& other reading



Influential Texts:
The Poetics of Space, Bachelard, Gaston, and M. Jolas
Species of Space and Other pieces: Georges Perec
Life; A User’s Manual, Georges Perec
The Practice of Everyday Life, Michel de Certeau,
The Meaning of Things: Domestic Symbols and the Self, Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi and Eugene
The Shape of Time; Remarks on the History of Things, George Kubler
Proust Was a Neuroscientist, Jonah Lehrer
Memory, History, Forgetting, Paul Ricoeur
Home: A Short History of an Idea. Witold Rybczynski
The Future of Nostalgia, Svetlana Boym
Space and Place, Yi-Fu Tuan
JanFamily,Plans for Other Days
Evocative Objects: Things We Think With, Edited by Sherry Turkle

Le Fleuve Caché: Poésies 1938-1961, Jean Tardieu
Les Fleurs du Mal, Charles Baudelaire
La neige d'un autre age, Joë Bousquet,
Collected Poems, Emily Dickinson
The Collected Poems of Octavio Paz: 1957-1987
Rimbaud: Complete Works, Selected Letters, Jean Nicholas Rimbaud
Robert Frost

Fiction and Other Reading:
The Time Traveler’s Wife, Audrey Niffengger
The Unbearable Lightness of Being, Milan Kundera
The Baron In The Trees, Italo Calvino
If On A Winter’s Night A Traveler, Italo Calvino
Three Cups of Tea, Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin
Botany of Desire, Michael Pollan
In Defense of Food, Michael Pollan
Bury Me Standing, Fonseca, Isabella
Vagaboding, Rolf Potts
The Box Man, Kobo Abe
Mr. Wilson’s Cabinet of Wonder, Lawrence Weshler
The Uncertain Certainty, Charles Simic
Poetry, Language, and Thought, Martin Heidegger
The Architectural Uncanny, Anthony Vidler