Week 10 Readings
Jane Mayer "Zero Conscience in Zero Dark Thirty" and Dexter Filkins "Bin Laden, The Movie" .
Grégoire Chamayou and Graegoire Chamayou. "Introduction" A Theory of the Drone (2015)
Jasbir Puar and Amit Rai "Monster, Terrorist, Fag" Social Text
Fight Club (dir. David Fincher) and Mark Fisher "It's easier to imagine the end of the world than the
end of capitalism" Capitalist Realism: Is There No Alternative (2009)
Tom Moylan "The Critical Dystopia." Scraps on Untainted Sky: Science Fiction, Utopia, Dystopia (2000)
Angela Mitropoulos "Precari-us" Mute (2006)
Phil Wegner "The Present as Moment of Danger" Life between Two Deaths, 1989-2001:U.S. Culture in the Long Nineties (2009)
Week 5 - Library Session: Vladimir Mayakovsky's "Brooklyn Bridge"
Week 8 - As I Lay Dying and the Problem of the South
Week 9 - Farewell My Lovely and the urban noir quotesheet
Week 10 - Haunting of Hill House and the queer suburban gothic quotesheet
Week 1 - Raisin in the Sun and racial housing
Week 2 - Howl and Abstract Expressionism quotesheet
Week 3 - Crying of Lot 49 quotesheet
Week 7 - House on Mango Street and third world feminism
Week 8 - American Psycho and neoliberalism
Week 9 - In the Heart of the Valley of Love and neoliberalism ctd.