About Still Life:

[1] Agamben, Giorgio. “Notes on Gesture.” In Infancy and History: The Destruction of Experience,
translated by Liz Heron, 149-56. London: Verso, 2007.
[2] Bensmaïa, Réda. “The Kafka Effect.” Forward to Kafka: Towards a Minor Literature, by Gilles
Deleuze and Félix Guattari, ix-xxi. Minneapolis, Minnesota: University of Minnesota
Press, 1997.

About Seeds / Archive:

[1] On Vandana Shiva – Specter, Michael. “Seeds of Doubt.” The New Yorker, August 18, 2018. https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2014/08/25/seeds-of-doubt.

About Waste as Potential:

[1] Georges Bataille_ Solar AnusBataille, Georges. The Solar Anus. Scissors & Paste Bibliographies, 1996.
[2] Offenhuber, Dietmar, and Carlo Ratti. Waste Is Information: Infrastructure Legibility and Governance. The MIT Press, 2017.
[3] Viney, William. Waste: a Philosophy of Things. Bloomsbury, 2015.
[4] Schlereth, Thomas J. “Waste and Want: A Social History of Trash. Susan Strasser.” Studies in the Decorative Arts, vol. 9, no. 2, 2002.
[5] Palma, Vittoria Di. “Wasteland: A History.” Google Books, Yale University Press, 26 Aug. 2014

About Liminal / Time Threshold:

[1] Roy, Sourav. “A Critical Reading of Jon McKenzie’s ‘The Liminal-Norm’.” Academia.edu, www.academia.edu/19498389/A_Critical_Reading_of_Jon_McKenzies_The_Liminal-Norm.
[2] Turner, Victor W. Betwixt and between: the Liminal Period in Rites of Passage. 2014.
[3] Madhi, Louise Carus. Betwixt & between: Patterns of Masculine and Feminine Initiation. Open Court, 1987.
[4] Steven Foster and Meredith Little, 3-19. La Salle, Ill.: Open Court, 1987.
[5] Van Gennep, Arnold. The Rites of Passage. London: Routledge, 2004.

About Rituals of Life / Frequency / Research on how we define waste as a positive byproduct:

[1] Levi, Primo. The Periodic Table. Viking, 2012.
[2] DANIELSON, LARRY. “Tornado Stories in the Breadbasket: Weather and Regional Identity.” Sense Of Place, University Press of Kentucky., 1990. JSTOR, www.jstor.org/stable/j.ctt130j0mw.5.
[3] Black, Alan W., et al. “Tornado Debris from the 23 May 2017 ‘Tybee Tornado.’” Bulletin of American Meteorologists, Feb. 2019, pp. 217–222.
[4] Barker, David, and David Miller. Hurricane Gilbert: Anthropomorphising a Natural Disaster. Emmitsburg, MD: National Emergency Training Center, 1990.
[5] Ghosh, Amitav. “The Great Derangement,” 2016.

Images / Photos


[1] Hickson, Sally. Khan Academy. Khan Academy. Accessed May 2020. https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/renaissance-reformation/baroque-art1/spain/juan-sanchez-de-cotn-quince-melon-and-cucumber.

Other Images

[1] U.S. work public domain in the U.S. for unspecified reason but presumably because it was published in the U.S. before 1925.

[2] Quatre Caps. ‘Not Longer Life’ Reinterprets Classic Still Life Paintings to Highlight Plastic Pollution. Designboom. Quatre Caps, May 27, 2019. https://www.designboom.com/art/quatre-caps-not-longer-life-reinterpret-classic-still-life-paintings-05-27-2019/.

[3]Dean, Bryan. The Oklohoman. May 31, 2013. The Oklohoman. https://oklahoman.com/article/3840636/oklahoma-tornadoes-aboveground-shelters-stood-up-in-face-of-ef5-moore-tornado.

[4]Church, Bradley C. KGOU. March 31, 2014. KGOU. https://www.kgou.org/post/six-ways-prepare-oklahoma-s-tornado-season.

[5] Lee, Murry. Debris After Tornado in Tennessee. March 5, 2020. News Channel 11. https://www.wjhl.com/news/local/ridgeview-elementary-boones-creek-elementary-taking-donations-on-friday-for-tornado-victims-in-putnam-county/.