The Jacobin, The New Inquiry, The Hairpin and The Awl, Racialicious
and adbusters, Wired, London Review of Books, LA Review, N+1,
Dissent, Feministing, Kottke, blah blah blah—I only read the good
For books I'm reading 120 Days of Sodom by de Sade (D-:)
and Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Recently
finished 2666 by Roberto Bolaño (wowza!) and Hatching
Twitter by Nick Bilton (meh).
Next up are Debt and Design for the Real
I love to read.
For movies, I've loved: Cidade Baixa, In Bruges, OSS117, Turn Me On
Dammit, The Guard, Wind That Shakes the Barley, Alien (original and
#3), Madame Satã, This is England, Brazil, Children's movies—blah
blah blah, anything that passes the Bechdel test.
TV: Tim&Eric, Key & Peele, Archer, Mad Men, Girls,
Californication, Throne Games, used to binge on X-Files & BSG
blah blah blah—anything plot-driven.
Music: Lately I've been listening to lots of Mento, Samba, Calypso
and chiptune jazz. Also digging the Eels and Jeffrey Lewis.
And like, Operation Ivy.
I have mixed feelings about this
darkwave/chillwave/synthwave/italo-disco stuff all the cool kids
like, but I go to the warehouse shows.
I used to do Cultural Studies for school and am kind