Adnan, Etal "To Write in a Foreign Language" from Unheard Words
Arendt, Hannah "Civil Disobedience" from Crises of the Republic
Aristotle Nicomachean Ethics II:5-6; Physics I:7; Rhetoric I:2
Baldwin, James "The Discovery of What It Means To Be An American" from Nobody Knows My Name
Bataille, George "The Economy Equal to the Universe: Brief notes..." Stuart Kendall, trans.
Black Panther Party "What We Want, What We Believe" 1966 and 1972
Bhodi, Bhikku Sutta 39 from The Numerical Discourses of the Bhudda
Borges, Jorge Luis "The Garden of Forking Paths" from Ficciones
Burke, Edmund selection from Reflections on the Revolution in France
Bush, Vannevar "As We May Think"
Butler, Judith "Gender is Burning: Questions of Appropriation and Subversion" from Bodies that Matter
Butler, Octavia "Bloodchild" and "Afterword" from Bloodchild and Other Stories
Cage, John "Diary: Emma Lake Music Workshop 1965"
Castells, Manuel "The Spirit of Informationalism" from The Rise of the Network Society
Coleman, Gabriella selection from Coding Freedom
Darwin, Charles "Struggle for Existence" and "Natural Selection" from On Natural Selection
Darwish, Mahmoud "If I Were Another" Fady Joudah, trans.
Euripides The Bacchae
Farrokhzad, Forugh "O Bejeweled Realm..." Sholeh Wolpé, trans.
Feynman, Richard "Scientific Imagination" from The Feynman Lectures on Physics
Fourier, Charles "Civilization in Historical Perspective"
Gandhi, Mahatma "Means and Ends" from All Men Are Brothers: Life And Thoughts Of Mahatma Gandhi
Gleick, James "Revolution," from Chaos: Making a New Science
Holt, Nancy "Sun Tunnels" from Theories and Documents of Contemporary Art
Howe, Fanny "Bewilderment"
Jefferson, Thomas "The Declaration of Independence
Juana Inés de la Cruz, Sor "A su retrato" (Sonnet 145)"
Kafka, Franz "A Report to an Academy" Willa and Edwin Muir, trans.
Kolbert, Elizabeth "The Sixth Extinction?"
Kuhn, Thomas Preface & Chapter VI from The Structure of Scientific Revolutions
Lazarus, Emma "The New Colossus"
Le Guin, Ursula K. "The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas"
Lear, Jonathan Radical Hope: Ethics in the Face of Cultural Devastation
Lorde, Audre "Fourth of July"
Lucretius selection from De Rerum Natura
Martin, Dawn Lundy "The Long Road to Angela Davis's Library"
Marx, Karl "Theses on Feurbach"
Matthew 19:16-30 from The Holy Bible, King James Version
Mayer, Bernadette "The Tragic Condition of the Statue of Liberty"
Minford, John "Commentary on the I Ching" frin I Ching = Yijing
Moten, Fred selection from "block chapel," selection from "i ran from it and was still in it," "all" "dance warm," "Backlog 2," & "B4"
Myles, Eileen "An American Poem" and "William Dawes"
Nietzsche, Friedrich On the Genealogy of Morality, II: 24-25
Nussbaum, Martha "How Love Matters for Justice" from Political Emotions
Parks, Suzan-Lori 365 Days / 365 Plays: Week 14
Paz, Octavio "The Day of the Dead" from The Labyrinth of Solitude
Philip, M. NourbeSe selections from Zong!
Piper, Adrian "Catalysis: an Interview with Adrian Piper"
Rankine, Claudia selection from Citizen: An American Lyric
Retallack, Joan "Poethics of a Complex Realism" from The Poethical Wager
Rilke, Rainer Maria "Archaïscher Torso Apollos," "Archaic Torso of Apollo"
Saavedra, Leonora "Carlos Chávez's Many Worlds"
Sanger, Margaret "The Woman Rebel"
Sedgwick, Eve Kosofsky selection from Touching Feeling: Affect, Pedagogy, Performativity
Solnit, Rebecca "Men Explain Things to Me"
Sontag, Susan selection from Regarding the Pain of Others
Stein, Gertrude "Composition as Explanation"
Stevens, Wallace "Connoisseur of Chaos," "Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird," "This Solitude of Cataracts"
Tocqueville, Alexis de "Why Great Revolutions Will Become Rare" from Democracy in America
Tzara, Tristan "Dada Manifesto"
United Nations The Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Waldrop, Rosmarie "Alarms and Excursions"
Wark, McKenzie selection from A Hacker Manifesto
Weil, Simone "Draft for a Statement of Human Obligations"
Wittgenstein, Ludwig selection from Philosophical Investigations and Culture and Value
Wright, Frank Lloyd "In the Natura of Materials: a Philosophy" from Architecture Culture 1943-1968
Yoshihara, Jiro "The Gutai Manifesto" from Geijutsu Shincho