Katherine M. Concepcion

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Industry Arts
Occupation Freelance Writer/Critic
Location Miami, FL, United States
Introduction I love to read about linguistics, behavioral economics, theory and philosophy. I listen to music some might call outdated, write satirical and high testosterone plays, consume too much caffeine and ruthlessly defend modern and contemporary art.
Interests Pop culture, counterculture, radical culture, reative writing, investigative reporting, mixology, yoga, kickboxing, dancing for exercise, gonzo and new journalism, Continental philosophy, Existentialism and Absurdism, political philosophy, modern and post-modern art/literature, music, impersonations, theory, medicine and medical mysteries, consumer advocacy, restoration of ex-felon rights, absolute civil liberties and bull fights on acid.
Favorite Movies Punk: Attitude, Heathers, Panic in Needle Park, Glengarry Glen Ross, Serpico, The Spanish Prisoner, Taxi Driver, Dog Day Afternoon, American Psycho, Fight Club, Goodfellas, many documentaries.
Favorite Music The Jesus and Mary Chain, Pavement, The Stooges, Chuck Berry, The Doors, The MC5, Joy Division, The Cramps, Bauhaus, Adam Ant, Paul Simon, George Thorogood and the Destroyers, Robert Johnson, John Lee Hooker, Muddy Waters, The Fall, Digable Planets, The Smiths, INXS, The Pharcyde, De La Soul, A Tribe Called Quest, Depeche Mode, Rage Against The Machine, Frank Zappa, Genesis, Tears For Fears, Duran Duran, Huey Lewis And The News... Genres: Blues, Jazz, Swing, Oldies, Motown/DooWop, 60s/70s garage rock, psychedelic rock, proto punk, rockabilly, psychobilly, 70s punk, 80s new wave and post punk, old school and golden age hip hop, 90s grunge, and the occasional revivals of all of the above.
Favorite Books The Doors of Perception, Predictably Irrational, The Upside of Irrationality, Media Control, God and the State, Freakonomics, Superfreakonomics, A Confederacy of Dunces, The Fall, The Stranger, Catcher In The Rye, Bright Lights, Big City, Less Than Zero, The Missionary Position, Of Mice and Men, Mau-Mauing The Flak Catchers.