Readings

A list of books and papers I’ve read since I started more seriously keeping track mid-2016. More can be found on goodreads.

Reading

Currently Reading
On Beauty – Zadie Smith
Neuromancer – William Gibson
Lincoln in the Bardo – George Saunders

Started (and will get back to)
Trees on Mars – Hal Niedzviecki
The Autograph Man – Zadie Smith
The Word Exchange – Alena Graedon
Crosstalk – Connie Willis
Zero K – Don Delillo
The Sellout – Paul Beatty
The Continuous Katherine Mortenhoe – D.G. Compton

Queue (Fiction)
Parable of the Talents – Octavia Butler
One Hundred Apocalypses – Lucy Corin
Null States – Malka Older
The Signals are Talking – Amy Webb
All Our Wrong Todays – Elan Mastri
The Clasp – Sloane Crosby
Everything Belongs To the Future – Laurie Penny
The Dispossessed – Ursula K. Le Guin
The Lathe of Heaven – Ursula K. Le Guin
The Last Samurai – Helen Dewitt
The Wind Up Girl – Paolo Bacigalupi
New York 2140 – Kim Stanley Robinson
Waking Gods – Sylvain Neuvel
Erasure – Percival Everett
American Born Chinese – Gene Luen Yang
Gun Machine – Warren Ellis
A Hundred Thousand Words – Bob Proehl
The Three Body Problem – Cixin Liu
The Dark Forest – Cixin Liu
Death’s End – Cixin Liu
Moonstone – Sjon
The Planetary Omnibus – Warren Ellis
Nova – Samuel Delany
Dogma – Lars Iyer
Exodus – Lars Iyer
Spirits of Place – Alan Moore

Queue (Non-Fiction)
Digital Sociologies – Jessie Daniels
Staying with the Trouble – Donna Haraway
Living a Feminist Life – Sara Ahmed
Sister Outsider – Audre Lorde
Power Broker – Robert Caro
Design Fictions – Alex Coles
Whiplash – Joi Ito
F-Ing Innovation – Tamara Christensen
Future Imperfect – Anthony Downey
Hubs & Fictions – Sophia Yadong Hao
Thrill Me – Benjamin Percy
Utopia (500th anniversary edition) by Thomas More
Grand Hotel Abyss by Stuart Jeffries
The Future as Cultural Fact by Arjun Appadurai
Last Futures by Douglas Murphy
Inventing the Future by Nick Srnicek and Alex Williams
Archaeologies of the Future by Fredric Jameson
Contingency, Hegemony, Universality by Judith Butler, Ernesto Laclau
Design and Crime (And Other Diatribes) by Hal Foster
Hegemony and Socialist Strategy by Ernesto Laclau and Chantal Mouffe
Critique of Everyday Life by Henri Lefebvre
Reading Capital by Louis Althusser, Etienne Balibar, et al.
Metaphilosophy by Henri Lefebvre
Vertical by Stephen Graham
Disaster Capitalism by Antony Loewenstein
The Ministry of Nostalgia by Owen Hatherley
The Religion of the Future by Roberto Mangabeira Unger
Politics of Affect – Brian Massumi
Parables for the Virtual – Brian Massumi
The Affect Theory Reader – Melissa Gregg

Anthologies
Hint Fiction
The Apex Book of World SF 1
The Apex Book of World SF 2
The Apex Book of World SF 3
The Apex Book of World SF 4
It Came From the North

Have to admit I’m never going to finish but will start at least once or twice this year at some point
Infinite Jest – David Foster Wallace

Papers & Articles

2017
Karl Marx – Capital, Volume 1
Bruno Latour – We Have Never Been Modern
Ian Hacking – The Taming of Chance
Mary Douglas – Risk and Blame: Essays in Cultural Theory
Ulrich Beck – Risk Society: Towards a New Modernity
Brian Massumi – The Political Ontology of Threat
Rob Nixon – Slow Violence and the Environmentalism of the Poor
Sara Pritchard – “An Envirotechnical Disaster”
Vicanne Adams – Markets of Sorrow, Labors of Faith
Janet Roitman – Anti-Crisis
Caitlin Zaloom – “The Productive Life of Risk”
Donna Haraway – “Anthropocene, Capitalocene, Cthulucene”

 

(Still trying to find a way to keep better track of this. Zotero probably.)

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