What I’m Reading

CURRENTLY READING:

Trash by Dorothy Allison
To Paradise by Hanya Yanagihara

PREVIOUSLY:

2022

  • Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
  • Sex and Rage by Eve Babitz
  • Jesus’ Son by Denis Johnson (reread)
  • Closely Watched Trains by Bohumil Hrabal
  • The Saga of the Swamp Thing Vol. 1 by Alan Moore
  • A Dialogue on Love by Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick

2021

  • Bear by Marian Engel
  • Suicide by Édouard Levé
  • Sputnik Sweetheart by Haruki Murakami (reread)
  • The Complete Maus by Art Spiegelman
  • The Group by Mary McCarthy
  • A Dream of a Woman by Casey Plett
  • Things Have Gotten Worse Since We Last Spoke by Eric Larocca
  • The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins
  • Family & Borghesia by Natalia Ginzburg
  • The Appointment by Katharina Volckmer
  • American Pastoral by Philip Roth
  • Arlington Park by Rachel Cusk
  • Père Goriot by Honoré de Balzac
  • The Trees by Percival Everett
  • Winter in Sokcho by Elisa Shua Dusapin
  • Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro
  • Tell Me I’m Worthless by Alison Rumfitt
  • The Plague by Albert Camus
  • Three Rooms by Jo Hamya
  • The Order of Time by Carlo Rovelli
  • Manhattan Transfer by John Dos Passos
  • The Story of My Teeth by Valeria Luiselli (reread)
  • Basic Black with Pearls by Helen Weinzweig
  • The Emigrants by W.G. Sebald
  • Amateur by Thomas Page McBee
  • The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson
  • The Morning Star by Karl Ove Knausgaard
  • Desperate Characters by Paula Fox
  • When We Cease to Understand the World by Benjamín Labatut
  • Crossroads by Jonathan Franzen
  • Telephone by Percival Everett
  • Stars in My Pocket Like Grains of Sand by Samuel Delany
  • Summer Fun by Jeanne Thornton
  • Awake by Harald Voetmann
  • Lote by Shola von Reinhold
  • A Man Asleep by Georges Perec
  • The Things We’ve Seen by Agustín Fernández Mallo
  • Real Life by Brandon Taylor
  • Beautiful World, Where Are You by Sally Rooney
  • The Power and the Glory by Graham Greene
  • Voices in the Evening by Natalia Ginzburg
  • The Literary Conference by César Aira
  • Cleanness by Garth Greenwell
  • Good Behaviour by Molly Keane
  • Treasure Island!!! by Sara Levine
  • G. by John Berger
  • The Dry Heart by Natalia Ginzburg
  • The Drunkard by Liu Yichang
  • Dissipatio H.G. by Guido Morselli
  • Poso Wells by Gabriela Alemán
  • Natural History by Carlos Fonseca
  • Happiness, As Such by Natalia Ginzburg
  • Silence by Shūsaku Endō
  • The Seventh Cross by Anna Seghers
  • Nervous System by Lina Meruane
  • The House on the Borderland by William Hope Hodgson
  • Flights by Olga Tokarczuk (reread)
  • The Remainder by Alia Trabucco Zerán
  • Everything Flows by Vasily Grossman
  • Great Expectations by Kathy Acker
  • The Iliac Crest by Cristina Rivera Garza
  • Closer by Dennis Cooper
  • Lady Chatterley’s Lover by D.H. Lawrence
  • The Years by Annie Ernaux
  • 10:04 by Ben Lerner (reread)
  • After Delores by Sarah Schulman
  • Jacob’s Room by Virginia Woolf
  • The Taiga Syndrome by Cristina Rivera Garza
  • Cassandra at the Wedding by Dorothy Baker
  • Tiny Pieces of Skull by Roz Kaveney
  • Ninth Street Women by Mary Gabriel
  • October Child by Linda Boström Knausgård
  • Marshlands by André Gide
  • The Pastel City by M. John Harrison
  • A Ghost in the Throat by Doireann Ní Ghríofa
