mike bartoli

books i've read in reverse chronological order as of october 2019

Teaching to Transgress: Education as the Practice of Freedom
Uncommon Places: The Complete Works
The Inner World of Farm Animals
Retromania: Pop Culture's Addiction to Its Own Past
Violence: Six Sideways Reflections
Non-Places: An Introduction to Supermodernity
Punk Ethnography: Artists & Scholars Listen to Sublime Frequencies
Down, Out, and Under Arrest: Policing and Everyday Life in Skid Row
Great Jones Street
Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of Punk
This is not a T-shirt
Universal Principles of Design
Practical Recommender Systems
Red Star
Venture Deals
Zine Yearbook 9
The Debt Resistor's Operations Manual
Face to Face: A Collection of Drawings & Political Cartoons
Introduction to Civil War
The Making of the Indebted Man: An Essay on the Neoliberal Condition
Mickey Muenning: Dreams and Realizations for A Living Architecture
Radical Suburbs: Experimental Living on the Fringes of the American City
Civilization and Capitalism 15th-18th Century, Vol. 1: The Structures of Everyday Life
What Is to Be Done?
Preliminary Materials for a Theory of the Young-Girl
Ogilvy on Advertising
Mismatch: How Inclusion Shapes Design
Stories of Your Life and Others
Distinction: A Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste
Postcapitalism: A Guide to Our Future
Understanding Power: The Indispensable Chomsky
To Our Friends
The Brand Gap
Feminism is for Everybody: Passionate Politics
Quotations from Chairman Mao Tse-Tung
American Prison: A Reporter's Undercover Journey into the Business of Punishment
The Culture of Narcissism: American Life in An Age of Diminishing Expectations
The Mirror of Production
Super Normal: Sensations of the Ordinary
Reengineering Retail: The Future of Selling in a Post-Digital World
High Growth Handbook
Platform Capitalism
Debt: The First 5,000 Years
The Great Reset: How New Ways of Living and Working Drive Post-Crash Prosperity
Retail Disruptors: The Spectacular Rise and Impact of the Hard Discounters
The Coming Insurrection
Radical Technologies: The Design of Everyday Life
Tadao Ando: Complete Works
The Conquest of Bread
The Coffee Roaster's Companion
Coming Up Short: Working-Class Adulthood in an Age of Uncertainty
Learning SQL
REST in Practice: Hypermedia and Systems Architecture
literally show me a healthy person
K-punk: The Collected and Unpublished Writings of Mark Fisher
Designing Design
Practical Monitoring
Site Reliability Engineering: How Google Runs Production Systems
The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing
Silicon City: San Francisco in the Long Shadow of the Valley
Convenience Store Woman
The Japanese Garden
Our Towns: A 100,000-Mile Journey Into the Heart of America


My Year of Rest and Relaxation
Belonging: A Culture of Place
Non-Stop Inertia
The Lean Startup
Vanishing New York: How a Great City Lost Its Soul
Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future
Welcome to the Desert of the Real: Five Essays on September 11 and Related Dates
Babbling Corpse: Vaporwave and the Commodification of Ghosts
Specters of Marx
Inventing the Future: Postcapitalism and a World Without Work
Ghosts of My Life: Writings on Depression, Hauntology and Lost Futures
The Fall
Ansel Adams: Classic Image Essays
The Weird and the Eerie
Wisconsin Death Trip
Naked City
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
On Photography
Measure What Matters
The Tourist: A New Theory of the Leisure Class
Pedagogy of the Oppressed
Hackers & Painters: Big Ideas from the Computer Age
The Society of the Spectacle
The Essays of Warren Buffett: Lessons for Corporate America
Street-Fighting Mathematics: The Art of Educated Guessing and Opportunistic Problem Solving
Agglomeration Economics
Understanding Tree Law
Oakland, Hub of the West
What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia
The Millionaire Next Door: The Surprising Secrets of America's Wealthy
The Dog's Mind: Understanding Your Dog's Behavior
Consider the Lobster and Other Essays
The Corrosion of Character: The Personal Consequences of Work in the New Capitalism
The Death and Life of Great American Cities
The Gulf War Did Not Take Place
The Poetics of Space
Zero Bugs and Program Faster
Capitalist Realism: Is There No Alternative?
Free Software, Free Society: Selected Essays
The Sum of Small Things: A Theory of the Aspirational Class
Be Here Now
Dark Entries: Bauhaus and Beyond
Peopleware: Productive Projects and Teams
How Not to Die
Wabi-Sabi: For Artists, Designers, Poets & Philosophers
Tokyo Totem
Travels with Charley: In Search of America
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Deer Hunting with Jesus: Dispatches from America's Class War
In Praise of Shadows
Why We Love Dogs, Eat Pigs, and Wear Cows: An Introduction to Carnism
The Anarchist's Guide to Travel
Making A Killing: The Political Economy of Animal Rights
For colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf
Pieces of Intelligence: The Existential Poetry of Donald H. Rumsfeld