January 9, 2013
Polly Guo: allofmystupids: “Thompson adds, “When I ask people what basis there is...

allofmystupids:

“Thompson adds, “When I ask people what basis there is for Gatsby being white, I get silence. I have asked students, colleagues. They don’t know. They cannot give me any evidence to back up the speculation. And why haven’t people made this argument so far?” Fitzgerald…

There’s also an interesting reading of Daisy as black, or of black ancestry (for example), which I’ve never seen get much attention.

September 11, 2012
Rushdie's Life After the Fatwa

A really good short New Yorker article on Rushdie; there are Thoughts I want to have about this, but I do not have time right now, and so I stick a virtual bookmark in the internet, and go back to work.

January 19, 2012
anatomyofmelancholy:

Go then. There are other worlds than these.

1. This is what the inside of my head looks like.2. I want one of these for my apartment.

anatomyofmelancholy:

Go then. There are other worlds than these.

1. This is what the inside of my head looks like.

2. I want one of these for my apartment.

December 9, 2011

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