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Wolfgang Ernst, “Media Archeography: Method and Machine versus the History and Narrative of Media,” in Digital Memory and the Archive, vol. 39, Electronic Mediations (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2013), 55–73.

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Joy Lisi Rankin, A People’s History of Computing in the United States (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2018).

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Cheryl I. Harris, “Whiteness as Property,” Harvard Law Review 106, no. 8 (June 1993): 1707–91.

and her response, from this year: Reflections on Whiteness as Property (Responding to Cheryl I. Harris, Whiteness as Property)

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Fred Turner, From Counterculture to Cyberculture: Stewart Brand, the Whole Earth Network, and the Rise of Digital Utopianism (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2008).

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R. H. Lossin, “Neoliberalism for Polite Company: Bruno Latour’s Pseudo-Materialist Coup - Salvage,” June 1, 2020, salvage.zone/articles/neoliber.

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Andre Brock, Distributed Blackness: African American Cybercultures (New York: New York University Press, 2020).

this is very good, really excited to see how libidinal economy + Jared Sexton is used/applied in digital cultural production

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Judah Schept, Progressive Punishment: Job Loss, Jail Growth, and the Neoliberal Logic of Carceral Expansion (New York: New York University Press, 2015).

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Neel Ahuja, “Post-Mortem on Race and Control,” in Control Culture: Foucault and Deleuze after Discipline (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2018), 34–43.

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Katherine Beckett and Naomi Murukawa, “Mapping the Shadow Carceral State: Toward an Institutionally Capacious Approach to Punishment,” Theoretical Criminology 16, no. 2 (2012): 221–44.

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Matthew Johnson, Undermining Racial Justice: How One University Embraced Inclusion and Inequality

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Naomi Murakawa, The First Civil Right: How Liberals Built Prison America (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014).

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Julian Lim, Porous Borders: Multiracial Migrations and the Law in the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands, (Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2017).

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Omise'eke Natasha Tinsley; BLACK ATLANTIC, QUEER ATLANTIC: Queer Imaginings of the Middle Passage. GLQ 1 June 2008; 14 (2-3): 191–215.

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Rachel St. John, Line in the Sand: A History of the Western US-Mexico Border, America in the World (Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2011).

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Mumia Abu-Jamal, Writing on the Wall: Selected Prison Writings of Mumia Abu-Jamal (San Francisco: City Lights, 2014).

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Siobhan B. Somerville, “Sexual Aliens and the Racialized State: A Queer Reading of the 1952 U.S. Immigration and Nationality Act,”
in Queer Migrations: Sexuality, U.S. Citizenship, and Border Crossings (Minneapolis; London: University of Minnesota Press, 2005), 75–91.

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Dylan Rodríguez, Forced Passages: Imprisoned Radical Intellectuals and the US Prison Regime (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2004).

This book is so fucking good

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Russell Maroon Shoatz and Lisa Guenther, “Maroon Philosophy: An Interview with Russell Maroon Shoatz,” in Death and Other Penalties: Philosophy in a Time of Mass Incarceration (New York: Fordham University Press, 2015), 60–74.

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Kelly Lytle Hernández, Migra!: A History of the US Border Patrol (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2010).

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Eithne Luibhéid and Lionel Cantú Jr., eds., Queer Migrations: Sexuality, US Citizenship, and Border Crossings (Minneapolis; London: University of Minnesota Press, 2005).

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Patrick Jagoda, Network Aesthetics (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2016).

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Alexander G. Weheliye, “‘Feenin’: Posthuman Voices in Contemporary Black Popular Music,” Social Text 20, no. 2 (Summer 2002): 21–47.

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AK Thompson, Black Bloc, White Riot: Antiglobalization and the Geneaology of Dissent (AK Press, 2010).

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Jessie Daniels, “‘My Brain Database Doesn’t See Skin Color’ Color-Blind Racism in the Technology Industry and in Theorizing the Web,” American Behavioral Scientist 59, no. 11 (2015): 1377–93.

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Liat Ben-Moshe, Decarcerating Disability: Deinstitutionalization and Prison Abolition (U of Minnesota Press, 2020)

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Julia Chinyere Oparah, “Maroon Abolitionists: Black Gender-Oppressed Activists in the Anti-Prison Movement in the US and Canada,”
in Captive Genders: Trans Embodiment and the Prison Industrial Complex (Edinburgh: AK Press, 2015), 327–56.

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Safiya Asya Bukhari, “Coming of Age: A Black Revolutionary,” Social Justice 30, no. 2 (2003): 8–17

Joy James, “Introduction: Academia, Activism, and Imprisoned Intellectuals,” Social Justice 30, no. 2 (2003): 3–7

Sharon Luk, “Commentary: ‘Cyberspace in Prison,’” Social Justice 30, no. 2 (2003): 150–52.

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The Bourgeois Cinema of Boba Liberalism by Melissa Phruksachart
Film Quarterly (2020) 73 (3): 59–65.
doi.org/10.1525/fq.2020.73.3.5

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Sylvia Wynter, “‘No Humans Involved’: An Open Letter to My Colleagues,” N.H.I.: Knowledge for the 21st Century 1, no. 1 (Fall 1994): 1–17.

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Cedric J. Robinson, “Fascism and the Response of Black Radical Theorists,” in Cedric J. Robinson: On Racial Capitalism, Black Internationalism, and Cultures of Resistance (London: Pluto Press, 2019), 149–59.

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Davis, J, Moulton, AA, Van Sant, L, Williams, B. Anthropocene, Capitalocene, … Plantationocene?: A Manifesto for Ecological Justice in an Age of Global Crises. Geography Compass. 2019; 13:e12438.

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Jonathan Levy, Freaks of Fortune: The Emerging World of Capitalism and Risk in America (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2012).

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Toscano, Alberto. "Incipient Fascism: Black Radical Perspectives." CLCWeb: Comparative Literature and Culture 23.1 (): <doi.org/10.7771/1481-4374.4015>

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Sharon Luk, “Ourselves at Stake: Social Reproduction in the Age of Prisons,” CR: The New Centennial Review 18, no. 3 (Winter 2018): 225–53.

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Jared Sexton and Elizabeth Lee, “Figuring the Prison: Prerequisites of Torture at Abu Ghraib,” Antipode 38 (2006): 1005–22.

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Judah Schept, “(Un)Seeing like a Prison: Counter-Visual Ethnography of the Carceral State,” Theoretical Criminology 18, no. 2 (2014): 198–223.

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Vargas, João H. Costa.
The Denial of Antiblackness: Multiracial Redemption and Black Suffering.
Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2018.
muse.jhu.edu/book/60202.

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Burton, Orisanmi. 2016. Attica Is: Revolutionary Consciousness, Counterinsurgency and the Deferred Abolition of New York State Prisons. doi.org/10.17615/241k-x147

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Casey R. Goonan, “Sketches of Moral Duress: On the Analytics of White Liberal Ethicality -- Mediating Crisis in the U.S. National (Racial) Form,” CR: The New Centennial Review 18, no. 2 (2018): 241–82.

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Jarrod Shanahan and Tyler Wall, “‘Fight the Reds, Support the Blue’: Blue Lives Matter and the US Counter-Subversive Tradition,” Race and Class, April 30, 2021, 1–21.

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