Cultural Studies Book List


A Basic History of Western Art

     Author: Janson, Davies, hofichter, Jacobs, Roberts, Simon

A Brief History of Time

     Author: Stephen Hawking

Aboriginal Peoples in Canada (Contemporary Conflicts)

     Author: James S. Frideres

Adaptation: Studying Film & Literature

     Author: John M. Desmond & Peter Hawkes

A Discourse on Inequality (2 copies)

     Author: Jean-Jacques Rousseau

A History of Film

     Author: Virginia Wright Wexman

After the Lovedeath

     Author: Lawrence Kramer

Agony of the American Left, the

     Author: Christopher Lasch

A Man for all Seasons

     Author: Robert Bolt

An Archive of Feelings: Trauma, Sexuality, and Lesbian Public Culture

     Author: Ann Cvetkovich

An Essay on Liberation

     Author: Herbert Marcuse

Art of Theatre: Then and Now, the

     Author: William Missouri Downs, Lou Anne Wright, Erik Ramsey

A Silent Thunder

     Author: Toni Onley

A Short History of Movies

    Author: Gerald Mast & Bruce F. Kawin

Basic Political Writings, the

     Author: Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Believing is Seeing: Creating the Culture of Art

     Author: Mary Anne Staniszewski

Beyond God the Father

     Author: Mary Daly

Black, Bright and Grey

     Author: Longmans

Bluest Eye, the

     Author: Toni Morrison

Book of Laughter and Forgetting, the

     Author: Milan Kundera

Bomb the Suburbs

     Author: William Upski Wimsatt

Bursting the Foundations

     Author: Tom Morris

Camera Lucida (2 copies)

     Author: Ronald Barthes

Capitalizing on Culture

     Author: Shane Gunster

Captains of Consciousness

     Author: Stuart Ewen

Challenge of Youth, the

     Editor: Erik H. Erikson

Character and Culture

     Author: Sigmund Freud

Civilization and its Discontents (2 copies)

     Author: Sigmund Freud

Clear, Correct, Creative; A Handbook for Writers of Academic Prose

     Author: Karen, Taylor, Heather Avery, Lucille Strath

Close to the Knives: A Memoir of Disintegration

     Author: David Wojnarowicz

Communications in Canadian Society

     Author: Craig McKie

Communist Manifesto, the (2copies)

     Author: Karl Marx & Friedrich Engles

Comparing Public Policies: United States, Soviet Union & Europe

     Author: Siegel and Weinberg

Complete Plays: Blasted/Phaedra's Love/Cleansed Crave/4.48 Psychosis/Skn

     Author: Sarah Kane

Confusions (3 copies)

     Author: Alan Ayckbourn


     Author: Michael Frayn

Crying of Lot 49, the

     Author: Thomas Pynchon

Cultural Theory and Popular Culture: An Introduction (4 copies)

     Author: John Storey

Culture and Context

     Author: W. David Hall

De Profunds and Other Writings (2 copies)

     Author: Oscar Wilde

Descant Winter Reader

     Author: Jane Rowland, Rosemary Sullivan, Aberto Manguel, Karen Mulhallen, Eric Beddows

Divided Self, the (2 copies)

     Author R. D. Lang

Division of Labour in Society, the

      Author: Emile Durkheim

Doing Cultural Studies: The Story of the Sony Walkman

     Author: Paul du Gay, Stuart Hall, Linda Janes, Hugh Mackay & Keith

Don Quixote

     Author: Kathy Acker

Dread of Difference, the

     Author: Barry Keith Grant

Dr. Faustus

     Author: Christopher Marlowe

Economic and Philosophic Manuscripts of 1844 and The Communist Manifesto

     Author: Karl Marx and Frederick Engels

Economy and Society

     Author: Lee, Genosko, Merrin, Christodoulidis, Osborne

End of History and The Last Man, the

     Author: Francis Fukuyama


     Author: Mark C. Taylor (2 copies)

Essential Theatre, the

     Author: Oscar G. Brockett & Robert J. Ball

Expressiveness of the Body: and the Diversity of Greek and Chinese Medicine, the

     Author: Shigehisa Kuriyama

Experiencing the Art of Theatre

     Author: William Missouri Downs, Lou Anne Wright, Erik Ramsey

False Impressions: The Hunt for Big-Time Art Fakes

     Author: Thomas Hoving

Fashion System, the

     Author: Roland Barthes

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (4 copies)

