In preparation for the collaborative project between students from Marina Grzinic’s Postconceptual class and Nicole Hewitt’s students of New Art Practices taking place in December 2007 we propose some mutual reading!

reading suggested by PCAP class:

The geopolitics of knowledge and the coloniality of power, an interview with Walter Mignolo by Catherine Walsh.

Subhabrata Bobby Banerjee Live and Let Die: Colonial Sovereignties and the Death Worlds of Necrocapitalism

reading suggested by NUP/PP:

Future Map, Brian Holmes

Snow Crash, Neal Stephenson

>>> download mignolo pdf

>>> download original Bobby pdf

general reading matter:

Giorgio Agamben, We Refugees,

Donna Haraway, A Cyborg Manifesto: Science, Technology, and Socialist-Feminism in the Late Twentieth Century, in: Simians, Cyborgs and Women: The Reinvention of Nature, in:

Achille Mbembe,Necropolitics, translated by Libby Meintjes, in:

Chantal Mouffe, Artistic Activism and Agonistic Spaces New Left Review – Walter Benjamin: The Author as Producer