Food: Hungarian, southern, Asian. Anything.
Movies: espionage thrillers; "The Searchers,"... I should have more
films, I love film. But am drawing a blank.
Tv: "Mad Men," "Game of Thrones," "The Killing," "The Daily Show,"
"Mork and Mindy," "Northern Exposure," "Spiral."
Music: Steve Earle, the Avett Brothers, Wilco, Devotchka, Billy
Brag, Makelmore, Flying Lotus, Mos Def, Ariel Pink, My Morning
Jacket, Prince, Paul Simon, Magnetic Fields, Typhoon, Arcade Fire,
Elizabeth Cotton, The Dubliners, Beruit, Astor Piazolla, The XX,
Tom Waits, Los Fabulosos Cadillacs.
Readings: Travel books, essays, the New York Review of Books, the
Paris Review, The New Yorker, Counter Punch, the Guardian. I just
read a book of interviews with European historian Tony Judh. I'm
reading "Food of the Gods," "Reconstruction: Americas Incomplete
Revolution," and a book about Mexican drug lords. Here are some
books I've read in recent years: "The Rings of Saturn," "Summer in
Baden Baden," "The Cloud Atlas," "The Map is Not The Territory,"
"Between the Woods and the Water," "Waterland," "Waiting for
Barbarians," "My Traitor's Heart,"