     Author: Hunter S. Thompson

Feminine Sexuality

     Author: Jacques Lacan

Fiddlehead Poetry, the

     Author: Ross Leckie

Film as Social Practice (2 copies)

     Author: Graeme Turner

Film Theory and Criticism

     Author: Leo Braudy & Marshall Cohen

For Your Own Good

     Author: Alice Miller

French Left. the

     Author: Arthur Hirsh

From Rousseau to Lenin

     Author: Lucio Colletti

German Ideology, the

     Author: Karl Marx and Frederick Engels

Globalization, Development and the Mass Media

     Author: Colin Sparks

Gulliver's Travels

     Author: Jonathan Swift

Hearth and Home: Images of Women in the Mass Media

     Editors: Gaye Tuchman, Arlene Kaplan Daniels, James Benét

Hedda Gabler

     Author: Henrik Ibsen

Herculine Barbin

     Author: Michel Foucault

Her Majesty's Government does not want you to know about the Life of Anthony Cavendish

     Author: Bill Buford

History of Sexuality, the (2 copies)

     Author: Michael Foucault

Ideology and the Development of Sociological Theory

     Author: Irving M. Zeitlin

Inside Terrorism

     Author: Bruce Hoffman

Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olawudah Equiano or Gustavus Vassa, the African, the

     Author: Olaudah Equiano

Interpersonal Communications for Canadians

     Author: Jennifer MacLennan

Interplay: The Process of Interpersonal Communication

     Author: Ronald B. Alder, Lawrence B. Rosenfeld, Russell F. Procotor, Constance Winder

Invention of Hetero Sexuality, the

     Author: Jonathan Ned Katz

Japan of Today, the

Lacan and Postfeminism

     Author: Elizabeth Wright

Leaves of Spring, the

     Author: Aaron Esterson

Leisure the Basis of Culture

     Author: Joseph Pieper

Life and Death of Harriett Frean, the (3 copies)

     Author: May Sinclair

Madame Bovary

     Author: Gustave Flaubert

Madness and Civilization

     Author: Michel Foucault

Magyar Idezetek Konyve

     Author: Erki

Mass Communications in Canada (3 copies)

     Author: Rowland Lorimer & Mike Gasher

Media and Minorities: Presenting Diversity in Canada

     Author: Augie Fleras & Jean Lock Kunz

Media Journal: Reading a Writing about Popular Culture (2 copies)

     Author: Joseph Harris, Jay Rosen, Gary Carpas

Media Scapes (2 copies)

     Author: Paul Attallah & Leslie Regan Shade

Memo form Belgium "Fact and Comments" vol 1

Memo from Belgium "Fact and Comments" vol 2

Metamorphosis, in the Penal Colony and Other Stories, the

     Author: Franz Kafka

Middle East and South Asia: Comparing Cities, the

     Author: Kamran Asdar Ali, Matina Rieker

Modernity at Large

     Author: Arjun Appadurai

Modern Literary Theory

     Author: Philip Rice & Patricia Waugh

Modern Theories of Drama

     Author: George W. Brandt

Mrs. Dalloway (2 copies)

     Author: Virginia Woolf

Never to Return

     Author: Esther Tusquets

New Atlantis and the Great Instauration Bacon

     Author: Jerry Weinberger

New Left Review

     Author: Peter Hallward

On Her Own Ground: Madam C.J. Walker

     Author: A'LeLia Bundles

Other Sides of Reality: Myths, Visions and Fantasies, the

     Author: Cummins, Green and Verhulst

Performance Studies

     Author: Richard Schechner

Philosophy: Idiot's Guide

     Author: Jay Stevenson

Plato: Euthyphro, Apology, Crito

     Author: F.S. Church

Plato: Republic

     Author: Robin Waterfield

Plays for the Theatre

    Author: Oscar G. Brockett, Robert J. Ball

Politics of Nonviolent: Part One Power and Struggle, the

     Author: Gene Sharp

Pop, Rock, and Soul Reader, the

     Author: David Brackett

Practices of Looking: An Introduction to Visual Culture

     Author: Marita Sturken, Lisa Cartwright

Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism, the

     Author: Max Weber

Pure and the Impure, the

     Author: Colette

Routledge Reader in Gender and Performance, the

     Author: Lizabeth Goodman

Rules of Sociological Method, the

     Author: Emile Durkheim 

Rural Revolt in Mexico

     Author: Daniel Nugent

Sanity, Madness and the Family

     Author: R. D. Lang and A. Esterson

Second Skin: The Body Narratives of Transsexuality (2 copies)

     Author: Jay Prosser

Sex and Castle in America

     Author: Carol Andreas


     Author: Jeffery Weeks

Sexual/Textual Politics (2 copies)

     Author: Toril Moi

Science Fiction Studies #78

Science Fiction Studies #80

Silent City, the (2 copies)

     Author: Kenzaburo Oe

Social Construction of Reality, the

     Author: Peter L. Berger and Thomas Luckmann

Sociology of Postmodernism

     Author: Scott Lash

Social Organization of Leisure in Human Society, the

     Author: Neil H. Check Jr. and William R. Birch Jr.

