Week 13 / Wed. Apr. 8: Genre Jams II – Or Map Lit/Or Losing Yourself

Leaders: Aurelea + Brian

Readings: Excerpts from Franco Moretti’s Maps, Graphs, Trees (p.1-9, 35-42, 52-61); Guy Debord, “Theory of the Dérive” ; Welcome to Pine Point (2011), H. O’Neill, “The Red Light District” (2013)

Supplementary Resources

A. Brown, “Frederic Jameson and the Gangster: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas as a Cognitive Map,” Writing Technologies (2012)

Note: The final hour of class will be allocated for students to present informally on their final projects.