Reading List

A working bibliography of texts on care and climate justice:


Autry, LaTanya S., ed. Social Justice and Museums Resource List. 2015

Bellacasa, María Puig de la. Matters of Care: Speculative Ethics in More Than Human Worlds. 2017. 

Berlant, Lauren. “Slow Death (Sovereignty, Obesity, Lateral Agency).” 2007. 

Boris, Eileen, and Rhacel Salazar Parreñas. Intimate Labors: Cultures, Technologies, and the Politics of Care. 2010. 

brown, adrienne maree. Emergent Strategy: Shaping Change, Changing Worlds. 2017. 

Butler, Judith. “Creating an Inhabitable World for Humans Means Dismantling Rigid Forms of Individuality.” 2021. 

Campt, Tina. A Black Gaze: Artists Changing How We See. 2021. 

Care Collective, The. The Care Manifesto: The Politics of Interdependence. 2020. 

Crosby, Christina, and Janet R. Jakobson. “Disability, Debility, and Caring Queerly.” 2020. 

Dillon, Grace L., ed. Walking the Clouds: An Anthology of Indigenous Futurism. 2012. 

Dixon, Ejeris, and Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha, eds. Beyond Survival: Strategies and 
Stories From the Transformative Justice Movement. 2020.

Dowling, Emma. The Care Crisis: What Caused It and How Can We End It? 2021. 

Edelman, Elijah Adiv. “Beyond Resilience: Trans Coalitional Activism as Radical Self-Care.” 2020. 

Fraser, Nancy. “Contradictions of Capital and Care.” 2016. 

Fujikane, Candace. Mapping Abundance for a Planetary Future: Kanaka Maoli and Critical Settler
Cartographies in Hawai’i. 2021. 

Glenn, Evelyn Nakano. “From Servitude to Service Work: Historical Continuities in the Racial
Division of Paid Reproductive Labor.” 1992. 

Glenn, Evelyn Nakano. Forced to Care: Coercion and Caregiving in America. 2010. 

Gottlieb, Robert. Care-Centered Politics: From the Home to the Planet. 2022.

Grande, Sandy. “Care.” 2021.  

Grattan, Sean, and Charles M. Tung. “Posthuman Scale and the Care to Come.” 2023.

Hartman, Saidiya. “The Belly of the World: A Note on Black Women’s Labors.” 2016. 

Hazard, Cleo Wölfle. Underflows: Queer Trans Ecologies and River Justice. 2022. 

Hedva, Johanna. “Sick Woman Theory.” 2016. 

Hobart, Hi’ilei Julia Kawehipuaakahaopulani, and Tamara Kneese. “Radical Care: Survival 
Strategies for Uncertain Times.” 2020. 

INCITE! Women of Color Against Violence. The Revolution Will Not Be Funded. 2017. 

Krøijer, Stine and Cecilie Rubow, eds. Enchanted Ecologies and Ethics of Care.
Special Issue. Environmental Humanities 14.2. 2022. 

Lewis, Sophie. Full Surrogacy Now: Feminism Against Family. 2019. 

Maclear, Kyo. “Something So Broken: Black Care in the Wake of Beasts of the Southern Wild.” 2018. 

Malatino, Hil. Trans Care. 2020. 

Mattern, Shannon. “Maintenance and Care.” 2018. 

Maynard, Robyn, and Leanne Betasamosake Simpson. Rehearsals for Living. 2022. 

McGee, Micki. “Capitalism’s Care Problem: Some Traces, Fixes, and Patches.” 2020. 

Mind’s Eye, The. Care Syllabus.

Murphy, Michelle. “Unsettling Care: Troubling Transnational Itineraries of Care in Feminist 
Health Practices.” 2015. 

Mutual Aid Disaster Relief. Website and Collected Zines. 

Piepzna-Samarasinha, Leah Lakshmi. Care Work: Dreaming Disability Justice. 2018.

Piepzna-Samarasinha, Leah Lakshmi. The Future is Disabled: Prophecies, Love Notes, and 
Mourning Songs. 2022. 

Piepzna-Samarasinha, Leah Lakshmi. “A Not-So-Brief Personal History of the Healing Justice
Movement: 2010-2016.” 

The Pirate Care Project. Website. 

Raghuram, Parvati. “Race and Feminist Care Ethics: Intersectionality as Method.” 2018. 

Ray, Sarah Jaquette Ray. A Field Guide to Climate Anxiety: How to Keep Your Cool on a Warming Planet. 2020. 

Red Nation, The. The Red Deal. 2021. 

Rosa, Sophie K. Radical Intimacy. 2023. 

Seiler, Cotton. “The Origins of White Care.” 2020. 

Simpson, Leanne Betasamosake. A Short History of the Blockade: Giant Beavers, Diplomacy, and 
Regeneration in Nishnaabewin. 2021.

Spade, Dean. “Solidarity Not Charity: Mutual Aid for Mobilization and Survival.” 2020. 

Spade. Dean. Mutual Aid: Building Solidarity During This Crisis (And the Next). 2020. 

Stevenson, Lisa. Life Beside Itself: Imagining Care in the Canadian Arctic. 2014. 

TallBear, Kim. “Badass (Indigenous) Women Caretake Relations.” 2016. 

Tronto, Joan. Who Cares? How to Reshape a Democratic Politics. 2015. 

Tronto, Joan. Moral Boundaries: A Political Argument for an Ethic of Care. 1993. 

Tuck, Eve and K.W Yang. “Decolonization is not a Metaphor.” 2012. 

​​Ukeles, Mierle Laderman. “Manifesto for Maintenance Art 1969!”

WeMake. Rebelling with Care: Exploring Open Technologies for Commoning Healthcare. Essay Collection. 2019

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