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Reading Corner, Non-Aligned

4 Apr 2020, Sat - 27 Sep 2020, Sun

Accompanying this exhibition is a library of over 50 books on postcolonialism, decoloniality, the history of the Cold War, the Non-Aligned Movement, archiving, as well as theory of the moving image and publications on and by John Akomfrah, Naeem Mohaiemen, and The Otolith Group. Authors include Frantz Fanon, Stuart Hall, and Richard Wright, as well as Kodwo Eshun, Rosalind C. Morris, Bojana Piškur and Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, among many others.

In light of COVID-19, we have removed the reading corner for the safety of our visitors. We have selected texts on, or in conversation with, some of them to be used for online reading groups. These additional texts including articles by Vijay Prashad and Elspeth Probyn, and book chapters by Adil Johan and S.R. Joey Long. To view the list of readings, please click here.




Akomfrah, John, Nicholas Logsdail, Nora M Alter, and T. J Demos. 2016.John Akomfrah. London: Lisson Gallery. 

Allen, John, Peter Braham, Paul Geoffrey Lewis, and Stuart Hall. 2005.Political And Economic Forms Of Modernity: Understanding Modern Societies, Book II. Cambridge: Polity Press. 

Anderson, Benedict. 1991.Imagined Communities: Reflections On The Origin And Spread Of Nationalism. London: Verso Books. 

Arnold, Guy. 2010.The A To Z Of The Non-Aligned Movement And Third World. Lanham: Scarecrow Press. 

Banerjee, Sukanya, Aims McGuinness, and Steven C McKay. 2012.New Routes For Diaspora Studies. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. 

Brah, Avtar. 1996.Cartographies Of Diaspora: Contesting Identities. London: Routledge. 

Braziel, Jana Evans, and Anita Mannur. 2010.Theorizing Diaspora: A Reader. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing. 

Bocock, Robert, Kenneth Thompson, and Stuart Hall. 2007.Social And Cultural Forms Of Modernity: Understanding Modern Societies, Book III. Cambridge: Polity Press/Open University. 

Boskovska, Nada, Natasha Miskovic, and Harald Fischer-Tine. 2014.Non-Aligned Movement And The Cold War: Delhi – Bandung – Belgrade. New York: Taylor & Francis Inc. 

CésaireAimé. 1972.Discourse On Colonialism. New York: Monthly Review Press. 

Connell, Raewyn. 2007.Selected Type: Paperback Quantity: $26.00 ADD TO CART Southern Theory: Social Science And The Global Dynamics Of Knowledge. Cambridge: Polity. 

EshunKodwo, and Anjalika Sagar. 2007.The Ghosts Of Songs: The Film Art Of The Black Audio Film Collective, 1982 – 1998. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press. 

EshunKodwoAnjalika Sagar, Martin Clark, Steinar Sekkingstad, and The Otolith Group. 2015.The Otolith Group: World 3. Bergen: Bergen Kunsthall/Casco. 

Frankopan, Peter. 2016.The Silk Roads: A New History Of The World. Bloomsbury: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. 

Gaddis, John Lewis. 2007.The Cold War. New York: Penguin Books. 

Gandhi, Leela. 1998.Postcolonial Theory: A Critical Introduction. Columbia: Columbia University Press. 

Gilroy, Paul. 2002.The Black Atlantic. Cambridge (Massachusetts): Harvard University Press. 

Fanon, Frantz. 1994.A Dying Colonialism. New York: Grove Press. 

Fanon, Frantz. 1968.Black Skin, White Masks. New York: Grove Press. 

Hall, Stuart, and Bill Schwarz. 2018. Familiar Stranger. London: Penguin. 

Hall, Stuart, and Bram Gieben. 1992.The Formations Of Modernity: Understanding Modern Societies An Introduction Book 1. Cambridge: Polity. 

Hall, Stuart, David Held, and Tony McGrew. 1992.Modernity And Its Futures: Understanding Modern Societies, Book IV. Cambridge: Polity Press. 

Hall, Stuart, David Morley, and Kuan-Hsing Chen. 1996.Stuart Hall: Critical Dialogues In Cultural Studies. London: Routledge. 

