Please read the following for the week of 11/16.  Each reading is relatively short–Notch, Herman, and Adorno and Horkheimer are only about two pages each.

Plato, the Allegory of the Cave, from The Republic

Notch, “How Piracy Works”

Kimberly B. Herman, “Who Owns Vernacular Memorial Art?”

Excerpts from Theodor Adorno and Max Horkheimer, “The Culture Industry: Enlightenment as Mass Deception”

Excerpts from Michel Foucault, “What Is An Author?”