Ignota Books is an experiment in the techniques of awakening.

  • Something Other: On Visions – Listening Event

    In advance of Something Other’s tenth chapter, ‘On Visions’, Something Other and Ignota are collaborating on a listening event, gathering together audio versions of the contributed texts alongside other somethings. 

    With contributions from so mayer, J R Carpenter, Caridad Svich, Karen Christopher, Sabrina Fuller, Ali Baybutt, a lyre, Alisa Oleva, Marianne Habeshaw, Mary Paterson, Maddy Costa and Diana Damian Martin.

  • The Magician by CAConrad

    This text was originally published for the full moon in Capricorn on 16 July 2019. It formed part of 22 Moons, an Ignota project responding to climate grief through the Major Arcana. 22 Moons delivered a new text on each new and full moon, bringing together twenty-two poets, writers, artists, thinkers, curators, scientists, astrologers, practitioners, witches and technologists for twenty-two lunations.
  • EU Stockists

    Due to the new sales tax system in place from 1 July 2021, we are unfortunately unable to send web orders to customers in the EU. We apologise for this, and are doing all we can to find a solution. We hope this will only be temporary. Below are a list of stockists in the EU.

  • Ignota Recommends: Exhibitions and Events (July)

    Our monthly round-up of exhibitions and events, including Rebecca Allen, Zach Blas, Danielle Brathwaite-Shirley, Ian Cheng, Lawrence Lek, Haroon Mirza, Precious Okoyomon, OOMK, Tabita Rezaire, Aura Satz, Himali Singh Soin, Tai Shani, Jenna Sutela, Chooc Ly Tan, Zadie Xa and more.
  • Love spell for a night of the full moon by Alexis Pauline Gumbs

    Alexis Pauline Gumbs's love ritual for the full moon, inspired by Audre Lorde.
  • Summer Expansion Tarot Spread by Clay AD

    This tarot spread by Clay AD asks the cards for greater understanding and integration of the healing qualities of summer’s expansive nature, so that this medicine can be used all year-round. What lessons does the summer have to teach our mind-body in regulating and assisting areas of contraction to move towards opening?
  • We Remember Everything

    On Saturday 5 June, poets, writers and artists came together in solidarity, in grief and in love with the people of India. With Aamer Aziz, Vahni Capildeo, Meena Kandasamy, Bhanu Kapil, Ashwani Kumar, Pratyusha, Nat Raha, Nisha Ramayya, Kashif Sharma-Patel, Himali Singh Soin, Bisakh Som and Preti Taneja.
  • Riar Rizaldi: Liturgy Mix

    A mix by Riar Rizaldi accompanying the launch of Flora Yin-Wong's book Liturgy.
  • Ignota Recommends: Exhibitions (June)

    As June brings more lockdown easing, Ignota shares a (non-exhaustive) list of shows we’re excited to see this month.