  • To Write as if Already Dead by Kate Zambreno
  • A Safe Girl to Love by Casey Plett
  • Box Hill by Adam Mars-Jones
  • A Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K. LeGuin (reread)
  • Reverse Cowgirl by McKenzie Wark
  • Seven Samurai Swept Away in a River by Jung Young Moon
  • Ways of Seeing by John Berger
  • Red Dragon by Thomas Harris
  • The Surrender by Veronica Esposito
  • A Door Behind a Door by Yelena Moskovich
  • Lolly Willowes by Sylvia Townsend Warner
  • Don Quixote by Kathy Acker
  • The Past by Tessa Hadley
  • Among the Hedges by Sara Mesa
  • The Gentrification of the Mind by Sarah Schulman
  • The Atmospherians by Alex McElroy
  • A Country for Dying by Abdellah Taïa
  • An Archive of Feelings by Ann Cvetkovich
  • From Hell by Alan Moore & Eddie Campbell
  • The Gathering by Anne Enright
  • Our Lady of the Flowers by Jean Genet
  • Second Place by Rachel Cusk
  • The Children of Men by P.D. James
  • White Magic by Elissa Washuta
  • Family Lexicon by Natalia Ginzburg
  • Summerwater by Sarah Moss
  • Too Loud a Solitude by Bohumil Hrabal
  • An Unnecessary Woman by Rabih Alameddine
  • Herzog by Saul Bellow
  • Index Cards by Moyra Davey
  • The House Next Door by Anne Rivers Siddons
  • Darryl by Jackie Ess
  • Breasts and Eggs by Mieko Kawakami
  • Talk by Linda Rosenkrantz
  • Territory of Light by Yuko Tsushima
  • Luster by Raven Leilani
  • Fierce Poise: Helen Frankenthaler and 1950s New York by Alex Nemerov
  • Atlantic Hotel by João Gilberto Noll
  • Vanishing Point by David Markson
  • The Transit of Venus by Shirley Hazzard
  • Crash by J.G. Ballard
  • This is Not a Novel by David Markson
  • Time is the Thing a Body Moves Through by T Fleischmann (reread)
  • That Time of Year by Marie NDiaye
  • The Copenhagen Trilogy by Tove Ditlevsen
  • Libra by Don Delillo
  • The Memory Theater by Karin Tidbeck
  • Like by Ali Smith
  • The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett
  • Michael Kohlhaas by Heinrich von Kleist
  • No One Is Talking About This by Patricia Lockwood
  • The Talented Mr. Ripley by Patricia Highsmith
  • Darkmans by Nicola Barker
  • The Piano Teacher by Elfriede Jelinek
  • Tar Baby by Toni Morrison
  • Pizza Girl by Jean Kyoung Frazier
  • Margery Kempe by Robert Gluck
  • The Walking Tour by Kathryn Davis
  • Things: A Story of the Sixties by Georges Perec
  • Conversations with Friends by Sally Rooney
  • An Episode in the Life of a Landscape Painter by César Aira
  • Nightmare Alley by William Lindsay Gresham
  • Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
  • Fake Accounts by Lauren Oyler
  • The Story of Art by E.H. Gombrich
  • Cyclonopedia by Reza Negarestani
  • Detransition, Baby by Torrey Peters
  • How to be a Good Girl by Jamie Hood
  • The Hearing Trumpet by Leonora Carrington
  • Red Pill by Hari Kunzru
  • You Only Live Twice by Mike Hoolboom & Chase Joynt
  • The Invention of Morel by Adolfo Bioy Casares

PLAYS:

  • Herakles by Euripides
  • The God of Carnage by Yasmina Reza
  • John by Annie Baker
  • The Flick by Annie Baker
  • Circle Mirror Transformation by Annie Baker
  • The Aliens by Annie Baker
  • Nocturama by Annie Baker
  • The Birthday Party by Harold Pinter
  • Death and the King’s Horseman by Wole Soyinka
  • The Small by Anne Washburn
  • Rock ‘n Roll by Tom Stoppard
  • Disgraced by Ayad Akhtar
  • The Antipodes by Annie Baker
  • Red by John Logan
  • A Bright Room Called Day by Tony Kushner