in-class readings

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

*Please take note of artist and instructional text references in Lecture Slides

WINTER SEMESTER

 

 

Holiday Break to January 14

 

1. O'Doherty, Brian Inside the White Cube: The Ideology of the Gallery Space The Lapis Press, San Francisco, California. 1986. pages 7 - 64. 

2. Cain, Abigail. How the White Cube Came to Dominate the Art World

Artsy.net January 23, 2017. https://www.artsy.net/article/artsy-editorial-white-cube-dominate-art

January 14

 

1) Paulson, Steve Critical Intimacy: An Interview with Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak LA Review of Books July 29, 2016. Web.

2) Elkin, James Art Critiques: A Guide New Academia Publishing 2009. Chapters 1 - 7. PDF

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

January 28  to February 11

 

1. Survivors and Survivalists FUSE Magazine 36:3. Summer 2013. PDF

2. Ziyad, Hari White liberals stay predicting dystopias caused by whiteness— without doing anything about it BlackYouthProject.com April 9, 2018. Web. 

3. Ahmed, Sarah Declarations of Whiteness: The Non-Performativity of Anti-Racism Borderlands E-Journal University of Lancaster. Volume 3, No 2, 2004. 

4. Hurley, Jessica  and N. K. Jemisin Apocalypse is a Relative Thing: An Interview with N. K. Jemisin ASAP/Journal, Volume 3, Number 3, September 2018, pp. 467-477 (Article) Published by Johns Hopkins University Press DOI: For additional information about this article Access provided at 3 Dec 2019 20:55 GMT from Concordia University Library https://doi.org/10.1353/asa.2018.0035

 

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current news articles:

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

 

News posts from Teaching Assistant Kristina Pederson:

1. '77 Sunset Me' Peter Schjeldahl in the New Yorker

https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2019/12/23/the-art-of-dying?verso=true

 

2. 'What Is Dark Ecology?' Timothy Morton in Living Earth: Field Notes from Dark Ecology Project

http://www.changingweathers.net/en/episodes/48/what-is-dark-ecology

 

 

 

 

 

February Break Readings (optional)

1) Zucker, Bree Daido Moriyama by Bree Zucker Bomb Magazine January 4, 2017 Web

https://bombmagazine.org/articles/daido-moriyama/

2) Carmen Herrera with Laila Pedro The Brooklyn Rail September 2016. Web.
https://brooklynrail.org/2016/09/art/carmen-herrera-with-laila-pedro

March 3 - 10

1. Brandt, Nicola Under Fire The Concept of Landscape Goethe-Institut e. V., Online Editorial office October 2019 web. https://www.goethe.de/prj/lat/en/ide/hin.html

2. Amaglio, Michele Photography and Postinternet Languages Ardesia Projects. February 19, 2016. Web.

http://www.ardesiaprojects.com/en/senza-categoria-en/eng-photography-and-postinternet-languages/