What Is He Reading?! 1.1 (Sept 2015)

Academic Literature

Louis Menand, The Marketplace of Ideas: Reform and Resistance in the American University (2010).

John Cawelti, Adventure, Mystery, and Romance: Formula Stories as Art and Popular Culture (1976).

MLA, Report of the MLA Task Force on Doctoral Study in Modern Language and Literature (2014).

Michel Foucault, The History of Sexuality, Volume 1: An Introduction (1976/1978).

Madhu Dubey, “The Biopolitics of Race in Futureland,” Social Text, 33.2 (2015):29-55.

Michel Foucault, Ch. 16, Society Must Be Defended (1976).

Stephen King, Danse Macabre (1981).

Dipesh Chakrabarty, “The Climate of History: Four Theses,” Critical Inquiry, 35.2 (Winter 2009):197-222.

Stacy Alaimo, Ch. 1, Bodily Natures: Science, Environment, and the Material Self (Indiana University Press, 2010).

Srinivas Aravamudan, “The Catachronism of Climate Change,” Diacritics, 41.3 (2013):6-30.

Rob Nixon, Introduction and Ch. 1, Slow Violence and the Environmentalism of the Poor (Harvard University Press, 2013).

Gregory Colόn Semenza, Graduate Study for the 21st Century: How to Build an Academic Career in the Humanities (Palgrave Macmillan, 2005).

Jane Elliott and Gillian Harkins, “Genres of Neoliberalism,” Social Text, 31.2 (Summer 2013): 1-17.

Alys Eve Weinbaum, “The Afterlife of Slavery and the Problem of Reproductive Freedom,” Social Text, 31.2 (Summer 2013):49-68.

Jane Elliott, “Suffering Agency: Imagining Neoliberal Personhood in North America and Britain,” Social Text, 31.2 (Summer 2013):83-101.

Gillian Harkins, “Virtual Predators: Neoliberal Loss and Human Futures in the Cinema of Pedophilia,” Social Text, 31.2 (Summer 2013):123-143.

Primary Sources

Robert Heinlein, Starship Troopers (1959).

Chuck Wendig, Star Wars: Aftermath (2015).

Marv Wolfman and George Pérez, The New Teen Titans, Volume 1 (1980/2014).

Claudia Gray, Star Wars: Lost Stars (2015).

Josh Malerman, Bird Box (2014).

Jason Aaron and R.M. Guéra, Scalped Deluxe Edition, Volume 2 (2008-2009/2015).