in-class readings

books and links also available at the Concordia Library through the course reserves website

WINTER SEMESTER

 

*Subject to regular updates

 

Holiday Break -- January 14

 

Brian O'Doherty Inside the White Cube: The Ideology of the Gallery Space

*Introduction and first 2 chapters

https://arts.berkeley.edu/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/arc-of-life-ODoherty_Brian_Inside_the_White_Cube_The_Ideology_of_the_Gallery_Space.pdf LINK

https://www.artsy.net/article/artsy-editorial-white-cube-dominate-art useful article

 

January 14

 

1) https://lareviewofbooks.org/article/critical-intimacy-interview-gayatri-chakravorty-spivak/

LINK

2) Elkin, James Art Critiques: A Guide (second edition, chapters 1-7) PDF

3) “School Is a Factory” (1978–80), © Allan Sekula Studio PDF

4) Chapter 4 art criticisms PDF

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

January 21

TBA

January 28  --- February 11

in the media!

1. Black and Indigenous voices often missing from climate change discussions CBC

2. ‘Literally life and death’: Indigenous climate leaders critical of Canada’s response to climate change report  APTN news


3. The Right’s New Rallying Cry in Finland: ‘Climate Hysteria’ New York Times

4. From growing medicine to space rockets: What is Indigenous futurism? CBC

5. Thread: Identity Politics Economics C Magazine

 

 

 

February Break Readings

TBA

March 3 - 10

TBA