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CollectionsGraphic Novels (28), About... IT (5), About... Eastern Europe (13), About... Art (5), About... Cities & Towns (13), Checked out from library (90), Your library (1,215), Wishlist (217), Currently reading (9), To read (26), Read but unowned (2), Favorites (10), All collections (1,560)

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About meI live in Portland (Deering neighborhood). I own a small and successful web development business (Yellahoose), and I co-own another startup hosting and software product development business (Packawhallop). I've been a vegetarian for 20+ years. I need to bicycle more.

About my libraryI read (and re-read) a lot of books at once. Subjects are wildly different: That reflects my interests, not that I'm pretentious.

I used to read almost all fiction (avant garde kind), philosophy (Wittgenstein, Descartes, Valery), and weirdly a lot of art criticism (Clement Greenberg, Peter Schjeldahl). Now I read mostly history -- of places I've visited or plan to visit or that I'm just interested in learning about -- and fiction.

I'd like to get back into reading more art criticism: Arthur C. Danto is on my list (I'll add it to LibraryThing). I think I'd like to read Flaubert and Balzac.

I'll write more about my library later.

GroupsBBC Radio 3 Listeners, BBC Radio 4 Listeners, Byzantinistik, Central/Eastern European History, Jewish History

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Real nameJames Cradock

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