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reading
Why Art? – Eleanor Davis
Map of My Heart – John Porcellino
Your Illustrated Guide To Becoming One With The Universe – Yumi Sakugawa
She’s Not Into Poetry – Tom Hart
Proof I Exist #27 – Billy
Last Night at the Casino #13 Billy
Rumpy Pumpy #6 – Milo Miller
Awesome Things #2 – Liz Mason
Peer – Kevin Budnik
Comix Skool USA #4, #10 – Kevin Huizenga
The Closet is on Fire – Ainsley Meyer
Ilse Content #14 – Alexis Wolf
Monster Portraits – Del Samatar and Sofia Samatar
Language Barrier – Hannah K. Lee
This is Your Brain on Anxiety: What Happens and What Helps – Faith G. Harper
A Wrinkle in Time, the graphic novel Madeline L’Engle and Hope Larson
To Be Whole Is To Be Part Tomas Moniz
Rav 1st Collection – Mickey Zacchilli
RASL – Jeff Smith
Warlight – Michael Ondaatje

watching
Trails to Tsukiji
Lunch On!
RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 10
Who Took the Bomp? Le Tigre on Tour – Kerthy Fix
The Uncorker of Bottles at Filament Theatre
Chicago Red Stars
Pose

listening
Dopesmoker – Sleep
The Man Who Sold the World, Hunky Dory, Aladdin Sane, Pin Ups, Diamond Dogs, Young Americans, Heroes, Lodger, Scary Monsters, The Next Day – David Bowie
Floating Features – La Luz
Lawrence of Newark – Larry Young
Afro Harping – Dorothy Ashby
I Care Because You Do… – Aphex Twin
Godbear – Charlemagne Palestine

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reading
Tongues #1 – Anders Nilsen
Amatka – Karin Tidbeck
Life on Mars – Tracy K. Smith
Titus Groan – Mervyn Peake
It’s Alright: A Truckface Anthology Volume 2 – LB Briggs
Recombo DNA: The Story of Devo, Or How the ’60s Became the ’80s – Kevin C. Smith
No Go the Bogeyman: Scaring Lulling & Making Mock – Marina Warner
Portraits – John Berger on Artists – John Berger
Blood Struggle – The Rise of Modern Indian Nations – Charles F. Wilkinson
The Selected Poems of Wendell Berry – Wendell Berry

watching
RuPaul’s Drag Race All-Stars Season 3
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
Mildred Pierce – Todd Haynes
Coco
Trixie and Katya Show
RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 10
Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown – Alex Gibney
We Will Rock You – Queen / Ben Elton Performed by Taft High School.
Look & See: Wendell Berry’s Kentucky – Laura Dunn

listening
For Your Pleasure, Stranded, and Siren – Roxy Music
Doublenickels on the Dime – The Minutemen
Crisis – Ornette Coleman
French Vanilla – French Vanilla
All Nerve – The Breeders
Feedback Works 1969-1970 – Eliane Radigue
Live at Hungry Brain – Akira Sakata and Chikamorachi
At the Helm – East New York Ensemble de Music
Death Rattle – James Plotkin and Paal Nilssen Love
Ears Are Filled With Wonder – Peter Brotzmann and Heather Leigh
Black Eyes and Cough – Black Eyes
Moosebumps: an exploration into modern day horripilation – Dr. Octagon
Ophelia and Newmud – Akiko Kiyama
Whities 010 – Coby Sey

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reading
Tender – Sofia Samatar
Uproot: Travels in 21st-Century Music and Digital Culture – Jace Clayton
King-Cat 77 – John Porcellino
An Indigenous Peoples’ History of the United States – Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
Only Interested in Everything – Maura McDanel
Uncreative Writing – Kenneth Goldsmith
The Power Book – Jeanette Winterson
Lavinia – Ursula K. LeGuin
The Argonauts – Maggie Nelson
After Buddhism – Stephen Batchelor
Neveryon – Samuel Delaney
Wild Oats and Fireweeds – Ursula K. LeGuin
Red Power Rising: The National Indian Youth Council and the Origins of Native Activism – Bradley G. Shreve
The Opposite House: Poems – Claudia Emerson
Dialogues with Marcel Duchamp – Pierre Cabanne
The Unfinished World and Other Stories – Amber Sparks
Through the Woods – Emily Carroll
How to be Happy – Eleanor Davis
Laid Waste – Julia Gfrorer
Sam Zabel and the Magic Pen – Dylan Horrocks
Memoria de fuego II. Las caras y las máscaras – Eduardo Galeano
Re-collection: Art, New Media, and Social Memory – Jon Ippolito and Richard Rinehart
what is not yours is not yours – Helen Oyeyemi
The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate—Discoveries From a Secret World – Peter Wohlleben

