Ragweed Library is a project space experimenting with poetic inquiry; rehearsing the strengths of poetry as a medium of care and resistance and positioning the poetic as the frontier for emancipatory politics.


Garrett Lockhart
September 29, 2021 — October 29, 2021



Rancière, Jacques. Hatred of Democracy. London: Verso, 2006.

Gillick, Liam. Industry and Intelligence: Contemporary Art Since 1820. New York: Columbia University Press, 2018. 

Raunig, Gerald. Factories of Knowledge, Industries of Creativity. Cambridge, Mass ;: Semiotext(e), 2013. 

Raunig, Gerald. Art and Revolution: Transversal Activism in the Long Twentieth Century. Cambridge, Mass ;: Semiotext(e), 2007.

Lazzarato, Maurizio. Capital Hates Everyone: Fascism or Revolution. Cambridge, Mass ;: Semiotext(e), 2021.

Lefebvre, Henri. Critique of Everyday Life. London;: Verso, 1991. 

Adorno, Theodor W. Minima moralia: reflections on a damaged life. London: Verso, 2005.

Adorno, Theodor W., Fredric Jameson, Theodor W. Adorno, Walter Benjamin, Ernst Bloch, and György Lukács. Aesthetics and Politics. Third edition. London: Verso, 2007. 

Alexievich, Svetlana. Second-Hand Time. Fitzcarraldo Editions, 2019. 

Adorno, Theodor W., and Max Horkheimer. Towards a New Manifesto. London ;: Verso, 2011.

Belcourt, Billy-Ray. A History of My Brief Body. Penguin Books, 2020.

Nelson, Maggie. Bluets. 1st ed. Seattle: Wave Books, 2009.

Badovinac, Zdenka. Comradeship: Curating, Art, and Politics in Post-Socialist Europe. New York, NY: Independent Curators International, 2019.

Berardi, Franco. Breathing: Chaos and Poetry. Cambridge, Mass ;: Semiotext(e), 2019. 

Berardi, Franco. Futurability: the Age of Impotence and the Horizon of Possibility. London: Verso, 2017. 


Berardi, Franco. The Soul at Work: from Alienation to Autonomy. Cambridge, Mass ;: Semiotext(e), 2009.


Berardi, Franco. The Uprising: on Poetry and Finance. Cambridge, Mass ;: Semiotext(e), 2012. 


Birnbaum, Daniel, and Sven-Olov Wallenstein. Spacing Philosophy: Lyotard and the Idea of the Exhibition. Berlin; Sternberg Press, 2019.


Chukhrov, Keti. Practicing the Good: Desire and Boredom in Soviet Socialism. Minneapolis, MN: e-flux, 2020.

Critchley, Simon. Infinitely Demanding. London: Verso Books, 2013. 

Derrida, Jacques. The Politics of Friendship. London: Verso, 2020.

Dietachmair, Philipp, and Pascal Gielen. (eds.) The Art of Civil Action: Political Space and Cultural Dissent. Valiz, Amsterdam, 2018.

Engels, Friedrich. The Origin of the Family, Private Property and the State. New York, London: Verso Books, 2021.

Fraser, Nancy. Fortunes of Feminism: from State-Managed Capitalism to Neoliberal Crisis. London: Verso Books, 2013. 

Garcia, Tristan, and Vincent Normand (eds.) Theater, Garden, Bestiary: A Materialist History of Exhibitions. Mass.; London.: MIT Press, écal, Sternberg Press, 2019.

Groys, Boris. Art Power. Cambridge, Mass.; London.: MIT Press, 2013.

Grois, Boris. Russian Cosmism. New York, New York: e-flux, 2018.

Lijster, Thijs. (ed.) The Future of the New: Artistic Innovation in Times of Social Acceleration. Valiz, Amsterdam, 2018.

Medvedev, Kirill. It's No Good. Brooklyn, N.Y., Ugly Duckling Presse,  2012.

Mörsch, Carmen, Angeli Sachs, Thomas Sieber, and Nora Landkammer. Contemporary Curating and Museum Education. Bielefeld: Transcript, 2017.

Myles, Eileen. The Importance of Being Iceland : Travel Essays in Art. Los Angeles, CA: Semiotext(e), 2009.

Tsing, Anna Lowenhaupt. The Mushroom at the End of the World: on the Possibility of Life in Capitalist Ruins. Princeton;: Princeton University Press, 2015.

Zhilyaev, Arseny. Avant-Garde Museology. Minneapolis, Minnesota: e-flux Classics, 2015.