Hall, Stuart, Jennifer Daryl Slack, and Lawrence Grossberg. 2016.Cultural Studies 1983: A Theoretical History. Durham: Duke University Press Books. 

Harney, Stefano, and Fred Moten. 2013.The Undercommons: Fugitive Planning & Black Study. London: Minor Compositions. 

Hine, Darlene Clark, and Jacqueline McLeod. 2001. Crossing Boundaries: Comparative History Of Black People In Diaspora. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. 

Hofstede, Geert, Gert Jan Hofstede, and Michael Minkov. 2010.Cultures And Organizations. New York: McGraw-Hill. 

Ivakhiv, Adrian J. 2013.Ecologies Of The Moving Image: Cinema, Affect, Nature. Waterloo, Ontario: Wilfrid Laurier University Press. 

Kim, Jihoon. 2018.Between Film, Video, And The Digital: Hybrid Moving Images In The Post-Media Age. New York: Bloomsbury Academic. 

McLeod, John. 2000.Beginning Postcolonialism. Manchester: Manchester University Press. 

Mignolo, Walter, and Catherine E Walsh. 2018.On Decoloniality: Concepts, Analytics, Praxis. Durham: Duke University Press. 

Mohaiemen, Naeem, and Fabian Schöneich. 2014.Prisoners Of Shothik Itihash. Basel: Kunsthalle Basel. 

Morris, Rosalind C. 2010.Can The Subaltern Speak?. New York: Columbia University Press. Morton, Stephen. 2008.Gayatri Spivak: Ethics, Subalternity And The Critique Of Postcolonial Reason. Cambridge: Polity. 

Pagden, Anthony Robin. 2003.Peoples And Empires: A Short History Of European Migration, Exploration And Conquest, From Greece To The Present (Modern Library Chronicles). New York: The Modern Library. 

PiškurBojana. 2019.Southern Constellations: The Poetics Of The Non-Aligned. Ljubljana: Moderna Galerija. 

Potter, William C, and Gaukhar Mukhatzhanova. 2012.Nuclear Politics And The Non-Aligned Movement: Principles Vs Pragmatism. London: Routledge. 

Reddy, Movindri. 2018.Social Movements And The Indian Diaspora. London: Routledge. 

Roberts, Brian Russell, and Keith Foulcher. 2016.Indonesian Notebook: A Sourcebook On Richard Wright And The Bandung Conference. Durham: Duke University Press. 

Robinson, Kathryn May, and John F McCarthy. 2016.Land And Development In Indonesia: Searching For The People’s Sovereignty. Singapore: ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute. 

Said, Edward W. 1994.Culture And Imperialism. New York: Vintage. 

Said, Edward W. 2003.Orientalism. London: Penguin. 

Said, Edward W. 2000.Out Of Place: A Memoir. New York: Vintage Books. 

Safran, William, Ajaya Sahoo, and Brij V. Lal. 2013.Transnational Migrations: The Indian Diaspora. New Delhi: Routledge. 

Service, Robert. 2015.The End Of The Cold War: 1985-1991. London: Pan Macmillan. 

Smith, Linda Tuhiwai. 2012.Decolonizing Methodologies: Research And Indigenous Peoples. London: ZED Books. 

Spivak, Gayatri Chakravorty. 2003.A Critique Of Postcolonialism Reason: Toward A History Of The Vanishing Present. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press. 

Wane, Njoki Nathani, and Kimberly L. Todd. 2018.Decolonial Pedagogy: Examining Sites Of Resistance, Resurgence, And Renewal. London: Palgrave Macmillan. 

Westad, Odd Arne. 2018.The Cold War: A World History. London: Penguin Books Ltd. 

Wright, Michelle M. 2005.Becoming Black: Creating Identity In The African Diaspora. Durham: Duke University Press. 

Wright, Richard. 2016.Native Son. London: Vintage Classics. 

Wright, Richard. 2020.Black Boy. New York: HarperCollins Publishers, Inc. 

Wright, Richard, Gunnar Myrdal, and Amritjit Singh. 1995.The Color Curtain: A Report On The Bandung Conference. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi.

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