romero based on the exhibition and event series curated by Daniel Tucker. Purchase here.


Art as Social Practice – A critical investigation of works by Kenneth A. Balfelt (Edited by Matthias Hvass Borello, Revolver Publishing, 2015) with essays by Barbara Steiner (DE), Brett Bloom (US), Matthias Hvass Borello (DK) and Daniel Tucker (US). Purchase here.

tucker_1Immersive Life Practices (2014) Edited by Daniel Tucker. Part of the new Chicago Social Practice History series, edited by Mary Jane Jacob and Kate Zeller. Buy it here. Download an introductory essay here.


Unfurlings – Explorations in Art, Activism, and Archiving (2014). A Never The Same Project, edited by Daniel Tucker and Rebecca Zorach. Buy Here. Download Here.


“Pedway as Breakroom as Time Machine” catalog introduction to The Pedway of Today (2013) by Hui-min Tsen for Green Lantern Press

Dialogue with Dan S. Wang featured in Deep Routes: the Midwest in All Directions (2012) buy it here.

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John Kinsman: Activist Farmer is a publication that was produced for the First Annual John Kinsman Beginning Farmer Food Sovereignty Prize Harvest Dinner and Award Ceremony on November 12th, 2011 (Madison, Wisconsin.) Download the pdf here.

Notes for a People’s Atlas (2011) catalog published by AREA Chicago Imprint buy it here and see web archive here.

Visions for Chicago (2011) catalog published by Green Lantern Press Buy it here and see web archive here.

Farm Together Now(2010) published by Chronicle Books Buy it here

Uses of a Whirlwind (2010)published by AK Press Buy it here

Transductores: Collective Pedagogies and Spatial Politics (2010) published by Centro Jose Guerrero in Spanish and English View PDF here

Experimental Geography (2009) published by Melville House Buy it here

Users Guide to Democracy In America (2008) published by Creative Time books  Buy it here

Trashing the Neoliberal City (2006) pamphlet published by Learning Site Buy it here or download PDF here

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