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About me"The philosophers have only interpreted the world, in various ways; the point, however, is to change it."

About my libraryA work in progress.

GroupsDystopian novels, Graduate Students, Librarians who LibraryThing, Marxist & Socialist, Non-Fiction Readers, Radical History, Reading Globally, Social Democrats & Democratic Socialists, The Globe, The Prizesshow all groups

Favorite authorsBrendan Behan, Isaiah Berlin, Jorge Luis Borges, Bertolt Brecht, Nikolai Bukharin, Mikhail Bulgakov, John le Carré, Mahmoud Darwish, Milovan Djilas, Friedrich Engels, Robert Fisk, John Foran, Michel Foucault, John Kenneth Galbraith, Antonio Gramsci, Graham Greene, Alexander Hamilton, John Heartfield, Joseph Heller, Herodotus, Christopher Hitchens, E. J. Hobsbawm, C. L. R. James, Tony Judt, Ryszard Kapuściński, Robert Kee, Arthur Koestler, Ernesto Laclau, T. E. Lawrence, Vladimir Ilyich Lenin, Rosa Luxemburg, Rian Malan, André Malraux, Karl Marx, Chantal Mouffe, Ernie O'Malley, George Orwell, Thomas Paine, Orhan Pamuk, Salman Rushdie, Joseph A. Schumpeter, William Shakespeare, David Simon, Hunter S. Thompson, Leon Trotsky, Mark Twain, Gore Vidal, William T. Vollmann, Voltaire, Kurt Vonnegut, Bill Watterson (Shared favorites)

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Favorite bookstoresBartleby's Books, Daedalus Books, Powell's City of Books (Portland), Smith Family Bookstore - Campus, Smith Family Bookstore - Downtown

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