music: matta lama! check em' out!pj harvey, yeah yeah yeahs, m.i.a, radiohead, good latin music, i put my heart around tapes n' tapes, automato, the good...the bad...and the queen, wu tang, flaming lips, anything involving jack white, Lhasa, bob trimble, muse, the beautiful patti smith, college radio, black mountain, m.a.t.h., de la soul, quickspace, oneida, electralane, bird and the bee, tv on the radio, the smiths, new order, fairport convention, the gossip...anything progressive...cool obscure, am newly into the latest swans record, all jazz...I don't really discriminate when it comes to jazz, obviously except for the real crappy kind
books: john ashbery is one of my favorite things right now of all time, take a girl like you, a collection of short stories by a girl named Rachel Glaser, mallarme, rilke, temple of the golden pavilion, claudine at school, kazuko shirashi, timothy donnelly, Li Young Lee, Sylvia Plath, marianne moore, teaching lolita in tehran, tara hardy, (my own poetics?)
movies: sex and lucia, city of god, wings of desire, there will be blood, among others.... documentaries in general...other than that, I don't go to the movies as I fear bedbugs, and in my free time I'd rather read, write and freely get out into the world...though movies rock. wait! dogtooth was the best latest movie I've seen in a long time.