Art as Art: The Selected Writings of Ad Reinhardt Barbara Rose, editor University of California 1991
Being America: Essays on Art, Literature and Identity from Latin America Rachel Weiss, editor White Pine Press 1991
Beyond Recognition: Representation, Power, and Culture Craig Owens University of California 1992
Discussions in Contemporary Culture [Dia Art Foundation Number 1] Hal Forster, editor Bay Press 1987
Drawing the Line: Art and Cultural Identity in Contemporary Latin America Oriana Baddeley and Valerie Fraser  Verso 1989 
Dreamworld and Catastrophe: The Passing of Mass Utopia in East and West Susan Buck-Morss MIT Press 2000
English is Broken Here: Notes in Cultural Fusion in the Americas Coco Fusco The New Press 1995
How To Read Donald Duck  Ariel Dorfman and Armand Mattelart International General 1984 
Imported: A Reading Seminar Rainer Ganahl, editor Semiotext(e) 1998 
Let's Get It On: The Politics of Black Performance  Catherine Ugwu, editor Bay Press 1995
Line Break: Poetry as Social Practice  James Scully Bay Press  1988
New Art of Cuba Luis Camnitzer University of Texas 1994
On Photography Susan Sontag Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1973 
Orientalism Edward Said Pantheon 1978
Postmodernism or, The Cultural Logic of Late Modernism Frederic Jameson  Duke University Press 1991
Recordings: Art, Spectacle, Cultural Politics Hal Foster Bay Press 1985
Russian Samizdat Art Charles Doria, editor  Willis Locker & Owens 1986
The Anti-Aesthetic: Essays on Postmodern Culture Hal Foster, editor Bay Press 1983
The Bodies That Were Not Ours and other writings  Coco Fusco  inIVA / Rutledge 2001
The Critical Image: Essays on Contemporary Photography Carol Squiers, editor Bay Press 1990
The Cultures of Globalization Fredric Jameson and Masao Miyoshi, editors Dike University Press 1998
The Post-colonial Question: Common Skies / Divided Horizons Ian Chambers and Lidia Cutri, editors Rutledge 1996
The Predicament of Culture: Twentienth-Century Ethnology, Literature, and Art James Clifford Harvard University Press 1988
The Subversive Imagination: Artists, Society, and Social Responsibility Carol Becker, editor Routledge 1994
Thinking Past Terror: Islamism and Critical Theory on the Left Susan Buck-Morss Verso 2003
Through Our Own Eyes: Popular Art and Modern History Guy Brett GMP 1986
Artist / Author: Contemporary Artists' Books (also an exhibition catalogue) Cornelia Lauf and Clive Phillpot The American Federation of Arts 1998
Artists' Books: A Critical Anthology and Sourcebook Joan Lyons, editor Visual Studies Workshop 1985
Artists Books: A Critical Survey of the Literature Stefan Klima Granary Books 1998
Art Unlimited: Multiples of the 1960s and 1990s (also an exhibition catalogue) Isobel Johnstone The South Bank Centre 1994
Cover to Cover: The Artist's Book in Perspective Rob Perree NAi Publishers 2002