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Industry Non-Profit
Occupation Development Researcher
Location Chicago, IL, United States
Interests Knitting, Cooking, Eating, Reading, Writing, Research, Yoga, Progressive Christianity, Theology, Spirituality, Civil Rights, Marriage Equality, Activism, Politics, Popular Culture, Film, Music
Favorite Movies Ben Hur, Zoolander, The English Patient, Life of Brian, Being John Malkovich, Strictly Ballroom, Moulin Rouge, Philadelphia Story, Wizard of Oz, I Heart Huckabee's, The African Queen, The Matrix, Thank You for Smoking, The 40-Year-Old Virgin, You Can Stand By Me, The Maltese Falcon, Brokeback Mountain, Antonia’s Line, Bound, Aimee and Jaguar, The Departed, Good Night and Good Luck
Favorite Music MeShell Ndegeocello, Neko Case, Dolly Parton, REM, Talking Heads, Ella Fitzgerald, Everything But the Girl, Zap Mamma, Johnny Cash, kd lang, Indigo Girls, Al Green, Sly and the Family Stone, Lyle Lovett, George Gershwin, Joan Osborn, Aerosmith, Lizz Wright, Stevie Wonder, Peter Gabriel, Annie Lennox, Pink, Hank Williams, Maxwell, Michael Jackson, Tracy Chapman, Paula West, Marvin Gaye, Madonna, Jeff Buckley, The English Beat, the Black Crowes, Arrested Development, Louis Armstrong, Nina Simone, Sarah MacLachlan, Parliament, Mary J. Blige, Lauryn Hill, Fela Kuti, John Lee Hooker, Bonnie Raitt, Cole Porter, Led Zepplin, Van Morrison, Susheela Raman, Dinah Washington, Chet Baker, Aimee Man
Favorite Books Wounds of Passion, All About Love (bell hooks), Shipping News (E. Annie Proulx), The Poisonwood Bible (Barbara Kingsolver), Bird by Bird (Anne Lamott), anything by Cornell West, Sister Outsider (Audre Lorde), Beloved (Toni Morrison)