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The Confessions of J. J. Rousseau - Complete by Jean-Jacques Rousseau
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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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