watching
Chicago Red Stars
Swansea City AFC
Gimme Danger – Jim Jarmusch
X: The Unheard Music – W.T. Morgan
Blazing Saddles – Mel Brooks
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
Danny Says – Brendan Toller
The Octopus Eats Its Own Leg – Takashi Murakami exhibition at the MCA Chicago
TV Party (documentary)
Werner Herzog Eats His Shoe
The Puppetoon Movie – George Pal
Onibaba – Kaneto Shindo
Aquabats Super Show

listening
Halo – Juana Molina
Field Day – Aphex Twin
Dust – Laurel Halo
Rabbit Holes [andotherexits] – wrtch
F.L.O.W. (Future Leaders Of the World) – Fury
Peace Fam – Mykele Deville
Heathen – David Bowie
Reflection – Brian Eno
The Quantum Loonyverse – Cylob
Scraps and ShadowsJoe Mcphee and Chris Corsano
Never Forever – Monarch!
Dopesmoker – Sleep

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reading
The Ravickians – Renee Gladman
Nothing fictional but the accuracy or arrangment (she – Sawako Nakayasu
Ana Patova Crosses a Bridge – Renee Gladman
Nest – Marnie Galloway
Against Competition – Marc Fischer
Poseidon’s Wake – Alastair Reynolds
Masters of Empire: Great Lakes Indians and the Making of America – Michael A. McDonnell
Parable of the Sower – Octavia Butler
Plainwater – Anne Carson
God and Science: Return of the Ti-Girls – Jaime Hernandez
The Encyclopedia of Early Earth – Isabel Greenberg
Wabi-Sabi for Artists, Designers, Poets & Philosophers – Leonard Koren
Garments Against Women – Anne Boyer
Batman is Lost in a Woods – David Enos
Trish Trash: Roller Girl of Mars – Jessica Abel

watching
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
Teen Titans Go
Lego Batman
Be Cool, Scooby-Doo
Quit Your Day Job
Chicago Red Stars
Swansea City AFC

listening
Blackstar – David Bowie
AMMMusic – AMM
Tree Wave 10 inch – Tree Wave
All of them Naturals – Uranium Club
Cetáceos – Cetáceos
Full Communism – Downtown Boys
Reed Streams, Les Yeux Fermés and Lifespan – Terry Riley
Music Has the Right to Children – Boards of Canada
Halo – Juana Molina
Mandorla Awakening II: Emerging World – Nicole Mitchell

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reading
Futbol a Sol y Sombra – Eduardo Galeano
Decreation – Anne Carson
Tatterhood – Ethel Johnston Phelps
The Hollowing – Robert Holdstock
Margaret the First – Danielle Dutton
Burrow and Particle / Wave – Marnie Galloway
The Gracekeepers – Kristy Logan
The Maid of the North – Ethel Johnston Phelps
Audio Culture: Readings in Modern Music – Christoph Cox and Daniel Warner, Editors
Tao Te Ching – Lao Tzu / Ursula K. LeGuin
It’s Alright: A Truckface Anthology Volume 1 – LB Briggs
Lewis and Clark Through Indian Eyes: Nine Indian WRiters on the Legacy of the Expedition – Alvin M. Josephy, Jr., editor
Going Out With Peacoocks and Other Poems – Ursula K. Le Guin
Radical Acceptance – Tara Brach
Meet Me In Iram / Those are Pearls – Sofia Samatar / Kat Howard
We Should All Be Feminists – Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
King-Cat Classix – John Porcellino

watching
Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me
The Winding Stream
Uncle Grandpa
Teen Titans Go
The Circus – Charlie Chaplin
The Get Down
Torch Song Trilogy – Harvey Fierstein
The Black Cat
The Mummy
The Gorgon
The Invisible Man
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
The unbearable awfulness of relegation bound Swansea City.
Rogue One

listening
Araçá Azul – Caetano Veloso
B.O.N.N. Appetit – Bride of No No
Brigitte – Brigitte Fontaine
Mykki – Mykki Blanco
AIM – M.I.A.
Machine Cuisine – Six Finger Satellite
The Healing Component – Mick Jenkins
Telefone – Noname
The Paris Concert – Joe Mcphee
A Square White Lie – Colorlist
Spirit Catcher – Wadada Leo Smith
A Seat at the Table – Solange
Night for Day and Mortal Mirror – Quix*O*Tic
99 Cents – Santigold
Exploded View – Exploded View
In My Head – Gurr
Milk & Honey – Ebony Bones
Moon Shoes – Ravyn Lenae

