Commentary

Sources in Conversation, September

September 5, 2017

Alexandra Bell, from “Counternarratives”

Here are some links to organizations, essays, projects, resources, and texts that we see as vital to our work, that we celebrate and find useful. We aim to compile one of these lists each month. If you believe you or your collective or organization should be a part of our monthly list, please feel free to contact us.

  1. “A Phenomenology of Whiteness,” by Sara Ahmed
  2. The Equal Justice Initiative
  3. “The Whiteness Project,” by Whitney Dow
  4. This video project by Mores McWreath
  5. “Strong and Wrong: On Ignorance and Modes of White Spectatorship in Dance Criticism,” by Charmian Wells
  6. “Making America White Again,” by Toni Morrison
  7. Appraising Newness: Whiteness, Neoliberalism, and the Building of the Archive for
    New Poetry,” by Eunsong Kim
  8. “Good Old Boys,” Ashley Sparks
  9. “Big Man,” by Lauren Berlant
  10. The artwork of David Leggett
  11. The artwork of Ti Rock Moore
  12. “Mama’s Baby, Papa’s Maybe: An American Grammar Book,” by Hortense J. Spillers
  13. “All the Things You Could be by Now, If Sigmund Freud’s Wife Was Your Mother,” by Hortense J. Spillers
  14. Geontologies: A Requiem to Late Liberalism, by Elizabeth Povinelli
  15. “What Do White People Want?: Interest, Desire, and Affect in Late Liberalism,” by Elizabeth Povinelli
  16. “Karrabing: An Indigenous Otherwise in the Late Liberal Australian Geontology” by Elizabeth Povinelli