Artist and writer Amelia Barratt was invited by Annotations 5 artist Devlin Shea to devise a new, live work in response to her installation Getting Closer, for its launch on 29 November 2018.  Amelia Barratt’s reading list informs and expands the themes explored in her work.  Titles marked with an asterisk * are held in Outset Study.

Title Author Year Selected by ISBN URL Buy
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn Betty Smith Link Amazon
Uses of the Erotic Audre Lorde Link Amazon
Lanark: A Life in Four Books Alasdair Gray Link Amazon
Looking at the Overlooked: Four Essays on Still Life Painting * Norman Bryson Link Amazon
Hayley Tompkins * Daniel Baumann Amazon
Long hand: Sue Tompkins * Sue Tompkins Link Amazon
Matt Mullican: Subject, Element, Sign, Frame, World Lynne Cook Link Amazon
Gloria: selected poems Selima Hill Link Amazon
Inverted Odysseys: Claude Cahun, Maya Deren, Cindy Sherman Shelley Rice Link Amazon
Carol Rhodes * Andrew Mummery Link Amazon
In The Night Kitchen Maurice Sendak Link Amazon
Instant-flex 718 * Heather Phillipson Link Amazon
Bliss & Other Stories Katherine Mansfield Link Amazon
Performance Now: Live Art for the 21st Century: Live Art in the Twenty- First Century Roselee Goldberg Link Amazon
The Flounder G√ľnter Grass Link Amazon

Titles marked with an asterix * are held in the Outset Study library