Indra Adnan

Indra Adnan


Core Team Advisor, UK



The Politics of Waking Up: Power & Possibility In The Fractal Age


Indra Adnan is a life-long student of power and agency. As a political entrepreneur she founded The Alternative Global which publishes The Daily Alternative, convenes new system actors, and builds and engages with cosmolocal community agency networks (CANs) all over the world. She is concurrently a psychosocial therapist and journalist with expertise in international relations and soft power. She has consulted to the World Economic Forum, Indian and Danish governments, NATO, the Scottish Executive and the Institute of Contemporary Arts amongst others. Her second book The Politics of Waking Up: Power & Possibility in The Fractal Age was a Times Literary Supplement Book of the Year in 2021.

Here Indra describes new ways of ‘being political’ and points at a new socio-political system already emerging that builds on patterns of feminine agency in the regeneration of our individual, communal and planetary lives.