Jonathan Mendelsohn

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Gender Male
Occupation Writer
Location Toronto, Canada
Introduction has prayed in synagogues and churches, in Buddhist temples and Shinto shrines, but mostly he finds his sanctuary inside and in between novels and movie theatres, art galleries and the comfort of a not uncomfortable set of headphones.
Favorite Movies 2046, in the mood for love, full metal jacket, fletch, barry lyndon, 2001, the motorcycle diaries, the constant gardner, field of dreams, wonder boys, about a boy, eternal sunshine of the spotless mind, beautiful girls, it's a wonderful life, the cider house rules, monsoon wedding, running on empty, the godfathers I and II, the new world, afterlife, crouching tiger hidden dragon, dead poet's society, true romance, inglorious basterds, happy-go-lucky, the edge of heaven, an education, chungking express, half nelson, the social network, never let me go, another year, an education, no direction home, the dark knight
Favorite Books Haruki Murakami's Norwegian Wood, Haruki Murakami's Kafka on the Shore, Haruki Murakami's Dance Dance Dance, Haruki Murakami's The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle, J.D. Salinger's The Catcher in the Rye, J.D. Salinger's Franny and Zooey, J.D. Salinger's Nine Stories, J.D. Salinger's Raise High the Roof Beam Carpenters and Seymour an Introduction, Ernest Hemingway's The Sun Also Rises, Ernest Hemingway's A Farewell to Arms, Ernest Hemingway's For Whom the Bell Tolls, John Steinbeck's East of Eden, Arundathi Roy's The God of Small Things, Charles Bukowski's Post Office, Charles Bukowski's Ham on Rye, Natsume Soseki's Kokoro, Jhumpa Lahiri's The Interpreter of Maladies, Pearl S. Buck's The Good Earth, Raymond Carver's What We Talk About When We Talk About Love, James Joyce's The Dubliners, James Joyce's A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Somerset Maugham's The Moon and Sixpence, Muriel Barbery's The Elegance of the Hedgehog, Rawi Hage's Cockroach, Amelie Nothomb's Tokyo Fiancee, Dave Eggers' Zeitoun, Cormac Mccarthy's The Road, Cormac McCarthy's All the Pretty Horses