Media Theory Reading Lists — Dan Knox

Things I Should be Reading:

Don DeLillo, White Noise, Libra, Players, Underworld, Mao II

Jean Baudrillard, For a Critique of the Political economy of the Sign

W. J. T. Mitchell, Picture Theory, “Addressing Media”

Niklas Luhmann, Art as a Social System

C. S. Pierce, “Symbol, Index, Icon”

Pierre Bourdieu, On Television


Dan Knox
Department of English
dank1@uchicago.edu
University of Chicago