a beginning of a reading list: feel free to talk me into or out of various texts


Making Things Public, Atmospheres of Democracy
Edited by Bruno Latour and Peter Weibel
This one is obvious, but also out of print and $500 on amazon : (

Man, Play and Games
by Roger Caillois

On Longing: Narratives of the Miniature, the Gigantic, the Souvenir, the Collection
by Susan Stewart

Road Belong Cargo
by Peter Lawrence

Giving an Account of Oneself
by Judith Butler

The Gift: Imagination and the Erotic Life of Property
by Lewis Hyde

The Gift: Forms and Functions of Exchange in Archaic Societies
by Marcel Mauss

Art as Experience
by John Dewey

Possibly maybe:

The Courage to Create
by Rollo May

Viktor Shklovsky???

Free Play: Power of Improvisation in Life and the Arts
by Stephen Nachmanovitch

Cultural Memory and the Construction of Identity
by Dan Ben-Amos

Where Good Ideas Come From: The Seven Patterns of Innovation
by Steven Johnson

What Technology Wants
by Kevin Kelly

Signs Taken for Wonders: Essays in the Sociology of Literary Forms
by Franco Moretti

Practical references:

How Are Things?: A Philosophical Experience
by Roger-Pol Droit

Gamestorming: A Playbook for Innovators, Rulebreakers, and Changemakers
by Dave Gray, Sunni Brown, James Macanufo

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