Reading: Diane Arbus: In the Beginning.
Video: “The Night Of,” on HBO.
Audio: My earworm for the past few days has been Simon & Garfunkel’s “American Tune.” Long story.
Art: Centuries and centuries of glass objects and glass art at the Corning Museum in Corning, New York.
Continue reading “Passing Fancies ~ July 2016” →
Reading: I just picked up a copy of Whit Stillman’s Love and Friendship. I’m a longtime admirer of Mr. Stillman.
Video: Game of Thrones
Audio: Prince (of course) Continue reading “Passing Fancies ~ May 2016” →
Reading: Reaching the end of A Little Life. (Thanks to T. for lending me her copy!)
Video: Catching up on some movies we missed last year, like “Spotlight” and “The Big Short”
Audio: This week, Kirsty MacColl’s “Kite” over and over
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Reading: A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara
Video: The second season of “Better Call Saul”
Audio: Shankar Vedantam’s “Hidden Brain” podcast
Art: A trip to the Guggenheim (it’s been a while!) Continue reading “Passing Fancies ~ March 2016” →
Reading: Just finished Shirley Jackson’s The Road Through the Wall
Video: A bootleg copy of The Revenant
Audio: Still paying homage to David Bowie Continue reading “Passing Fancies: February 2015” →