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Text: Simon Wu, "Boy Meets Boy Meets Boys' Love", Spike Magazine

Text: Robert Hughes, Careerism and Hype Amidst the Image Haze (Time Mag, 1985)

Text: Sarah Schulman, Gentrification of the Mind

Text: Lee Edelman "No Future: Queer Theory and the Death Drive" h t m l f u l l t e x t

Video: Mira Schor : Living between Visuality, Materiality, and Language, Lecure at RISD (2014)

Video: "Adam Milner Takes Care of the Details", Art 21

Podcast: "Decoder Ring: The Metrosexual"

Text: "Collage" by Clement Greenberg (1959)


Text: "Against Nature" Exhibition Catalog, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, 1988

Text: Alec Mapes-Frances, "Texture, Repetition, Dirt: Contaminated Surfaces in Gertrude Stein"

Video: Eric Fischl, Peter Saul, Dana Schutz in conversation at the National Academy of Design

Text: "Erotica" by Jeffrey P. Jones from The Essential HBO Reader (Univ. Press of Kentucky, 2008)

Video: Susan Sontag "On Classical Pornography" (1964 Lecture)


Matvey Levenstein in Conversation with Jarrett Earnest (Kasmin Gallery, 2021)

Video: Geographies of Racial Capitalism with Ruth Wilson Gilmore, Antipode Foundation

Video: Dennis Cooper and Ryan Trecartin in Conversation

Text: The Case against the Trauma Plot by Parul Sehgal

Video: bell hooks with Theaster Gates and Laurie Anderson: Public Art, Private Vision

Text: "Figures of Authority, Ciphers of Regression: Notes on the Return of Representation in European Painting" by Benjamin Buchloh (1981)

Video: The 2008 Financial Crisis: 5 Minute History Lesson

Video: "Documents of Doubt" Heather Diack in conversation with Mel Bochner

Podcast: The Great Women Artists: William J. Simmons on Cindy Sherman

Video: Wolfgang Tilmans Lecture at Art Institute of Chicago, 2015

Video: "The Century of the Self: Happiness Machines" by Adam Curtis (Documentary)

Text: 'Notes on Queer Formalism' by William J. Simmons

Text: "Visual Pleasure and Narrative Cinema" by Laura Mulvey (1975)


Video: "The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism" by Naomi Klein - Full Audiobook

Video: Palestine, BLM and Boycott in the Arts (panel at Artists Space)

Video: Pier Groups: A Conversation with Jonathan Weinberg | Live from the Whitney

Video Playlist: Annual Kessler Lectures at CLAGS, CUNY Grad Center 

Video: Sara Ahmed's "Queer Phenomenology"

Text: "Gay Sincerity is Scary" by Paul McAdory

Text: "Elio's Education" (review of Call Me By Your Name) by D.A. Miller

Video: Brooklyn Rail NSE #424 | Robin F. Williams with Andrew Woolbright

Video: Guadalupe Maravilla, Artist Talk, 10.7.20

Video: The 'Fetish’ Revisited: Marx, Freud, and the Gods Black People Make - J. Lorand Matory

Video: Matthew Barney, William Forsythe, and Maggie Nelson, Moderated by Helen Molesworth (MOCA LA)

Text: Derrida and Rousseau (A Good Explanation of Language as the Supplement)

Video: Candice Breitz Interview: How Mainstream Culture Shapes Us

Video: Brooklyn Rail NSE #388 | Tomashi Jackson with Adriana Farmiga & Lee Ann Norman

Text: "The Identity Artist and the Identity Critic" by Hannah Black

Video: On Inequality Angela Davis and Judith Butler in Conversation 

Video: Joseph Fischel on 'Screw Consent: Horses, Corpses, Kink & Cannibals'

Video: Hugh Steers Artist Talk at Montgomery Glasoe Fine Art (1995)

Podcast: Bad Gays

Video: Keynote - "How Straight is Straight Masculinity?" (Tim Dean, University of Illinois)

Video: Jack Halberstam Wild Things: An Aesthetics of Bewilderment

Video: Lars von Trier - MELANCHOLIA - Ego & Extinction - Film Analysis

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