Socrates' Ancestor

     Author: Indra Kagis McEwen

Student Protest

     Author: Gerald F. McGuigan


     Author: Emile Durkheim

Theban Plays, the

     Author: Sophocles

Thinking it Through: A Practical Guide to Academic Essay Writing

Thus Spoke Zarathustra (3 copies)

      Author: Friedrich Nietzsche

Tolkien Reader, the

     Author: J.R.R. Tolkien


Twilight of the Idols and the Anti-Christ (8 copies)

     Author: Friedrich Nietzsche

Understanding Human Communication

     Author: Ronald B. Alder, George Rodman, Alexander Sevigny

Understanding Media: The Extensions of Man (2 copies)

     Author: Marshall McLuhan


     Author: Thomas More

Vindication of the Rights of Woman

     Author: Mary Wollstonecraft

Virtual Freedom

     Author: Sean Kane

Wadsworth Anthology of Drama, the

     Author: W.B. Worthen

Waiting for Godot

     Author: Samuel Beckett

Ways of Seeing

     Author: John Berger

Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary

Well of Loneliness, the

     Author: Radclyffe Hall

Wild Seed

     Author: Octaviae Butler

Will to Technology and the Culture of Nihilism, the

     Author: Arthur Kroker

Women in Today’s Economic Crisis

     Author: The Women’s Work Project

Working Papers on Pornography and Prostitution

     Author: M. El Komos

World Cinema: Critical Approaches

     Author: John Hill, and Pamela Church Gibson

World is a Text, the

     Author: Jonathan Silverman & Dean Rader

Writing and Difference

     Author: Jaques Derrida

Written on the Body

     Author: Jeanette Winterson

Student Help Books

Avoiding Plagiarism (6 copies)

Effective Seminar Presentations

How to Improve Student Learning

Know your Course Readings

Learning to do Well

Listening and Note Taking Skills

Longer Poems

Managing your Time

Notes of the Preparation of Essays in the Arts and Sciences (2 copies)

Prize Winning Essays II - English Literature

Proposals and Annotated Bibliographies

Surviving the First Term

The Comma: A Visual Guide

The Essay: A Visual Guide

Thinking Critically: Exercises and Examples

Thinking Critically: An Introduction

Writing Academic Reviews


Articles (not for loan, must photocopy)

Celine Dion, National Unity and the English - Language Press Canada

     Author: David Young

Beyond the Margins: Re- Framing Canadaian Art History

     Author: Patricia L. Belier

Discourses on Communication Technologies in Canadian and European Broadcasting Policy Debates

     Author: David Young

Emancipating Desire and the Messianic Promise

     Author: Diane Enns

International Studies in Philosophy

     Author: Augusto Guzza & Giorgia Tonelli

National Encounters: Narrating Canada and the Plurality of Difference

     Author: Katarzyna Rukszto

On Display: Portraits of Seventeenth-Century French Men-Midwives

     Author: Lianne Mctavish

Out of Bounds: Preverse Longings, Transgressive Desire and the Limits of Multiculturalism

     Author: Katarzyna Rukszto

Perspective of New Music

     Author: Nikolas Kompridis

Postcolonialism and the Deconstruction Scenario: Representing Gaytri Spivak

     Author: Lianne McTavish

The Social Constructions of Gender: Female Cannibalism in Papua New Guinea

     Author: Ilka Thiessen

"We Flesh" Re-membering the Body Beloved

     Author: Diane Enns



Ellen Waterman

Life Under Mike

Nocturnal Awareness

The Devil's Toy

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

Swan Lake

Zero Patience


28 Days Later

A Shadow You Soon Will Be

Burnt Money

Death of Klinghoffer

El Cometa

In The Country Where Nothing Happens

Let's Go With Pancho Villa

mcluhan's wake

New Rose Hotel

Rosie the Riveter


Jenny, Zeke, Anna, Nicole