Category Archive for 'Materialism'

Review: Jun’ichiro Tanizaki – “In Praise of Shadows”

Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

I’ve give this monograph on Japanese aesthetics 1/5 due to the nationalistic and racistic contents. It’s like a cross between a great issue of the magazine “Wallpaper” with “Mein Kampf”.

Being a man (not): mending a lamp, cooking food

Monday, February 6th, 2017

I’ve been really manly: mending a lamp, cooking, washing dishes, clothes, making the bed. Yup.

My very own Anna Book t-shirt

Tuesday, January 24th, 2017

I was _given_ this, OK!?

Lyle’s in Shoreditch, 2017: a review

Tuesday, January 24th, 2017

Just a few words on a great restaurant in Shoreditch, London, called Lyle’s.

David Foster Wallace on writers: recommendations and advice

Wednesday, December 7th, 2016

His words on other writers, recommending people like Hustvedt, DeLillo, Pynchon and Updike. Plus some advice to young writers.