Class 18 (English 25 – Spring2021)

Class Business

Upcoming readings and assignments: see Schedule. These readings include:

  • Donna J. Haraway, Excerpts from “A Cyborg Manifesto” (1985), chapter 8 in her book Simians, Cyborgs, and Women: The Reinvention of Nature (1991) PDF File  — The PDF contains the whole book. Read only following excerpts from the “A Cyborg Manifesto” chapter in the book:
    • pp. 149-155
    • pp. 161-165
    • pp. 170-173
    • p. 181
  • William Gibson, Neuromancer
    Cover of William Gibson, Neuromancer

Essay 2 assignment (on Pynchon)


Lecture for Class 18:

Fleuron icon (small) Postindustrial “Knowledge Work” & the Neoliberal “Networked Society” (continued)

Fleuron icon (small) Against All the Above