Books- Fiction: Walter Miller, "A Canticle for Leibowitz", John
Toole "A Confederacy of Dunces", Mikhail Bulgakov "The Master and
Margarita", Kurt Vonnegut, Hunter S. Thompson, Evelyn Waugh, Flann
O'Brien, Ray Chandler, Herman Melville, Louis-Ferdinand Celine,
Anthony Trollope, Philip K. Dick, Jean Rhys, Dashiell Hammett,
Jorge Luis Borges, Charles Portis, Jaroslav Hasek "The Good Soldier
Svejk", Isaac Babel "Red Cavalry Stories," Ralph Ellison "The
Invisible Man," John Dolan "Pleasant Hell," Doris Lessing "The
Golden Notebook," Stendhal "The Red and the Black", Octavia Butler
"The Parable of the Sower", James Ellroy, Roberto Bolano "The
Savage Detectives." A lot of historians and theorists. Like a lot.
Ask me about them, if you want.
Movies: Barry Lyndon, Heat, Step Brothers, Burn!, L'armee des
ombres, Election, Point Break, Manhunter, a lot more but I'm
inconsistent with my movie-watching.
TV: Peep Show, Arrested Development, The Wire, Curb Your
Enthusiasm, The Mighty Boosh, Oz
Music: Beck, White Stripes, Black Keys, Mars Volta, Gogol Bordello,
Van Morrison, Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin, Townes Van Zandt.
Excursions into reggae, metal, Cuban jazz. My knowledge of
contemporary music is spotty. Feel free to enlighten me!
Food: I like all kinds, but am especially partial to Indian and