Reading List

Poetry/Poetic tours:

Brenda Coultas, “The Bowery Project” in A Handmade Museum: (buy)

Mark Nowak, Shut Up Shut Down: (buy)

Allison Cobb, Green-wood: (buy)

Juliana Spahr, Well Then There Now: (buy)

Kaia Sand, Remember to Wave: (buy) | lecture)

Claudia Rankine, Provenance of Beauty: (buy) | transcript)

Eric Anderson, The Poetics of Trespass: (buy)

David Buuck, BARGE (Bay Area Research Group in Enviro-Aesthetics): (buy)

C.S. Giscombe, Giscome Road: (buy)

Fiona Templeton, You the City (Roof Books): (buy)

Georges Perec, An Attempt at Exhausting a Place in Paris: (buy) and (buy)

William Carlos Williams, Paterson


Ken Knabb, The Situationist International Anthology: (buy)

“Walking in the City” from The Practice of Everyday Life by Michel de Certeau

“The Painter of Modern Life” by Charles Baudelaire

The Arcades Project by Walter Benjamin

Henry David Thoreau, “Walking”

Rebecca Solnit, Wanderlust

Visual Art:

The Center for Land Use Interpretation

Temporary Services, Public Phenomena

Stanley Brouwn, This Way Brouwn

Vito Acconci, Following Piece

Hamish Fulton, One Hundred Walks

Richard Long, A Line Made by Walking

Ed Ruscha, 34 Parking Lots

Janet Cardiff

RePo History

Conflux festival

Nate Larson and Marni Shindelman

Francis Alys

For further reading, look to Work Cited list in Public Figures