Issue No. 2—Books I Haven’t Read Yet, considers the books we’d like to read one day but haven’t gotten around to yet. A series of bookmarks deposited in selected volumes at the Toronto Public Library, each one identifies a potential future read. Performing more like digital bookmarks rather than analog ones, each marker tags a whole book rather than a specific place between two pages. Each includes a short description, a note to the librarian, and a call number meant to guide the interested bibliophile through the shelves of the library along a similar path to the one taken when the bookmarks were dropped.

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Infinite Jest, David Foster Wallace

History as a System & Other Essays Toward a Philosophy of History, José Ortega y Gassett

The Order of Things, Michel Foucault

The System of Objects, Jean Beaudrillard

Madame Bovary, Gustave Flaubert

Moby Dick or The Whale, Herman Melville

Too Much and Not in the Mood, Durga Chew-Bose

Homegoing, Yaa Gyasi

Things Fall Apart, Chinua Achebe

Forms: Whole, Rythm, Hierarchy, Network, Caroline Levine

Ulysses, James Joyce

24/7: Late Capitalism and the Ends of Sleep, Jonathan Crary

Crowds and Power, Elias Canetti

Invisible Man, Ralph Ellison

To the Lighthouse, Virginia Woolf

The Orenda, Joseph Boyden

On the Road, Jack Kerouac

Frankenstein ; or, The modern Prometheus, Mary Shelley

The Second Sex, Simone de Beauvoir

No One Belongs Here More than You, Miranda July

Caliban and the Witch: Women, the Body and Primitive Accumulation, Silvia Federici

Le Zèbre, Alexandre Jardin

The Aesthetic Dimension: Towards a Critique of Marxist Aesthetics, Herbert Marcuse

The Communist Manifesto, Karl Marx & Friedrich Engels

Gravity’s Rainbow, Thomas Pynchon

Anti-Oedipus: Capitalism and Schizophrenia, Gilles Deleuze & Felix Guattari

The Wretched of the Earth, Frantz Fanon

Submission, Michel Houellebecq

The Importance of Being Iceland: Travel Essays in Art, Eileen Myles

Motherhood, Sheila Heti

Sergei Eisenstein and the Anthropology of Rhythm, Marie Rebecchi & Elena Vogman

Adults in the Room : My Battle With the European and American Deep Establishment, Yanis Varoufakis

Thanks for the View, Mr. Mies : Lafayette Park, Detroit, Danielle Aubert, Lana Cavar & Natasha Chandani

Learning from Las Vegas : The Forgotten Symbolism of Architectural Form, Robert Venturi

Interviews on Art, Robert Storr

Mort à crédit, Louis-Ferdinand Céline

Gender Trouble : Feminism and the Subversion of Identity, Judith Butler

What is Cinema? (Volumes I & II), André Bazin

The Mushroom at the End of the World: On the Possibility of Life in Capitalist Ruins, Anna Lowenhaupt Tsing

If on a Winter’s Night a Traveler, Italo Calvino

The Origin of Capitalism, Ellen Meikskins

Le père Goriot, Honoré de Balzac

Never Let a Serious Crisis Go to Waste: How Neoliberalism Survived the Financial Meltdown, Philip Mirowski

Necropolitics, Achille Mbembe

No Shortcuts: Organizing Power in the New Guilded Age, Jane McAlevey

The Beauty of Everyday Things, Soetsu Yanagi

War and Peace, Leo Tolstoy

The German Ideology, Karl Marx & Frederick Engels

The Practice of Everyday Life, Michel de Certeau

Publics and Counterpublics, Michael Warner

Brecht on Theatre: The Development of an Aesthetic, Bertolt Brecht

City: Urbanism and Its End, Douglas W. Rae

Parecon: Life After Capitalism, Michael Albert

Teaching to Transgress, bell hooks

Wolf Hall, Hillary Mantel

Paper Knowledge: Toward a Media History of Documents, Lisa Gitelman

Let Us Now Praise Famous Men, James Agee & Walker Evans

The Rings of Saturn, W.G.Sebald

Making & Being, Susan Jahoda & Caroline Woolard

Artificial Hells: Participatory Art and the Politics of Spectatorship, Claire Bishop

Distinction: A Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste, Pierre Bourdieu

Not in Our Genes: Biology, Ideology, and Human Nature, R.C. Lewontin, Steven Rose, Leon J. Kamin

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