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  1. Week 1: Introduction to Art and Revolution 3 items
    1. Assigned Reading 3 items
  2. Week 2: Revolutions and their Meaning 5 items
    1. Required Reading 1 item
      1. On revolution - Hannah Arendt 1990

        Book  Read Chapter 1, sections I-II (pp. 13-28). If you haven't completed the reading from Week 1, please make sure it's done before this class as well.

    2. Case Study I: The French Revolution 4 items
      1. On revolution - Hannah Arendt 1990

        Book 

      2. The French Revolution - Owen Connelly, Fred Hembree c1993

        Book essential

      3. Contesting the French Revolution - Paul R. Hanson 2009

        Book essential

      4. The social contract - Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Maurice Cranston 1968

        Book essential

  3. Week 3: Authority and the French Revolution 1 item
    1. Film Screening 1 item
      1. Marie Antoinette - Sofia Coppola, Ross Katz, Kirsten Dunst, Antonia Fraser ©2007

        Audio-visual document 

  4. Week 4: Society and the Self in the French Revolution 1 item
    1. The forbidden bestsellers of pre-revolutionary France - Robert Darnton 1995

      Book essential pp. 181-194

  5. Week 5: Success and Failure in the French Revolution 2 items
    1. Case Study II: The Russian Revolution 2 items
      1. Soviet Culture and Power: A History in Documents, 1917-1953 - Katerina Clark, Evgeny Dobrenko, Andrei Artizov, Oleg Naumov 2006

        Book recommended

      2. Art and Revolution: Writings on Literature, Politics and Culture - L. Trotskii 1992

        Book further reading

  6. Week 6: Using the Past in the Russian Revolution 0 items
  7. Week 7: Trotsky, Art, Revolution 2 items
    1. Film Screening 1 item
      1. Battleship Potemkin (1925) Thursday, 8 Aug 2013

        Audio-visual document 

    2. The Russian revolution: the essential readings - Martin A. Miller 2001

      Book essential Chapter 3, pp. 75-103

  8. Week 8: Class and Revolution 0 items
  9. Week 9: The Truth 1 item
    1. Film Screening 1 item
      1. Goodbye Lenin (2003) Saturday, 7 Nov 2009

        Audio-visual document 

  10. Week 10: Critical Reflection 0 items
  11. Reading List 25 items
    1. On violence - Hannah Arendt 1970

      Book recommended

    2. Revolutionary Iran: a history of the Islamic Republic - Michael Axworthy 2014

      Book recommended Chapters 1 and 2

    3. A tourist in the Arab Spring - Tom Chesshyre 2013

      Book further reading

    4. A brief history of how the industrial revolution changed the world - Thomas Crump 2010

      Book recommended

    5. In search of lost causes: fragmented allegories of an Iranian revolution - Hamid Dabashi 2013

      Book further reading

    6. The Oxford history of the French Revolution - William Doyle 2002

      Book further reading

    7. Revolution graffiti: street art of the new Egypt - Mia Gröndahl 2012

      Book recommended

    8. Walls of freedom : street art of the Egyptian revolution - Basma Hamdy, Stone 2014

      Book recommended

    9. The priest and the king: an eyewitness account of the Iranian revolution - Desmond Harney 1999

      Book further reading

    10. The French Revolution - Christopher Hibbert 1982

      Book further reading

    11. Kiss of the fur queen - Tomson Highway 2008

      Book further reading

    12. The age of revolution: Europe, 1789-1848 - E. J. Hobsbawm 1977

      Book further reading

    13. Democracy's fourth wave? Digital media and the Arab Spring - Philip N. Howard, Muzammil M. Hussain 2012

      Book further reading

    14. The Tunisian awakening - K. A. Hussein 2011

      Book recommended

    15. The coming of the French Revolution - Georges Lefebvre 1989

      Book recommended

    16. Memory and violence in the Middle East and North Africa - Ussama Samir Makdisi, Paul A. Silverstein ©2006

      Book recommended

    17. Karl Marx: Selected Writings - Karl Marx, David McLellan 2000

      Book essential

    18. Art, war and revolution in France, 1870-1871 - John Milner 2000

      Book recommended

    19. Persepolis - Marjane Satrapi, Marjane Satrapi, Marjane Satrapi 2008

      Book recommended

    20. Persepolis - Vincent Paronnaud

      Audio-visual document recommended

    21. The Blackwell encyclopedia of the Russian Revolution - Harold Shukman 1988

      Book further reading

    22. Art and revolution: writings on literature, politics and culture - Leon Trotsky ©1970

      Book essential Please read: Trostsky, L. "Culture and Socialism". 1926, Trotsky, L. "Historical objectivity and artistic truth". 1933, Trotsky, L. "Manifesto: Towards a free revolutionary art". 1938

    23. Art and Revolution - Richard Wagner

      Book further reading

    24. The Russian revolutions - Max Weber, Max Weber, Gordon C. Wells, P. R. Baehr 1995

      Book further reading

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