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Quiet time reading list

May 12, 2020

Lacie Burning
-Brandi Bird. I Am Still Too Much. Vancouver: Rahlia’s Ghost Press, 2019.
-Arielle Twist. DISINTEGRATE/DISASSOCIATE. Vancouver: Arsenal Pulp Press, 2019.

Jesse Gray
-Robin Wall Kimmerer. Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants. Minneapolis: Milkweed Editions, 2015.
-Nancy J Turner. Ancient Pathways, Ancestral Knowledge: Ethnobotany and Ecological Wisdom of Indigenous Peoples of Northwestern North America. Montreal/Kingston: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2014.
-Nancy J Turner. The Earth’s Blanket: Traditional Teachings for Sustainable Living. Madeira Park: Douglas & McIntyre, 2005.
-David Quammen. Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2012.

Matea Kulic
Mercedes Eng. my yt mama. Vancouver: Talonbooks, 2020.
Christine Stewart. treaty 6 deixis. Vancouver: Talonbooks, 2018.

Trinh T. Minh-ha
Xiaolu Guo. Nine Continents. New York: Grove Press, 2017.
François Cheng. L’un vers l’autre. Paris: Albin Michel, 2019.
Frieze (Magazine of Contemporary Art and Culture), No 199, Nov-Dec, 2018. Issue on “Decolonizing Culture: Where Do We Go From Here?”

Kaitlyn Purcell
Liz Howard. Infinite Citizen of the Shaking Tent. Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 2015.
Brandi Bird. I Am Still Too Much. Vancouver: Rahlia’s Ghost Press, 2019.
Ivanna Baranova. Confirmation Bias. Montreal: Metatron Press, 2019.
Ashley Obscura. Ambient Technology. Montreal: Metatron Press, 2018.

Jacquelyn Zong-Li Ross
Lucy Ives. Loudermilk or The Real Poet or The Origin of the World. New York: Soft Skull Press, 2019.
Ling Ma. Severance. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2018.
Joanna Ruocco. Dan. St Louis: Dorothy, a publishing project, 2014.
Deborah Eisenberg. Your Duck is My Duck. New York: Ecco, 2018.

Cornelia Wyngaarden
Lisa Robertson. The Baudelaire Fractal. Toronto: Coach House Books, 2020.

Anne Boyer. The Undying: Pain, Vulnerability, Mortality, Medicine, Art, Time, Dreams, Data, Exhaustion, Cancer, and Care. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2019.
Trinh T. Minh-ha. Lovecidal: Walking with the Disappeared. New York: Fordham University Press, 2016.
Anna Lowenhaupt Tsing. The Mushroom at the End of the World: On the Possibility of Life in Capitalist Ruins. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2015.
la paperson (aka K. Wayne Yang). A Third University Is Possible. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2017.