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  1. Week 2: Power and Dissent: Introduction (FDD) 0 items
    No suggested reading
  2. Week 3: Persuasion, Propaganda and the Rhetoric of Power (FDD) 1 item
    1. What Is Propaganda and How It Differs From Persuasion - Garth Jowett, Victoria O'Donnell 2015

      Chapter Essential

  3. Weeks 4-5: Adorno & Horkheimer: Dialectic of Enlightenment (NW) 21 items
    1. Essential Reading 2 items
      1. The Concept of Enlightenment, - Adorno Adorno, Max Horkheimer 1997

        Chapter Essential

      2. The Culture Industry: Enlightenment as Mass Deception - Adorno Adorno, Max Horkheimer 1997

        Chapter Essential

    2. Further Reading 19 items
      1. On Max Horkheimer - Benhabib 1995 (Paperback)

        Book Further

      2. On Max Horkheimer - Benhabib 1995 (Paperback)

        Book Further

      3. The Problems of modernity: Adorno and Benjamin - Andrew E. Benjamin 1989

        Book Further

      4. Adorno: Disenchantment and Ethics - J. M. Bernstein 2001

        Book Further

      5. Of Critical Theory and Its Theorists - Stephen Eric Bronner 2002

        Book Further

      6. Adorno and Critical Theory - Hauke Brunkhorst 1999

        Book Further

      7. Adorno: A Critical Reader - Nigel Gibson, Andrew Rubin 2002

        Book Further

      8. Adorno and the Political - Espen Hammer 2006

        Book Further

      9. Adorno: A Critical Introduction - Simon Jarvis 1998

        Book Further

      10. Adorno - Martin Jay 1984

        Book Further

      11. Critical Theory, Marxism and Modernity - Douglas Kellner 1989

        Book Further

  4. Week 6: Foucault: Disciplinary Society (NW) 24 items
    1. Essential Reading 3 items
      1. Afterword: The Subject and Power - Michel Foucault 1982

        Chapter Essential

      2. Discipline and Punish - Paul Rabinow, Michel Foucault 1991

        Chapter Essential

    2. Further Reading 21 items
      1. Michel Foucault: An Introduction - Philip Barker 1998

        Book Further

      2. The Politics of Truth: From Marx to Foucault - Michl̈e Barrett 1998

        Book Further

      3. Michel Foucault: Form and Power - Dan Beer 2002

        Book Further

      4. Taylor, Foucault, and Otherness - William E. Connolly 1985

        Article Further

      5. Michel Foucault, Beyond Structuralism and Hermeneutics - Hubert L. Dreyfus, Paul Rabinow, Michel Foucault 1983

        Book Further

      6. Michel Foucault: Beyond Structuralism and Hermeneutics - Hubert L. Dreyfus, Paul Rabinow 1982 (electronic resource)

        Book Further

      7. Foucault: A Critical Reader - David Couzens Hoy 1998

        Book Further

      8. Foucault and Politics: A Critical Introduction - Mark G. E. Kelly 2014 (electronic resource)

        Book Further

      9. Michel Foucault - Clare O'Farrell 2005

        Book Further

      10. Foucault on Freedom - Johanna Oksala 2005

        Book Further

      11. Foucault & the Political - Jon Simons 1995

        Book Further

  5. Week 6: Ranciere: Politics, Order and Aesthetics (NW) 17 items
    1. Essential Reading 10 items
      1. Ten Theses on Politics - Jacques Rancière 2010

        Chapter Essential

      2. Ten Theses on Politics - Jacques Rancière 2010

        Chapter Essential

      3. Biopolitics of Politics - Jacques Rancière 2010

        Chapter Essential

      4. Biopolitics of Politics - Jacques Rancière 2010

        Chapter Essential

      5. The Paradoxes of Political Art - Jacques Rancière 2010

        Chapter Essential

      6. The Paradoxes of Political Art - Jacques Rancière 2010

        Chapter Essential

      7. The Ethical Turn of Aesthetics and Politic - Jacques Rancière 2010

        Chapter Essential

    2. Further Reading 7 items
      1. The Lessons of Rancière - Samuel A. Chambers 2014

        Book Further

      2. Jacques Rancière - Oliver Davis 2013

        Book Further

      3. Jacques Rancière - Jean-Philippe Deranty 2010

        Book Further

      4. Jacques Ranciere: An Introduction - Joseph J. Tanke 2011 (electronic resource)

        Book Further

      5. Jacques Ranciere: History, Politics, Aesthetics - Gabriel Rockhill, Philip Watts 2009 (electronic resource)

        Book Further

  6. Week 7: Reading Week 0 items
    No suggested reading
  7. Week 8: Freedom Struggles and Violence in Political Thought: Introduction (FDD) 7 items
    1. Nations and nationalism - Ernest Gellner, John Breuilly 2008

      Book Further

    2. The Invention of Tradition - E. J.‏ Hobsbawm, T. O. Ranger 1992

      Book Further

    3. Nationalism - Elie Kedourie 1993

      Book Further

  8. Week 9: Mazzini and the Italian Risorgimento: Nationalism, Religion and Violence (FDD) 6 items
    1. Essential Reading 4 items
      1. Introduction - Giuseppe Mazzini 1907

        Chapter Essential

      2. God - Giuseppe Mazzini 1907

        Chapter Essential

      3. The Law - Giuseppe Mazzini 1907

        Chapter Essential

      4. Duties Towards Humanity - Giuseppe Mazzini 1907

        Chapter Essential

    2. Further Reading 2 items
  9. Week 10: Gandhi and Indian Anti-Colonialism: Nationalism, Passive Resistance and Non-Violence (FDD) 9 items
    1. Essential Reading 2 items
      1. Hind Swaraj and Other Writings - M. K Gandhi, Anthony J. Parel 1997

