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DJ Lynnée Denise: Toni Morrison Inna London: Sonic Connections and the
Literary Imagination (2020)

“In this work, DJ Lynnée Denise offers a layered audio-visual response to
the 1986 Guardian talk with Toni Morrison at the ICA. The visual essay
together intimate reflections and propositions framed by Morrison’s 1992
novel Jazz. DJ Lynnée Denise explores the Black Atlantic sound, visuals and
craft to render the life worlds behind Morrison’s [...]

Cedric J. Robinson: Black Marxism: The Making of the Black Radical Tradition

“In this ambitious work, Cedric Robinson demonstrates that efforts to
understand black people’s history of resistance solely through the prism of
Marxist theory are incomplete and inaccurate. Marxist analyses tend to
presuppose European models of history and experience that downplay the
significance of black people and black communities as agents of change and
resistance. Black [...]

El Lissitzky: Russia: An Architecture for World Revolution (1930–) [German,

” El Lissitzky ‘s book is a classic in architectural and planning theory,
as well as an important document in social and intellectual history. It
contains an appendix of excerpted writings by his contemporaries – M. J.
Ginzburg, P. Martell, Bruno Taut, Ernst May, M. Ilyin, Wilm Stein, Martin
Wagner, Hannes Meyer, Hans Schmidt, and [...]

Art, Engagement, Economy: the Working Practice of Caroline Woolard (2020)

“Art, Engagement, Economy: the Working Practice of Caroline Woolard proposes
a politics of transparent production in the arts, whereby heated
and mundane budgets are presented alongside documentation of finished
Readers follow the behind-the-scenes work that is required to produce
interdisciplinary art projects, from a commission at MoMA to a
international barter network [...]

Susan Jahoda, Caroline Woolard: Making and Being: Embodiment, Collaboration,
and Circulation in the Visual Arts, a Workbook (2019)

“Making and Being offers a framework for teaching art that emphasizes
contemplation, collaboration, and political economy. Authors Susan Jahoda
Caroline Woolard, two visual arts educators and members of the collective
BFAMFAPhD, share ideas and teaching strategies that they have adapted to
spaces of learning which range widely, from self-organized workshops for
professional artists to [...]

Leigh Claire La Berge: Wages Against Artwork: Decommodified Labor and the
Claims of Socially Engaged Art (2019)

“The last twenty years have seen a rise in the production, circulation, and
criticism of new forms of socially engaged art aimed at achieving social
justice and economic equality. In Wages Against Artwork Leigh Claire La
shows how socially engaged art responds to and critiques what she calls
decommodified labor—the slow diminishment of wages [...]

Cornelia Sollfrank, Felix Stalder, Shusha Niederberger (eds.): Aesthetics of
the Commons (2021)

“What do a feminist server, an art space located in a public park in North
London, a ‘pirate’ library of high cultural value yet dubious legal
status, and an art school that emphasizes collectivity have in common? They
all demonstrate that art can play an important role in imagining and
a real quite different [...]



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