amanda

The Basics

Name

amanda

What I Like

Favorite Books

Wild, Freedom, Middlesex, Atmospheric Disturbances, Written on the Body, Harry Potter, Hunger Games, etc.

Favorite Queer Books

Written on the Body, Brokeback Mountain, To the Lighthouse (it was queer to me, trust me), Fried Green Tomatoes, Queer Theory/Gender Theory: an Instant Primer, Anne Carson's translations of Sappho

Favorite Movies

Her, Pariah, Before Midnight, Burn After Reading, 10 Things I Hate About You, Fox and the Hound, Saving Face

Favorite Documentaries

Food, Inc., The Education of Shelby Knox (about my hometown!), Religulous, Inside Job, Tapped, Freakonomics

Favorite TV Shows

Orphan Black, OITNB, Adventure Time, The Office, Pretty Little Liars, The L Word

Favorite Music

Dear and the Headlights, Tegan and Sara, Fiona Apple, Sarah Jaffe, Feist, Beyonce, etc.

Favorite Sandwich

It's a tie between peanut butter, jelly, & brie and bacon, brie, & apricot jam.

Favorite Writers

bell hooks, Judith Butler, Audre Lorde, Madeleine L'Engle, Amy Lowell, Kay Ryan, Margaret Atwood, Mary Oliver, Tom Stoppard, J. K. Rowling, Cheryl Strayed, Jeffrey Eugenides, etc. etc. etc.