        Book Essential

      2. Gandhi: 'Hind Swaraj' and Other Writings - Mohandas Gandhi, Anthony J. Parel 1997 (electronic book)

        Book Essential

    2. Further Reading 7 items
      1. Intorduction - Anthony Parel 1997

        Chapter Further

      2. Intorduction - Anthony Parel 1997

        Chapter Further

      3. Gandhi: A Very Short Introduction - Bhikhu C. Parekh 2001 (electronic book)

        Book Further

      4. The Cambridge Companion to Gandhi - Judith M. Brown, Anthony Parel 2011

        Book Further

      5. The Cambridge Companion to Gandhi - Judith M. Brown 2011 (electronic book)

        Book Further

      6. Gandhi, freedom, and self-rule - Anthony Parel c2000

        Book Further

  10. Week 11: Fanon, Algerian Freedom and Global Decolonization: National Consciousness, Violence and Humanity (FDD) 13 items
    1. Essential Reading 1 item
      1. Concerning Violence - Frantz Fanon 1991

        Chapter Essential

    2. Further Reading 12 items
      1. On Violence - Hannah Arendt 1970

        Book Further

      2. Black Skin, White Masks - Frantz Fanon, Charles Lam Markmann 1986

        Book Further

      3. Black Skin, White Masks - Frantz Fanon 2008 (electronic book)

        Book Further

      4. The Wretched of the Earth - Frantz Fanon 1991

        Book Further

      5. Fanon: The Postcolonial Imagination - Nigel C. Gibson 2003

        Book Further

      6. Fanon's Dialectic of Experience - Ato Sekyi-Otu 1996

        Book Further

      7. Fanon's Dialectic of Experience - Ato Sekyi-Otu, Dawsonera 1996 (electronic book)

        Book Further

      8. The Fanon Reader - Frantz Fanon, Azzedine Haddour 2006

        Book Further

      9. Frantz Fanon and the psychology of oppression - Hussein Abdilahi Bulhan 1985, ♭1985

        Book Further

      10. Frantz Fanon: A Life - David Macey 2001

        Book Further

  11. Week 12: Block Revision and Essay Brainstorming 0 items
    No suggested reading
  12. Week 17: Music, Power and Meaning 5 items
    1. Essential Reading 5 items
      1. Introduction: Why Music Matters - Thomas Turino 2008

        Chapter Essential

      2. Prelude: Power and the Play of Music - Laudan Nooshin 2009

        Chapter Essential Especially p. 15f.

      3. Prelude: Power and the Play of Music - Laudan Nooshin 2009

        Chapter Essential Especially p. 15f.

  13. Week 18: Music, Propaganda and Nationalism 5 items
    1. Nationalist Music - Philip V. Bohlman 2004

      Chapter Further

    2. Nationalist Music - Philip V. Bohlman 2004

      Chapter Further

  14. Week 19: Music and Censorship 3 items
  15. Week 20: Music, Protest and Advocacy 5 items
  16. Week 21: Music as Torture and Weapon 3 items
  17. Week 22: Reading Week 0 items
    No suggested reading
  18. Week 23: Contemporary Literary Representations of the Horn of Africa: Failed Postcolonial Nationhood, Violence and Globalization: Introduction (FDD) 3 items
    1. Inside Story - Drought in the Horn of Africa - YouTube - Al Jazeera English 2011

      Audio-visual document Recommended

    2. Fishing Without Nets (Short Film) - YouTube - eplumechannel 2014

      Audio-visual document Recommended

  19. Week 24: Nuruddin Farah’s Crossbones (Granta, 2012): The Case of Somalia (FDD) 2 items
    1. Crossbones - Nuruddin Farah 2013

      Book Essential

  20. Week 25: Abdourahman A. Waberi’s A Passage of Tears (2009): The Case of Djibouti (FDD) 8 items
    1. Passage of tears - Abdourahman A. Waberi, David Ball, Nicole Ball 2017

      Book Essential

  21. Week 26: Comparing Farah and Waberi (FDD) 0 items
    No suggested reading
  22. Week 27: Presentation Brainstorming 0 items
    No suggested reading
  23. Supplemental Reading List 74 items
    This list may be a good starting point with ideas for your essay. Feel free to search beyond this list.
    1. Cool Aid? Health, Wellbeing and Place in the Work of Bono and U2 - Gavin J. Andrews, Robin A. Kearns, Paul Kingsbury, Edward R. Carr 2011

      Article Essential

    2. Noise: The Political Economy of Music - Jacques Attali 1985

      Book Essential

    3. Cultures of Popular Music - Andy Bennett 2001 (electronic resource)

      Book Further

    4. Hate Music - Claude Chastagner

      Article 

    5. Policing Pop - Martin Cloonan, Reebee Garofalo 2003

      Book Further

    6. Songs of Social Protest: International Perspectives 2018 (electronic resource)

      Book Further An excellent source to browse for essay topic inspiration

    7. Nations and Nationalism - Ernest Gellner 2008

      Book Further

    8. The Invention of Tradition - E. J. Hobsbawm, T. O. Ranger 1992

      Book Further

    9. The Narcissism of Minor Differences - Michael Ignatieff 1998

      Chapter Further

    10. Introduction: Researching Popular Music Censorship - Annemette Kirkegaard, Jonas Otterbeck 2017

      Article Further

    11. A Theoretical Agenda for Entertainment-Education - Arvind Singhal, Everett M. Rogers 2002

      Article Further

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