Daphne Strassmann

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About me

Industry Education
Occupation Professor- Writer-
Location Boston, Mass, United States
Interests teaching, family and kids, community, civics, cultural hybrid American identity, technology shaping culture, mobile phone novels, fotonovelas, writing, visualizing information, graphic design, vinyl toys, divorce, pilates, cooking, things that are something they aren't, food in tubes, depression glass, lady head vases, sewing, knitting, Spanish, Edna Mode, Thriftshops, Hats, Vests
Favorite Movies Pillow talk, Almodovar, One Hour Photo, Airplane, Red Violin, Darjeeling Express, Royal Tenembaums, Wings of Desire, High Fidelity, Totoro, Up, The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou, Crash, Frida, Bird, Big fish, Sideways, The Station Agent, The Squid and the Whale, The Ice Storm, Marie Antoinette, Capote, Young Frankenstein, Prizzi's Honor, Lost in Translation, Kung Pao: Enter the Fist
Favorite Music Jazz, be-bop, fusion, M. Davis, Bird, Billie Holiday, Monk, Ramsey Lewis, Disco, U2, Tango, Baroque, Merengue, Boleros, Celia Cruz, Cowboy Junkies, Patsy Cline, Brian Ferry, Lenny Kravitz, Red Hot Chil Pepers, U2, Cássia Eller, Caetano Veloso, Maria Rita, Pat Benatar, The Cure, Sinatra, Dean Martin, Machito, Shakira, K.D Lang, Soundtracks, Juanes
Favorite Books Steppenwolf, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Henry Miller, To Kill a Mockingbird, D.F Wallace, Gore Vidal, Diane Ackerman, The Stuff of Thought, Nobokov, Ferdydurke, The Dead Beat, Sor Ines de la Cruz, Teresa of Avila, Capote, Annie Dillard, Mafalda, The global me, Stumbling on Happiness, Joint Custody with a Jerk, La Agonia y el extasis, Papillon, Telling, Drown.