Currently Reading: Rising Up From Indian Country, The Battle of
Fort Dearborn and the Birth of Chicago
Poets: Harryette Mullen
, Matthea Harvey
("Pity the bathtub it's forced embrace of the human form"),
Edwards ("If your refrigerator crushed you would/ You call it a
killer with your last breath?/ No, you would cry and think of
Prose: 19th century Americans: James, Melville, Hawthorne. Richard
Wright, DFW, Italo Calvino, Ander Monson, Lorrie Moore, Roberto
Bolaño, Thomas Hardy. I have a weird adoration for "Pamela; or,
Virtue Rewarded". Almost anything published by Graywolf
Theorists: Sedgwick, Butler, Adorno. (Never read Adorno, but I do
want to seem smart.)
Philosophers: Kripke, Russell, GE Moore.
Just realized I put theorists and philosophers IN DIFFERENT
CATEGORIES. No going back now.
Movies: I don't know.
Shows: Louie, Breaking Bad, The Wire, Arrested Development, Line of
Duty, Luther, Green Wing.
Music: Lucinda Williams
Gauthier, Erase Errata, Dirty Projectors, Hound Dog Taylor, The
Busy Signals, Shovel & Rope.
New listens: Robbie Fulks , ZATH, Harlem.
My last.fm: http://www.last.fm/user/tynag
My top track is Willow Smith: Whip My Hair. I'm not ashamed, are
you ashamed for me?