List of Readings:
Hortense Spillers “Mama’s Baby, Papa’s Maybe: An American Grammar Book” and Jacques Derrida “The Animal That Therefore I Am (More to Follow). If is possible, ideally participants would all read the same version so that we can easily reference the text if need be.
Spillers, Hortense J. Black, white, and in color: Essays on American literature and culture. University of Chicago Press, 2003. pg 203-229
Derrida, Jacques, and Marie-Louise Mallet. The animal that therefore I am. Fordham Univ Press, 2008.pg 1-51.