Author’s Note

(In)Articulations is a series of meditations on language in five parts, through the analysis of two works at a time… While the five parts are numbered, you are welcome to read them in any order or in isolation.


Albers, Anni. On Weaving. Oxfordshire, UK: Princeton University Press, 2017.

“Artist Rooms: Jenny Holzer.” Tate. Accessed Nov. 11, 2018. http://www.tate.org.uk/ whats-on/tate-modern/exhibition/artist-rooms-jenny-holzer/exhibition-guide.

Atwood, Margaret. The Handmaid’s Tale. London: Vintage, 1985.

Barthes, Roland. A Lover’s Discourse: Fragments. London: Vintage, 2002.

Barthes, Roland. “From Work to Text.” In Art in Theory 1900-1990: An Anthology of Changing Ideas, edited by Charles Harrison and Paul Wood, 965-70. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing, 2003.

Blanchot, Maurice. The Space of Literature. Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press, 1989.

Coxon, Ann, Briony Fer and Maria Müller-Schareck, eds. Anni Albers. London: Tate Publishing, 2018.

“Doris Salcedo: In Conversation with Tim Marlow.” White Cube video, 7:13. Accessed Nov. 11, 2018. http://whitecube.com/channel/channel/doris_salcedo_palacio_de_cristal_ 2017.

Dharker, Imtiaz. Luck is the Hook. Northumberland, UK: Bloodaxe Books, 2018.

Duffy, Carol Ann. Love Poems. London: Picador, 2010.

The Handmaid’s Tale. “After.” Season 2 Episode 7. Directed by Kari Skogland. Written by Lynn Renee Maxcy. Hulu, May 30, 2018.

Haas, Lidija. “Committed to memory: the art of Doris Salcedo.” Apollo. June 4, 2016. https://www.apollo-magazine.com/committed-to-memory-the-art-of-doris-salcedo/.

Heisler, Eva. “Reading as Sculpture: Roni Horn and Emily Dickinson.” PhD diss., The Ohio State University, 2005.

Jefferies, Janis. “Pattern, Patterning.” In Inventive methods: the happening of the social: devices, sites and methods, edited by Celia Lury and Nina Wakeford, 125-135. London: Routledge, 2012.

Kilgariff, Karen and Georgia Hardstark. “My Firstest Murder.” My Favorite Murder with Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark. Podcast audio, Jan. 14, 2016. Retrieved from http://itunes.apple.com.

Koenig, Sarah. “Season 3 Episode 1: A Bar Fight Walks into the Justice Center.” Serial. Podcast audio, Sept. 20, 2018. https://serialpodcast.org/season-three/1/a-bar-fight-walks-into-the-justice-center.

Kristeva, Julia. Black Sun: Depression and Melancholia. New York: Columbia University Press, 1989.

Marks, Andrea. “How a True-Crime Podcast Became a Mental-Health Support Group.” The Atlantic. Feb. 21, 2017. https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2017/02/the-true-crime-podcast-turned-mental-health-support-group/517200/.

Ross, Leslie. Language in the Visual Arts: The Interplay of Text and Imagery. Jefferson, NC: Mcfarland & Company, 2014.

Berny Tan