Help your potential matches find common interests.
long fiction: infinite jest (one of THOSE guys), the crying of lot
49, house of leaves
poetry: bishop, eliot, tate, o'hara, the new sincerity crowd
short stories: barthelme, borges, dfw again, short short
nonfiction: well there's a lot of linguistics and theory-of-comedy
on my bookshelf right now, ask me again in a month
philosophy: wittgenstein, kripke, post-structuralists, roberto
unger. too much analytic metaphysics, aka the goofiest field ever
movies: david lynch, herzog, kubrick, coen brothers, surrealists.
also if you can get ahold of this movie called "catch us if you
can" with this band in it called the dave clark five, uh invite me
tv shows: been really into buffy recently. also twin peaks is
coming back what what! also comedy stuff: monty python, mr. show,
tim and eric.
rockk musickk: a whole bunch of african psychedelia these days.
also link wray, dick dale, patti smith, the ramones, joy division,
neu!, goat, roxy music, richard hell, television, the fall, velvet
underground, pixies, black angels, magnetic fields, cave, nick
cave. guitar makes the song for the most part
other stuff: charley patton for blues, biggie and jay electronica
for rap, miles davis for jazz, bachs j.s. and c.p.e. for periwigged
white man music
visual art: joseph turner, john singer sargent, erte, rembrandt,
dadaists, richter. richard serra. this INSANE sarah charlesworth
exhibition at the art institute right now
food: i'm a vegetarian. thai, indian, tacos