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reading
How to Be Drawn – Terrence Hayes
Sorcerer to the Crown – Zen Cho
Saga Volume 1 – Brian K. Vaughn and Fiona Staples
She Hulk: Law and Disorder – Charles Soule, Javier Pulido and Ron Wemberly
The Spitboy Rule: Tales of a Xicana in a Female Punk Band – Michelle Cruz Rodriguez
Ceremony – Leslie Marmon Silko
Hawkeye: My Life as a Weapon – Matt Fraction, David Aja, Javier Pulido
Pink Noises: Women on Electronic Music and Sound – Tara Rodgers
Saga Volume 2 – Brian K. Vaughn and Fiona Staples
Paper Girls – Brian K. Vaughn and Cliff Chiang
Hot Day – Inés Estrada
Caboose 9 – Liz Mason
Powdered Milk 9 – Keiler Roberts
Lower East Side Librarian Goes Downtown – Jenna Freedman
Do Not Disturb My Waking Dream 5 – Laura Park
King-Cat 76 – John Porcellino
Fireworks: Nine Profane Pieces, The Bloody Chamber, The Company of Wolves – Angela Carter
Sixty Odd – Ursula K. Le Guin
The Ants – Sawako Nakayasu
All the Birds in the Sky – Charlie Jane Anders
Nurse Nurse and Operation Margarine – Katie Skelly

watching
Teen Titans Go
Star Wars – The Force Awakens
Hail, Caesar – Joel and Ethan Coen
Uncle Grandpa
La Casa de Mi Padre
Zootopia
The Secret Life of Pets
Star Trek – Beyond
Chicago Red Stars

listening

No More Weak Dates, Blackest Winter, Personal Sunlight, Me and Mines (Cute Chicks), Others Pt 1 – SassyBlack
Negative Scanner – Negative Scanner
Soundcloud tracks by Lương Huệ Trinh
Segundo – Juana Molina
Certain Blacks – Art Ensemble of Chicago
Crisis – Ornette Coleman
Magic – Ron Carter and Eric Dolphy
Fleuve, Quatorze/Quinze Ans, Courses, A)B)C)D)E), Karl & Geneviève, The Watery Graves of Portland et Geneviève, Gris – Geneviève Castrée
Mirror, Further and Chorus – Flying Saucer Attack
Cheetah – Aphex Twin
Volume 1 – Wooden Shjipps
Heavn – Jamila Woods
As2Water Hurricanes – Sol Patches
The Waiting Room – Tindersticks
And the Anonymous Nobody – De La Soul

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reading
Memoria del fuego I. Los nacimientos – Eduardo Galeano
Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl – Carrie Brownstein
Late in the Day: Poems 2010-2014 – Ursula K. Le Guin
Clothes Clothes Clothes Music Music Music Boys Boys Boys – Viv Albertine
Pharaoh, Pharaoh – Claudia Emerson
Another Vietnam – Pictures of the War From the Other Side – Tim Page, editor
The Winged Histories – Sofia Samatar
Tales of Neveryon – Samuel Delany
The South Side – A Portrait of Chicago and American Segregation – Natalie Y. Moore
Proof I Exist 15 and 18 – Billy McCall
Caboose 9 – Liz Mason
He Who Hunted Birds in his Father’s Village – Gary Snyder
Incredible Good Fortune Ursula K. Le Guin

watching

Star Wars: A New Hope first time with my son, took two sittings.
Hotel Transylvania 2
Lunch On!
Supreme Skill!
The mildly terrifying Swansea City season of 2015-2016.
The Grand Budapest Hotel – Wes Anderson
Portlandia
Teen Titans Go
The Decline of Western Civilization – Penelope Spheeris
Odd Squad
F for Fake – Orson Welles
Odd Squad
RuPaul’s Drag Race

listening

A Thoughtiverse Unmarred – Georgia Anne Muldrow
Black Star – David Bowie
Everything else by David Bowie
Fiesta Muda – Mujercitas Terror
Aphelion – Ipek Gorgun
Invernadero – Qeei
The Vermillion Border – Viv Albertine
Cut – The Slits
Return of the Giant Slits – The Slits
Flesh – Viv Albertine
Transient Random Noise Bursts with Announcements and Mars Audiac Quintet – Stereolab
Mountain Battles – The Breeders
Soused – Scott Walker
Wake Up Applauding – Running
Gorgeous George – Edwyn Collins
blk girl soldier – Jamila Woods
Lots and lots of Prince.
Blue and Yellow, Health and Efficiency, Deceipt – This Heat
Silence Yourself – Savages
Afro-Harping – Dorothy Ashby