Lara K

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Location Northern NV, United States
Interests Art, baking, buddhism, cats, coffee, contemporary art, cooking, cultural studies, deconstruction, dungeness crab, feminist theory, gender studies, German culture, history, information, learning, lists, literacy, meditation, music, photography, postmodernism, reading, swimming, teaching, traveling, twittering, visual studies, walking & writing
Favorite Movies Amelie, Be Here to Love Me, The Big Lebowski, Box of Moonlight, Crumb, The Devil and Daniel Johston, Grey Gardens, Harold and Maude, Hedwig and the Angry Inch, The Hudsucker Proxy, Kiss of the Spiderwoman, The Life Aquatic, Life is Beautiful, Mixed Nuts, Moonstruck, The Nightmare Before Christmas, Raising Arizona, Romance and Cigarettes, The Royal Tenenbaums, The Science of Sleep, Shotgun Stories, Stranger Than Fiction, There Will Be Blood, Vampire's Kiss, Velvet Goldmine...
Favorite Music Afghan Whigs, Bobby Bare Jr., Tim Barry, David Bowie, Greg Dulli, The Gutter Twins, The Hold Steady, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Lucero, David Murray, Oliver Nelson, Ben NIchols, The Pixies, They Might Be Giants, TV on the Radio, The Twilight Singers, Uncle Tupelo, Townes Van Zandt, Wilco
Favorite Books A Confederacy of Dunces‎ by John Kennedy Toole, A Field Guide to Getting Lost‎ by Rebecca Solnit, Gender Trouble by Judith Butler, Monster/beauty: Building the Body of Love‎ by Joanna Frueh, The New World Border: Prophecies Poems and Loqueras for the End of the Century‎ by Guillermo Gomez-Pena, On Photography‎ by Susan Sontag, Outlaw Culture: Resisting Representations‎ by Bell Hooks, Race Matters by Cornel West, The Solace of Open Spaces by Gretel Ehrlich, Visual Studies: A Skeptical Introduction‎ by James Elkins, Why People Photograph‎ by Robert Adams, Woman Native Other By Trinh T. Minh-ha

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