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ARTF5194M
Module Reading List

Technology, Media and Critical Culture, 2017/18, Semester 2
Dr James Lavender
j.lavender@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

ARTF5194M Reading List 2016-17

Week 1

Martin Heidegger, Being and Time (extracts), trans. John Macquarrie and Edward Robinson (Oxford: Blacwell, 1962).

Martin Heidegger, 'The Question Concerning Technology', from The Question Concerning Technology and Other Essays, trans. Wiliiam Lovitt (New York: Harper & Row, 1977). Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 

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Week 2

Plato, Phaedrus ISBN: 0856683132; 0856683140 (pbk) (extract), trans. Christopher Rowe (London: Penguin, 2005).

Jacques Derrida, 'Plato's Pharmacy' (extract), in Dissemination ISBN: 0485300052, trans. Barbara Johnson (London: Athlone, 1981). OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (hew 25/01/2018) 

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Week 3

Bernard Stiegler, 'Already There,' in Technics and time ISBN: 9780804761680 (v. 3 : pbk.); 9780804730143 (v. 2 : cased); 9780804730419 (v. 1 : pbk.); 9780804730402 (v. 1 : cased); 0804730407 (v. 1 : cased); 0804730415 (v. 1 : pbk.); 9780804730129 (v. 2 : cased); 0804730121 (v. 2 : cased); 0804730148 (v. 2 : cased); 9780804761673 (v. 3 : cased); 080476168X (v. 3 : pbk.), 1: The Fault of Epimetheus, trans. Richard Beardsworth and George Collins (Stanford: SUP, 1998). OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (hew 25/01/2018) 

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Week 4

Bernard Stiegler, ‘The Time of the Question,' in What Makes Life Worth Living: On Pharmacology (Cambridge: Polity, 2013).

Bernard Stiegler, 'Digital As Bearer of Another Society,' Digital Transformation Review, No.1 (2011).

Bernard Stiegler, 'Telecracy Against Democracy,' Cultural politics. ISSN: 1743-2197; 1751-7435 6.2 (2010).

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Week 5

N. Katherine Hayles, ‘Hyper Attention and Deep Attention: The Generational Divide in Cognitive Modes’, Profession. ISSN: 0740-6959. ISSN: 0740-6959 (2007): 187-99.

Bernard Stiegler, 'The Therapeutics and Pharmacology of Attention,' in Taking care of youth and the generations ISBN: 9780804762731 (pbk.) : £22.50; 9780804762724 (hbk.) : £56.50; 0804762724 (hbk.) : £56.50; 0804762732 (pbk.) : £22.50trans. Stephen Barber (Stanford: SUP, 2010). Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 

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Week 6

Reading Week

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Week 7

Alexander R. Galloway, 'The Unworkable Interface,' from The interface effect ISBN: 9780745662534 (pbk.); 9780745662527 (hbk.); 0745662528 (hbk.); 0745662536 (pbk.) (Cambridge: Polity, 2012).

Alexander R. Galloway, 'Language Wants to be Overlooked: On Software and Ideology,' Journal of visual culture. ISSN: 1470-4129 5 (3), 2006.

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Week 8

Bernard Stiegler, ‘Introduction’, from Automatic society. Volume 1, Future of work ISBN: 9781509506316 volume 1: paperback; 9781509506309 volume 1: hardback; 1509506306 volume 1: hardback; 1509506314 volume 1: paperback ISBN: 9781509506316 volume 1: paperback; 9781509506309 volume 1: hardback; 1509506306 volume 1: hardback; 1509506314 volume 1: paperback, trans. Daniel Ross (Cambridge: Polity, 2016). Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 

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Week 9

Adam Greenfield, 'Smartphone: The Networking of the Self,' in Radical technologies : the design of everyday life ISBN: 9781784780463 (e-book) (London: Verso, 2017).

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Week 10

Aden Evens, 'Sound and Digits' (extract), in Sound ideas : music, machines, and experience ISBN: 081664537x (pb : alk. paper); 0816645361 (hc : alk. paper) (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2005).

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Week 11

No reading.

This list was last updated on 05/02/2018