Gerry Canavan

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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Education
Occupation Writer, Student, Professional Layabout
Location Mahrud, North Carolina, United States
Introduction No comment.
Interests literature, philosophy, fiction, film, comics, creative writing, science fiction, Superman, LEGO, politics, ethics, art, myth, science, religion, atheism, games, life, the universe, and everything
Favorite Movies Rushmore, Royal Tenenbaums, The Life Aquatic, The Darjeeling Limited, The Big Lebowski, The Graduate, Back to the Future, Lord of the Rings, Star Wars, Dr. Strangelove, The Godfather Parts I & II, Goodfellas, Godard, French New Wave, documentary, Annie Hall, The Goonies, Kill Bill, Pulp Fiction, Amélie, 12 Monkeys, Brazil, Arrested Development, Sopranos, Deadwood, The Wire, Seinfeld, Curb Your Enthusiasm, various The Offices, Extras, Flight of the Conchords, Freaks & Geeks, Buffy, Angel, Firefly, Battlestar Galactica, old-school Simpsons, The Daily Show, Colbert
Favorite Music Yo La Tengo, Bruce Springsteen, Bob Dylan, They Might Be Giants, The Beatles, Tom Petty, David Bowie, Flaming Lips, Counting Crows, The Kinks
Favorite Books Star Maker, Kim Stanley Robinson, Samuel Delaney, Ursula K. Le Guin, Octavia Butler, J.G. Ballard, Philip K. Dick, Kurt Vonnegut, Italo Calvino, Chris Ware, Alan Moore, George Saunders, Jonathan Lethem, Haruki Murakami, Vladmir Nabokov, Don DeLillo, Fyodor Dostoevsky, Franz Kafka, Milan Kundera, Ulysses, José Saramego, Gabriel García Márquez, Don Quixote, Catch-22, The Mezzanine, The New York Trilogy, Bear v. Shark, House of Leaves, A History of Bombing, Signatures of the Visible, Maus, Guns, Germs, and Steel. These days I read a lot of science fiction.