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  1. Primary Texts: 6 items
    To purchase and read:
    1. Open city - Teju Cole 2012

      Book Suggested for student purchase

    2. NW - Zadie Smith 2012

      Book Suggested for student purchase

    3. 10:04 : a novel - Ben Lerner 2014

      Book Suggested for student purchase

    4. The city & the city - China Miéville 2011

      Book Suggested for student purchase

    5. GraceLand - Christopher Abani 2004

      Book Suggested for student purchase

    6. Ban en banlieue - Rider, Bhanu Kapil 2014

      Book Suggested for student purchase

  2. To Watch: 3 items
    1. Still life / directed by Jia Zhangke - Zhangke, Jia

      Audio-visual document Essential

    2. The Wire (Series 1)

      Audio-visual document Essential You may need to login with your IT credentials to view these episodes

    3. The Wire (Series 2)

      Audio-visual document Recommended Season 2 recommended, not required

  3. Additional Primary Texts: 6 items
    1. Rebel cities: from the right to the city to the urban revolution - David Harvey, American Council of Learned Societies 2013 (electronic resource)

      Book Essential

    2. Remainder - Tom McCarthy 2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Essential

    3. Riot. Strike. Riot. : the new era of uprisings - Clover, Joshua, author. 2016

      Book Essential

  4. Week 1 Globalization, Space and the City 3 items
  5. Week 2 The New Global City 2 items
    1. Open city - Teju Cole 2012

      Book Essential

    2. Rebel cities: from the right to the city to the urban revolution - David Harvey, American Council of Learned Societies 2013 (electronic resource)

      Book Essential Preface and Chapter 1 pages ix-25 (“Henri Lefebvre’s Vision,” “Right to the City”)

  6. Week 3 Gentrification 8 items
    1. Essential Reading: 6 items
      1. Remainder - Tom McCarthy 2011 (electronic resource)

        Book Essential Read pages 1-154

    2. Recommended Reading: 2 items
      1. The Bloomsbury companion to Marx - Andrew Pendakis, Imre Szeman, Jeff Diamanti 2018

        Book Recommended Brouillette, "Creative Labor"

  7. Week 4 Neoliberal Urbanism and the Contemporary Novel 2 items
    1. NW - Zadie Smith 2012

      Book Essential

    2. Two Paths for the Novel - Zadie Smith David Bromwich Reuel Wilson Andrew O'Hagan Helen Vendler David Shulman Anna Badkhen Pramila Jayapal Lucy Scholes Jenny Uglow 2008

      Article Essential

  8. Week 5 Art, Finance and the Creative City 4 items
    1. 10:04 : a novel - Ben Lerner 2014

      Book Essential

    2. Culture and Finance Capital - Fredric Jameson 1997

      Article Recommended

    3. Value | Theory | Crisis - JOSHUA CLOVER 2012

      Article Recommended

  9. Week 6 Planetary Urbanization 5 items
    1. Still life / directed by Jia Zhangke - Zhangke, Jia

      Audio-visual document Essential

    2. Hinterland: America's new landscape of class and conflict - Phil A. Neel 2018 (electronic resource)

      Book Essential Introduction and Chapter 1, pg. 7-22, 92-128

    3. Riot. Strike. Riot. : the new era of uprisings - Clover, Joshua, author. 2016

      Book Essential pg. 129-152

  10. Week 7 Borders 2 items
    1. The city & the city - China Miéville 2011

      Book Essential

  11. Week 8 Global Slums 3 items
    1. GraceLand - Christopher Abani 2004

      Book Essential

    2. Planet of Sums - MIKE DAVIS 2004

      Article Essential

  12. Week 9 Wageless Cities I 4 items
    1. The Wire (Series 1)

      Audio-visual document Essential Episodes 1-6

    2. The ruins of Detroit - Yves Marchand, Romain Meffre, Robert Polidori, Thomas J. Sugrue 2010

      Book Essential

    3. The Wire (Series 2)

      Audio-visual document Recommended

  13. Week 10 Wageless Cities II 3 items
    1. The Wire (Series 1)

      Audio-visual document Essential Episodes 7-12

  14. Week 11 Global Riot 3 items
    1. Ban en banlieue - Rider, Bhanu Kapil 2014

      Book Essential

    2. Riot. Strike. Riot. : the new era of uprisings - Clover, Joshua, author. 2016

      Book Essential Introduction and Chapters 8-9, 1-31 and 153-192

  15. Primary Reading 6 items
    1. Planet of slums - Mike Davis 2006

      Book 

    2. WAGELESS LIFE - michael denning 2010

      Article 

    3. The Right to the City [IN] Writings on cities - Henri Lefebvre

      Chapter 

  16. Secondary Reading 14 items
    1. The Wire: Race, Class and Genre - Kennedy, Liam, Stephen Shapiro 2012

      Book 

    2. The long twentieth century: money, power, and the origins of our times - Giovanni Arrighi, American Council of Learned Societies 2010 (electronic resource)

      Book 

    3. A brief history of neoliberalism - David Harvey 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book 

    4. US poetry in the age of empire, 1979-2012 - Piotr K. Gwiazda 2014 (electronic resource)

      Book 

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