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Hegel by Katerina Deligiorgi
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Actually, I've read parts of this and thought that it was really interesting.
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Selling Seattle by James Lyons
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This is a really fascinating look at the various manners in which Seattle has been represented in various popular media.
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The Passion of Michel Foucault by James  Miller
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I picked up this book last week wanting to supplement my reading of Logics of Disintegration. I'm glad I chose it. Although it's written for a general audience, the author effectively conveys the complexity of Foucault's philosophy (though I think th...more
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The Impossible David Lynch by Todd McGowan
The Impossible David Lynch
by Todd McGowan
read in March, 2007
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I've read parts of this book in another form (an article from a film journal) and was extremely impressed with the author's interpretation of Mulholland Dr. I can't wait to read further into it.
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The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera
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For the longest time this book has puzzled me. Why do so many people think that it's the greatest thing ever written? I don't consider myself to be a particularly sophisticated reader attuned to the nuances of expression and the wealth of ideas conta...more
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The Stranger by Albert Camus
The Stranger
by Albert Camus
read in November, 1999
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The Plague by Albert Camus
The Plague
by Albert Camus
read in December, 2004
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A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius by Dave Eggers
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The Corrections by Jonathan Franzen
The Corrections
by Jonathan Franzen
read in December, 2001
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I don't know what it was, but I just didn't care much for this thing. I did, however, like How to Be Alone. I think I'll have to check out the Twenty-Seventh City before revisiting this novel, though.
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How to Be Alone by Jonathan Franzen
How to Be Alone
by Jonathan Franzen
read in December, 2003
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I read the Corrections when it first came out and didn't particularly care for it. I even remember discussing it with some professor of English when I was visiting Kenyon College a few years ago. So, I had pretty much written off Franzen's stuff unti...more
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