At last night’s Bushwick roof party/show it was cool enough for a jacket. At this afternoon’s Fort Greene roof party/show it will be too hot for clothing. I blame Michael Crichton, though the awfulness of the Andromeda Strain mini-series (which knocks Sphere out of the top slot on my list of worst Crichton adaptations) almost makes me pity him.
Michael Haneke’s Cache
Michael Haneke’s Funny Games (original and remake)
Michael Haneke’s Time of the Wolf
Michael Haneke’s Benny’s Video
David Rodowick’s The Virtual Life of Film
Roland Barthes’s The Pleasures of the Text
Roland Barthes’s Writing Degree Zero
Roland Barthes’s The Eiffel Tower
David Cronenberg’s The Fly
David Cronenberg’s Rabid
Brad Bird’s Ratatouille
G.W. Pabst’s Pandora’s Box
Mark Z. Danielewski’s House of Leaves
David Markson’s This Is Not A Novel
J.M. Coetzee’s The Lives of Animals
The paper in which I demonstrate the anarchist politics of Frasier.
The class in which I teach the cultural politics of Michael Crichton, John Grisham, and Maeve Binchy.
Taking the cat for a walk down Bushwick Ave.
Learning to Double Dutch.