A.S. Byatt, Doris Lessing, Iris Murdoch, Steinbeck, Hardy,
Elizabeth Bowen, Willa Cather, Thomas Mann, Eleanor Wilner, Joseph
Brodsky, Tatyana Tolstaya, Marina Tsvetaeva, Nabokov, both Eliot's,
Auden, Arundhati Roy, and many others...
Foreign and independent films, although I appreciate classics such
as Back to the Future, Indiana Jones, and the veteran 007s.
I sing in choir and played piano, so classical for a start. I
listen to anything and everything except for country and what
Sushi, seafood, and mediterranean. Also, dessert wines: especially