Present

Meeting the Universe Halfway (Barad, Karen); China Lake (Baumgart, Barrett); Capital (Marx, Karl)

Future

Object-Oriented Feminism (Behar, Katherine, ed.); The Posthuman (Braidotti, Rosi); Dark Matters (Browne, Simone); Spam (Brunton, Finn); New Materialisms (Coole, Diana and Samantha Frost, eds.); Finite Media (Cubitt, Sean); “Postscript of the Societies of Control” (Deleuze, Gilles); Extrastatecraft (Easterling, Keller); Reading Writing Interfaces (Emerson, Lori); Capitalist Realism (Fisher, Mark); The Archaeology of Knowledge (Foucault, Michel); Program Earth (Gabrys, Jennifer); Mechanization Takes Command (Giedion, Siegfried); Anthropocene Feminism (Grusin, Richard, ed.); Beautiful Data (Halpern, Orit); Staying with the Trouble (Haraway, Donna); Empire (Hardt, Michael and Antonio Negri); The Quadruple Object (Harman, Graham); “The Question Concerning Technology” (Heidegger, Martin); A Prehistory of the Cloud (Hu, Tung-Hui); Network Aesthetics (Jagoda, Patrick); Gramophone, Film, Typewriter (Kittler, Friedrich); Discourse Networks, 1800/1900 (Kittler, Friedrich); Reassembling the Social (Latour, Bruno); Fossil Capital (Malm, Andreas); Cyclonopedia (Negarestani, Reza); The Mathematical Theory of Communication (Shannon, Claude and Warren Weaver); Cultural Techniques (Siegert, Bernhard); Sustainable Media (Starosielski, Nicole and Janet Walker, eds.); MP3 (Sterne, Jonathan); In the Dust of this Planet (Thacker, Eugene); “As We May Think” (Vannevar Bush); Molecular Red (Wark, McKenzie); Cybernetics (Wiener, Norbert); Deep Time of the Media (Zielinski, Siegfried)

Past

ENIAC in Action (Haigh, Thomas et al.); Unthought (Hayles, N. Katherine); New York 2140 (Robinson, Kim Stanley); Speculate This! (uncertain commons)

Past, but need notes

“Ideology and Ideological State Apparatuses” (Althusser, Louis); “The Work of Art in the Age of Its Technological Reproducibility” (Benjamin, Walter); Vibrant Matter (Bennett, Jane); Remediation (Bolter, Jay David and Richard Grusin); The Stack (Bratton, Benjamin); Obfuscation (Brunton, Finn and Helen Nissenbaum); The Speculative Turn (Bryant, Levi, et al., eds.); Updating to Remain the Same (Chun, Wendy Hui Kyong); Programmed Visions (Chun, Wendy Hui Kyong); Techniques of the Observer (Crary, Jonathan); “Agencies of Cultural Feedback” (Ernst, Wolfgang); Digital Memory and the Archive (Ernst, Wolfgang); Vampyroteuthis Infernalis (Flusser, Vilem and Louis Bec); Software Studies (Fuller, Matthew, ed.); The Interface Effect (Galloway, Alexander); The Exploit (Galloway, Alexander and Eugene Thacker); Always Already New (Gitelman, Lisa); The Nonhuman Turn (Grusin, Richard, ed.); “A Manifesto for Cyborgs” (Haraway, Donna); “Rethinking Repair” (Jones, Steven); Mechanisms (Kirschenbaum, Matthew); The Language of New Media (Manovich, Lev); Racing the Beam (Montfort, Nick and Ian Bogost); “Indigenous Circuits” (Nakamura, Lisa); Slow Violence and the Environmentalism of the Poor (Nixon, Rob); “Digital Humanities in the Anthropocene” (Nowviskie, Bethany); What is Media Archaeology? (Parikka, Jussi); A Geology of Media (Parikka, Jussi); The Marvelous Clouds (Peters, John Durham); Software, Infrastructure, Labor (Rossiter, Ned); Digital Labor (Scholz, Trebor, ed.); The Parasite (Serres, Michel); The Undersea Network (Starosielski, Nicole); Signal Traffic (Starosielski, Nicole and Lisa Parks, eds.); Dust (Steedman, Carolyn); The Mushroom at the End of the World (Tsing, Anna)