Three authors that start with H: Hegel, Husserl, and the early part
of Lacan's 'Écrits'. 'Lacan' doesn't start with 'H', but fuck the
Novels: Proust's 'In Search of Lost Time'. Musil's 'The Man Without
Qualities'. Nabokov's 'Lolita'. Big D's 'The Brothers K'. Austen's
'Pride and Prejudice' is the best medicine for arrogant
philosophers. 'Moby Dick' perks up my nipples every time I read
Political books by thinkers like Marx and Bakunin. Also queer
thinkers like Butler and Kosofsky-Sedgwick tend to rock my
I watch 'DemocracyNow!' religiously.
Music: Stravinsky, Beethoven, Gaga.
Movies: Dangerous Liaisons. All of Almodovar's movies. The Opposite
of Sex. A few Korean movies have blown me away (e.g. The 'Oldboy'
Food: Thai, Indian, everything my mom makes.