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As I Lay Dying (Norton Critical Editions) by William Faulkner
If You Can Read This: The Philosophy of Bumper Stickers by Jack Bowen
Second Language Learning and Language Teaching by Vivian Cook
The time machine and the invisible man by H. G. Wells
The Elementary Forms of Religious Life (Oxford World's Classics) by Emile Durkheim
Butsuzo wa kataru (Japanese Edition) by Kocho Nishimura
For the End of Time: The Story of the Messiaen Quartet by Rebecca Rischin
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About meI read in three languages: English, French and Japanese. I'm currently learning to read in Spanish.
About my libraryI used to receive books for birthdays and Christmases and as a result had a considerable library for a young teenager. I would like to reconstitute some of its content on-line and also add books I've read in college as a Comparative Culture major at Sophia University or studied as a graduate student in Secondary Education at Texas A&M and in a Foreign Language Education program at the University of Texas - Austin. My library consists of books I've actually read, whether I own them or not and books I actually own but may not have read yet. Wish list holds books that I've either read or haven't read but hope to acquire or borrow and read or re-read in the future.
Favorite authorsWalter Benjamin, Albert Camus, Charles Dickens, Emily Dickinson, Ernest Hemingway, George MacDonald, Patrick Modiano, Michel de Montaigne, Masayuki Nishie, Saint-John Perse, John Cowper Powys, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Delmore Schwartz, Richard Selzer, Wallace Stevens, Virginia Woolf (Shared favorites)
Favorite librariesAustin Public Library - Austin History Center, Austin Public Library - Faulk Central Library, Austin Public Library - Howson Branch, University of Texas Libaries - Harry Ransom Center, University of Texas Libraries - Classics Library, University of Texas at Austin
Account typepublic, lifetime
Member sinceFeb 21, 2012
Currently readingHow to Build Social Science Theories by Pamela J. Shoemaker
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