Reading

Books: on balance, I'm for them. These are most of the ones I've read since 2007 or so. The star ratings correspond more closely to "how worth my time this felt" than "how good this is."
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September 13 Bots
Nick Monaco, Samuel Woolley
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September 11 Death and the Penguin
Andrey Kurkov, George Bird (trans.)
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August 31 Fates and Furies
Lauren Groff
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August 13 Radical Technologies: The Design of Everyday Life
Adam Greenfield
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July 31 The Conquest of Plassans
Émile Zola
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July 03 The Island of Dr Moreau
H. G. Wells
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June 25 Emergency: Reading the Popol Vuh in a Time of Crisis
Edgar Garcia
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June 15 The First Men in the Moon
H. G. Wells
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June 01 The Time Machine
H. G. Wells
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June 01 The Popol Vuh
Michael Bazzett, trans.
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June 01 Algorithms of Oppression
Safiya Umoja Noble
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May 27 Postwar: A History of Europe Since 1945
Tony Judt
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April 24 Complaint!
Sara Ahmed
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April 07 On Tyranny
Timothy Snyder
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April 07 Identity: The Demand for Dignity and the Politics of Resentment
Francis Fukuyama
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April 03 Electoral Integrity In America
Sarah Cameron (ed.), Thomas Wynter (ed.)
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March 30 The Book of Evidence
John Banville
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March 20 The Unraveling
Benjamin Rosenbaum
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March 18 The Cult of the Constitution
Mary Anne Franks
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February 07 Riot Baby
Tochi Onyebuchi
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February 04 The Girl on the Train
Paula Hawkins
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January 30 The Stand
Stephen King
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January 29 Capital in the 21st Century
Thomas Piketty
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January 17 The Secret to Superhuman Strength
Alison Bechdel
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2022 total: 25