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  1. 2nd October - Historiography: History, Theory and Narrative 13 items
    1. Primary Texts 3 items
      1. Ch. 2: Society and the individual - Edward Hallett Carr

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

    2. Secondary Texts 10 items
      1. The poverty of theory, or An orrery of errors, Section VII - Edward Palmer Thompson

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

      2. Evidence - Andrew Leach

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading; Read also Ch. 5: History and Theory from 'What is architectural history'

      3. Introduction: What’s the Point? - Jonathan Culler

        Chapter Recommended

      4. Criticism, negation, action - Mark Dorrian 06/2005

        Article Recommended E-journal

      5. What is philosophy of history? - William Henry Walsh

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

      6. On the utility and liability of history for life (Sections 1-3) - Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

        Chapter Recommended

      7. Writing history, writing trauma - Dominick LaCapra

        Chapter Recommended

      8. Interpretation between Determinism and Hermeneutics - Jean Laplanche

        Chapter Recommended

      9. Psychoanalysis and its History - Michel de Cetreau

        Chapter Recommended

  2. 9th October - Architecture and Representation 13 items
    1. Primary Texts 6 items
      1. Translations from drawing to building - Robin Evans

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

      2. Archive - Beatriz Colomina

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

      3. Interior - Beatriz Colomina

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

      4. Oases and resorts - Peter Reyner Banham

        Chapter Essential

      5. The eye of the beholder - Peter Reyner Banham

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

      6. Design - Adrian Forty

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

    2. Secondary Texts 7 items
      1. Myth Today - Roland Barthes

        Article Recommended Available online from Turk's head review here. Also available from Barthes Mythologies - several editions in library.

      2. From Written Dissemination to Text Analysis - Juan Pablo Bonta

        Chapter Recommended

      3. Introduction - Murray Fraser

        Chapter Recommended

      4. Design research: the first 500 years - Jonathan Hill

        Chapter Recommended

  3. 16th October – Anthropology and Material Culture 20 items
    1. Primary Texts 4 items
      1. Chapter 2 - Secular defilement - Mary Douglas

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading. Read also Introduction.

      2. Chapter 7 - Hygiene and Cleanliness - Adrian Forty

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

      3. Consumption studies and the home - Victor Buchli Buchli

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading.

    2. Secondary Texts 16 items
      1. Wild things: the material culture of everyday life - Attfield, Judy 2000

        Book Recommended

      2. Landscape and politics - Barbara Bender

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

      3. Architecture and the domestic sphere - Victor Buchli

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

      4. The visible and invisible: (de|)regulation in contemporary cleaning practices - B. Campkin, R. Cox

        Chapter Recommended

      5. Behind closed doors - Daniel Miller

        Chapter Recommended pp.1-19

      6. Possessions - Daniel Miller

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

      7. Female toilets: (Re) Designing the "unmentionable" - Barbara Penner

        Chapter Recommended

      8. Varieties of Opportunistic Research - J. W. Riemer 01/01/1977

        Article Recommended E-journal

      9. Dirt is matter out of place - Katherine Schonfield

        Chapter Recommended

      10. Constructing home: a crossroads of choice - E. Shove

        Chapter Recommended

  4. 23rd October - Postcolonialism 24 items
    1. Primary Texts 6 items
      1. Colonialism, Orientalism and the canon - Zeynep Celik

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

      2. Introduction - Anthony D. King

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

      3. Orientalism - Edward W Said

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

      4. Can the subaltern speak? - Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

    2. Secondary Texts 18 items
      1. India 1600-1980 - Anthony D King

        Chapter Recommended

      2. Chapter 3: The Stone Books of Orientalism - Stephen Cairns

        Chapter Recommended

      3. Modern architecture and the end of empire - Mark Crinson 2003

        Book Recommended

      4. Bhabha for architects - Felipe Hernández 2010

        Book Recommended

      5. Postcolonial space(s) - Nalbantoglu, Gülsüm Baydar, Wong, Chong Thai c1997

        Book 

      6. Postcolonial theory: contexts, practices, politics - Moore-Gilbert, B. J. 1997

        Book 

      7. Spaces of global cultures: architecture, urbanism, identity - King, Anthony D. 2004

        Book 

      8. Orientalism - Said, Edward W. 1979, c1978

        Book 

      9. Culture and imperialism - Said, Edward W. 1993

        Book 

      10. Colonial modernities: building, dwelling and architecture in British India and Ceylon - Peter Scriver, Vikramaditya Prakash 2007

