Selected Publications

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Selected Monographs & Solo Exhibition Catalogues

Negro Sunshine / 黒人の太陽. Tokyo: Rat Hole Gallery, 2016.

Negro Sunshine / 黒人の太陽. Tokyo: Rat Hole Gallery, 2016.

Glenn Ligon: Encounters and Collisions. Texts by Gregg Bordowitz, Alex Farquharson, Glenn Ligon, and Francesco Manacorda. London: Tate Publishing: 2015.

Glenn Ligon: Encounters and Collisions. Texts by Gregg Bordowitz, Alex Farquharson, Glenn Ligon, and Francesco Manacorda. London: Tate Publishing: 2015.

A People on the Cover. Texts by Glenn Ligon. London: Ridinghouse: 2015.

A People on the Cover. Texts by Glenn Ligon. London: Ridinghouse: 2015.

Glenn Ligon: AMERICA. Edited by Scott Rothkopf. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, distributed by Yale University Press, 2011.

Glenn Ligon: AMERICA. Edited by Scott Rothkopf. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, distributed by Yale University Press, 2011.

Yourself in the World: Selected Writings and Interviews. Edited by Scott Rothkopf. Texts by Glenn Ligon. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2011.

Yourself in the World: Selected Writings and Interviews. Edited by Scott Rothkopf. Texts by Glenn Ligon. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2011.

Glenn Ligon – Some Changes. Edited by Wayne Baerwaldt and Thelma Golden. Texts by Darby English, Wayne Koestenbaum, Huey Copeland, and Mark Nash. Interview with Glenn Ligon and Stephen Andrews. Toronto: The Power Plant.

Glenn Ligon – Some Changes. Edited by Wayne Baerwaldt and Thelma Golden. Texts by Darby English, Wayne Koestenbaum, Huey Copeland, and Mark Nash. Interview with Glenn Ligon and Stephen Andrews. Toronto: The Power Plant.

 

Selected Essays & Articles

Copeland, Huey. "Glenn Ligon and the Matter of Fugitivity." In Bound to Appear: Art, Slavery and the Sites of Blackness In Multicultural America. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2013: 108-150.

Copeland, Huey. "Glenn Ligon and the Matter of Fugitivity." In Bound to Appear: Art, Slavery and the Sites of Blackness In Multicultural America. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2013: 108-150.

Thompson, Krista. "'Negro Sunshine': Figuring Blackness in the Neon Art of Glenn Ligon." In Black Is, Black Ain’t. Ed. Hamza Walker. Chicago: The Renaissance Society, 2013: 14-25.

Thompson, Krista. "'Negro Sunshine': Figuring Blackness in the Neon Art of Glenn Ligon." In Black Is, Black Ain’t. Ed. Hamza Walker. Chicago: The Renaissance Society, 2013: 14-25.

English, Darby. "Painting Problems." In How to See A Work of Art in Total Darkness. Cambridge, MA: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2007: 200-54.

English, Darby. "Painting Problems." In How to See A Work of Art in Total Darkness. Cambridge, MA: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2007: 200-54.

Nixon, Mignon. “On The Couch.” October, no. 113 (Summer 2005): 39–76.

Nixon, Mignon. “On The Couch.” October, no. 113 (Summer 2005): 39–76.

Interviews & Artist's Writings