Erik Loomis

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Gender Male
Occupation History Professor
Location Georgetown, Texas
Introduction I like frogs.
Interests Baseball, environmental issues, politics, music, movies, progressive politics, Hungarians
Favorite Movies Seventh Seal, Seven Samurai, Decalogue, Once Upon A Time in the West, The Wild Bunch, All About Eve, A Generation, Annie Hall, Tokyo Story, The Ruling Class, In the Mood for Love, 2046, Dr. Mabuse the Gambler, Juno, The Savages
Favorite Music Tom Russell, Buddy Tabor, William Parker, Matthew Shipp, Bill Frisell, Bonnie Prince Billy, Townes Van Zandt, Tom Waits, Ennio Morricone, Olivier Messaien, Hazel Dickens, Drive-By Truckers, Smog, Alejandro Escovedo, James McMurtry, Steve Reich, Wayne Horvitz Gravitas Quartet, Joanna Newsom, Conway Twitty, Charles Wuorinen, Jon Dee Graham, David S. Ware, Iron and Wine, Rilo Kiley, The National, Arthur Russell, The Hacienda Brothers, Marvin Gaye, Ethiopian jazz from the 60s and early 70s, Tom Ze, Midlake, Flaming Lips, Sufjan Stevens
Favorite Books Crime and Punishment, Nature's Metropolis, Seeing Like A State, The Organic Machine, Sabbath's Theater, Soul Mountain, Baltasar and Blimunda, Last Orders, The Road, The Crossing, anything by Alice Munro, Second Nature