An ever-growing list of literature – read or soon-to-be – informing and inspiring my practice. Loosely structured and aiming for incompletion.


⟶ Anthropocene
Latour, Bruno. (2014). Agency at the time of the Anthropocene. New Literary History (45) pp. 1-18.4.

⟶ Art and Science
Snow, C.P. (1959). The two Cultures. The Rede Lecture. Cambridge University Press.

⟶ Artificial Intelligence, “Smartness”
Morozov, Evgeny and Bria, Francesca. (2018). RETHINKING THE SMART CITY. New York: Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung.

⟶ Design Theory, Critical Design Theory
Zizek, Slavoj. (2006). Design as an ideological state-apparatus. International Council of Design. [online] Available at: http://www.ico-d.org/connect/features/post/236.php [Accessed 6 Sep 2018].

Flusser, Vilém. (1993). About the word Design. In: The Shape of Things: A Philosophy of Design. Trans. Anthony Mathews. 1993. London: Reaktion Books, pp. 17-21.

Munari, Bruno. (1971). Design as Art. London: Pelican Books.

⟶ Dialogue, Communication
Bohm, David. (2013). On Dialogue. London: Routledge.

⟶ Cyberfeminism, Techno-, Xenofeminism
Rothschild, Joan and Cheng, Alethea. (1999). Design and Feminism: re-visioning spaces, places, and everyday things. New Brunswick: Rutger University Press.

Wajcman, Judy. (2004). Techno Feminism. Cambridge: polity Press.

Sollfrank, Cornelia (Hg.)(2018): Die Schönen Kriegerinnen. Technofeministische Praxis im 21. Jahrhundert. Wien: transversal texts. [online] Available at: https://transversal.at/media/femtec_CmBUyFV.pdf [Accessed 3 Jul 2019].

⟶ Education, Pedagogy
Facer, Keri. (2011). Learning Futures – Education, technology and social change. London and New York: Routledge.

Pomarico, Alessandra (Ed.). (2018). Pedagogy Otherwise – The Reader. Arts Everywhere – Musagetes.

⟶ Feminist Perspectives, Practice, Politics
Haraway, Donna. (1985). Manifesto for Cyborgs: Science, Technology, and Socialist Feminism in the 1980's. In: Socialist Review, (80), pp. 65-108.

Martinis Roe, Alex. (2018). To Become Two – Propositions for Feminist Collective Practice. Berlin: Archive Books.

Frichot, Hélène. (2016). How to make yourself a Feminist Design Power Tool. Baunach: Spurbuchverlag.

Womens Center for Creative Work: A Feminist Organization’s Handbook. Available at:https://womenscenterforcreativework.com/a-feminist-organizations-handbook/ [Accessed 3 Jul 2019].

⟶ Gestaltung, Selbstverständnis/ Self-conception
Pfeffer, Florian: To Do. (2014). Die neue Rolle der Gestaltung in einer veränderten Welt: Strategien, Werkzeuge, Geschäftsmodelle. Mainz: Verlag Hermann Schmidt.

Malpass, Matt. (2017). Critical Design in Context. London: Bloomsbury.

⟶ History and Ideology, Geschichtsschreibung
Parker, Roszika and Pollock, Griselda. (2013). Old Mistresses … Women, Art and Ideology. London: I.B. Tauris.

⟶ Plants, Nature, “Natural” Intelligence
Wohlleben Peter. (2016). The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate―Discoveries from A Secret World. Melbourne: Black Inc.

⟶ Synthetic Biology
Anker, S. and Nelkin, D. (2004) The Molecular Gaze. Art in the Genetic Age. New York, Cold Spring Harbor, Laboratory Press.

Ginsberg, Alexandra Daisy. (2014). Synthetic Aesthetics: Investigating Synthetic Biology's Designs on Nature. Cambridge: The MIT Press.

⟶ Speculative Design
Dunne & Raby. (2013). Speculative Everything. Cambridge: The MIT Press. [online]. Available at: https://readings.design/PDF/speculative-everything.pdf [Accessed 3 Jul 2019].

Dunne, Tony. Hertzian Tales.

Yelavich, Susan, Adams, Barbara. Design as future-making

Fry, Tony. Design Futuring.
Fry, Tony. Design as politics.
Fry, Tony. Becoming human by design.

⟶ Utopia, Utopian Narrations
Plato: Politeia

Morus, Thomas. (xxxx). Utopia.

Danowski, Déborah. (2017). The Ends of the World. Cambridge: Polity Press.

Callenbach, Ernest. (1975). Ecotopia.

Neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst. (2013). Domestic Utopias. Berlin: NGBK Verlag. (https://archiv.ngbk.de/projekte/domestic-utopias/)