        Book Recommended

      11. A critique of postcolonial reason: toward a history of the vanishing present - Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak 1999

        Book Recommended

      12. The politics of design in French colonial urbanism - Gwendolyn Wright c1991

        Book Recommended

  5. 30th October - Feminist and Queer Methods and Subjectivities 40 items
    1. Primary Texts 3 items
      1. The house behind - Karen Bermann

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

      2. Subjects of sex, gender, desire - Judith Butler 2006

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

    2. Secondary Texts 37 items
      1. Altering practices - Doina Petrescu

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

      2. Introduction - Lori A. Brown

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

      3. The sex of architecture - Agrest, Diana, Conway, Patricia, Weisman, Leslie 1996

        Book Recommended

      4. Architecture from without: body logic and sex - Diane Agrest

        Chapter Recommended

      5. Queer space: architecture and same-sex desire - Aaron Betsky c1997

        Book Recommended

      6. Queering Home - Ben Campkin, Brent Pilkey

        Chapter Recommended

      7. Beyond Home - Ben Campkin, Barbara Penner

        Chapter Recommended

      8. Introduction from 'Architecture and feminism' - Debra Coleman

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

      9. Gender and architecture - M. L. Durning, Richard Wrigley 2000

        Book Recommended

      10. Sexuality & space - Beatriz Colomina, Jennifer Bloomer c1992

        Book Recommended

      11. The architect: reconstructing her practice - Hughes, Francesca 1996

        Book Recommended

      12. Queer theory: an introduction - Annamarie Jagose 1996

        Book Recommended

      13. Making space: women and the man-made environment - Matrix (Organization) 1984

        Book Recommended

      14. Theorizing the Queer Museum - Robert Mills 04/2008

        Article Recommended

      15. Altering practices - Doina Petrescu

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

      16. Excerpts from ‘Modernity and the Spaces of Femininity’ - Griselda Pollock

        Chapter Recommended

      17. Irigaray for architects - Peg Rawes 2007

        Book Recommended

      18. Introduction: Gender, Space, Architecture - Jane Rendell

        Chapter Recommended

      19. The pursuit of pleasure: gender, space & architecture in Regency London - Jane Rendell c2002

        Book Recommended

      20. Shame, Theatricality, and Queer Performativity: Henry James’s The Art of the Novel - Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick

        Chapter Recommended

      21. Women in architecture - Lynne Walker

        Chapter Recommended

      22. Excerpts from ‘Gender: A Useful Category of Historical Analysis’ - Joan Wallach Scott

        Chapter Recommended

      23. The trouble with normal: sex, politics, and the ethics of queer life - Michael Warner c1999

        Book Recommended

      24. Female Spectator, Lesbian Specter: The Haunting - Particia White

        Chapter Recommended

      25. Sex and buildings: modern architecture and the sexual revolution - Richard J. Williams 2013

        Book Recommended

  6. 6th November - Reading week 0 items
  7. 13th November - Psychoanalysis, Material and Spatial Relations 21 items
    1. Primary Texts 4 items
      1. La Borde: a clinic unlike any other - Félix Guattari 2007

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

      2. Introduction: Vision and its doubles - Lorens Holm

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading.

      3. The architectural parallax - Slavoj Zizek

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading.

      4. Constructions in analysis - Sigmund Freud

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

    2. Secondary Texts 17 items
      1. Psychotopologies: closing the circuit between psychic and material space - Blum, Virginia 01 January 2011

        Article Essential E-journal

      2. Geometry and abjection - Victor Burgin

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

      3. Perverse Space - Victor Burgin

        Chapter Recommended

      4. Autism and Topology - Bernard Burgoyne

        Chapter Recommended

      5. The psyche and the society anew - Cornelius Castoriadis

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

      6. The Split Wall: Domestic Voyeurism - Beatriz Colomina

        Chapter Recommended

      7. Where? - Mark Cousins

        Chapter Recommended

      8. The Ego and the Id - Sigmund Freud

        Webpage Recommended

      9. A Note on the Unconscious in Psychoanalysis - Sigmund Freud

        Chapter Recommended

      10. Instincts and their Vicissitudes - Sigmund Freud

        Chapter Recommended

      11. Space, time, and bodies - Elizabeth A. Grosz

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

      12. The four fundamental concepts of psycho-analysis - Jacques Lacan, Jacques-Alain Miller, Alan Sheridan, David Macey 1998, c1973

