History of Art


HART0082: Black Aesthetics: Theory and Artistic Practices - suggested reading

Buck-Morss, Susan. “Hegel and Haiti” in Hegel, Haiti and Universal History by Susan Buck-Morss, 21-75. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2009.

Fanon, Frantz. “The Lived Experience of the Black Man.” In Black Skin, White Masks by Frantz Fanon, Trans. Richard Philcox, 89-99. New York: Grove Press, 2008.

Fuss, Diana. “Interior Colonies: Franz Fanon and the Politics of Identification.” Diacritics 24, no. 2/3 Critical Crossings (Summer - Autumn, 1994): 19-42.

Mbembe, Achille. “The Noun “Black”.” In The Critique of Black Reason by Achille Mbembe, 25-31.  Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2017.

Mercer, Kobena. “Black art and the burden of representation.” Third Text 4, no. 10 (June 19, 2008): 61-78.

Weate, Jeremy. “Fanon, Merleau-Ponty and the Difference of Phenomenology.” In Race, ed. by Robert Bernasconi, 169-184. Oxford: Blackwell, 2001.