Selected Reading, Fall 2018

Gabriella Coleman, Hacker, Hoaxer, Whistleblower, Spy: The Many Faces of Anonymous (2015)

Joseph Mitchell, My Ears Are Bent

Anthropologists in the SecurityScape (2011)

Anna Simons, The Company They Keep: Life Inside the U.S. Army Special Forces (1998)


Selected Reading, Summer 2017

new releases:

Ariel Levy, The Rules Do Not Apply

from the stacks:

Annie Dillard, The Writing Life

Stephen Grosz, The Examined Life

Shirley Jackson, Life Among the Savages

Shirley Jackson, Raising Demons

Deborah Luepnitz, Schopenhauer’s Porcupines: Intimacy and Its Dilemmas

Janet Malcolm, In the Freud Archives

Janet Malcolm, “Forty-one False Starts” and “Depth of Field”

Adam Phillips, Terrors and Experts

Adam Phillips, Going Sane

Irvin Yalom, Creatures of a Day

Selected Reading, Fall 2016

new releases:

William Giraldi, The Hero’s Body [esp. Book One]

Terry McDonell, The Accidental Life: An Editor’s Notes on Writing and Writers

Elizabeth Gilbert, Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear

from the stacks:

Natalie Goldberg, Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within

David Lynch, Catching the Big Fish: Meditation, Consciousness, and Creativity

David Mazzucchelli, Asterios Polyp

Larry McMurtry, Books: A Memoir

Adam Phillips, Monogamy

Adam Phillips, Houdini’s Box

Adam Phillips and Barbara Taylor, On Kindness