        Book Recommended

      13. Pandora : topographies of the mask and curiosity - Laura Mulvey

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

      14. Cinematic Space: Desiring and Deciphering - Laura Mulvey

        Chapter Recommended

      15. The body and the city: psychoanalysis, space and subjectivity - Steve Pile 1996

        Book Recommended

  8. 20th November - Criticism, ideology and autonomy 22 items
    1. Primary Texts 3 items
      1. Architecture as critique of modernity - Hilde Heynen

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

      2. Architecture and the critique of ideology - Fredric Jameson

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

    2. Secondary Texts 19 items
      1. The project of autonomy: politics and architecture within and against capitalism - Pier Vittorio Aureli, Temple Hoyne Buell Center for the Study of American Architecture c2008

        Book Recommended

      2. Autonomy and the Will to the Critical - Peter Eisenman

        Article Recommended

      3. Architecture's desire: reading the late avant-garde - K. Michael Hays c2010

        Book Recommended

      4. Postmodernism, or, The cultural logic of late capitalism - Fredric Jameson 1991

        Book Recommended

      5. The political unconscious of architecture: re-opening Jameson's narrative - Nadir Lahiji c2011

        Book Recommended

      6. Reckoning with Colin Rowe: ten architects take position - Robert Maxwell 2015

        Book Recommended

      7. Critical architecture - Jane Rendell 2007

        Book Recommended

      8. Renaissance and Baroque - Parts I and II - Einrich Wolfflin

        Chapter Recommended

      9. The Doubles of Post-Modern - Robert Stern

        Article Recommended

  9. 27th November - Architecture & Technology 24 items
    1. Primary Texts 3 items
      1. Crisis - Bruno Latour

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading.

    2. Secondary Texts 21 items
      1. The Technical - Barry Allen

        Chapter Recommended

      2. Technology - Barry Allen

        Article Recommended

      3. Viollet-le-Ducs's optic - Martin Bressani

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

      4. Immortality by Design - Nathan Brown 07/2008

        Article  e-journal

      5. Technology, philosophy, politics - Andrew Feenberg

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

      6. The architecture of science - Galison, Peter, 1955-; Thompson, Emily Ann. c1999.

        Book Recommended

      7. The work of art in the age of mechanical reproduction - Walter Benjamin

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading; most important pages are 211-219 and 230-235.

      8. Introduction: Science and virtuality - Arie Graafland, Heidi Sohn

        Chapter Essential e-book

      9. The question concerning technology - Martin Heidegger

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

      10. The 'avant-garde' in America (or The fallacy of misplaced concreteness) - Sanford Kwinter

        Chapter Recommended

      11. Material Matters - Katie Lloyd Thomas

        Webpage Recommended

      12. First conversation : background and training - Michel Serres, Bruno Latour

        Chapter Recommended

      13. Technics and time: 1: The fault of Epimetheus - Stiegler, Bernard 1998

        Book 

      14. Open sky - Virilio, Paul, Rose, Julie 1997

        Book 

      15. The Third Interval - Paul Virilio

        Chapter 

      16. Transpositions: on nomadic ethics - Rosi Braidotti 2006

        Book Recommended

      17. The Haraway reader - Donna Jeanne Haraway 2004

        Book Recommended

      18. Zeros + ones: women, cyberspace + the new technoculture - Sadie Plant 1997

        Book Recommended

      19. Chapter 7 of Irigaray for Architects - Peg Rawes

        Chapter Recommended

  10. 4th December - Biopolitics 17 items
    1. Primary Texts 6 items
      1. Course Summary and context - Michel Foucault, Michel Senellart

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

    2. Secondary Texts 11 items
      1. Homo sacer: sovereign power and bare life - Agamben, Giorgio 1998

        Book Recommended

      2. Vibrant matter: a political ecology of things - Bennett, Jane 2010

        Book Recommended

      3. Precarious life: the powers of mourning and violence - Butler, Judith 2004

        Book Recommended

      4. Introduction: Architecture and mind in the age of communication and information - Deborah Hauptmann, Warren Neidich

        Chapter Recommended

      5. Improper life: technology and biopolitics from Heidegger to Agamben - Campbell, Timothy C. c2011

        Book Recommended

      6. Technologies of the self: a seminar with Michel Foucault - Michel Foucault, Patrick H. Hutton, Luther H. Martin, Huck Gutman 1988

        Book Recommended

      7. Diagramming control - Nathan Moore

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

      8. Politics of life itself: biomedicine, power, and subjectivity in the twenty-first century - Rose, Nikolas S. c2007

        Book Recommended

      9. A precarious existence: vulnerability in the public domain - Bourriaud, Nicolas c2009

        Book Recommended

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