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About me

Industry Education
Occupation Graduate Student
Location Delaware, United States
Introduction Potential future English professor; cat-mother; wife of my best friend; Victorian literature fiend; watcher of *way* too many British mysteries.
Interests Dickens, Nabokov, Tolstoy, NPR, grad students, the stairmaster, cool weather, Russia, learning, researching, eating chocolate, craft projects, classical music, cats--particularly my cat, gardening
Favorite Movies Midnight in Paris, The Royal Tennenbaums, Good Will Hunting, Fight Club, anything Monty Python, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Oceans 11, The Good Shepherd, Annie Hall, Hannah and Her Sisters, Stranger than Fiction, The Godfather movies, When Harry Met Sally, documentaries, Pulp Fiction, The Human Stain, Garden State, Manhattan, All About Eve, Melinda and Melinda, Das Leben der Anderen (The Lives of Others), BBC Masterpiece Dramas/Mysteries
Favorite Music opera, arias, classical, Bob Dylan, Billy Joel, Frank Sinatra, Norah Jones, Michael Buble, Beatles, Fiona Apple, Simon And Garfunkel, Pink Floyd, Neil Young, folk music, Nirvana, Peter Paul And Mary, Cat Stevens, Woody Guthrie, Arlo Guthrie, old union songs
Favorite Books Little Dorrit, Our Mutual Friend, Don Quixote, Bleak House, Martin Chuzzlewit, David Copperfield, Lolita, The Crying of Lot 49, Anna Karenina, Catch-22, Love in the Time of Cholera, One Hundred Years of Solitude, The Blind Assassin, Silas Mariner, anything by Orlando Figes, The Underground Man, Jane Eyre