Dr. K

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About me

Gender Male
Industry Education
Occupation English Professor
Location United States
Introduction I am an English professor at a small university in South Carolina, where I teach courses in British literature, film, and detective fiction. I blog about comics, movies, and other pop culture topics. And I like everything that you like.
Interests comics, graphic novels, movies, Batman, Superman, JLA, JSA, Jimmy Olsen, Lois Lane, Wonder Woman, Legion, Jim Aparo, Neal Adams, Mike Grell, Golden Age, Silver Age, Vertigo, Film Noir, War Movies, grindhouse, Orson Welles, Anthony Mann, John Huston, John Frankenheimer, Alfred Hitchcock, Preston Sturges, Billy Wilder, Steven Soderbergh, Quentin Tarantino, Coen brothers, First World War literature, modernism, Ford Madox Ford, Virginia Woolf, Siegfried Sassoon, Joseph Conrad, Wilfred Owen, May Sinclair, Martin Amis, Kazuo Ishiguro, Ian McEwan, Pat Barker, Michael Chabon, Don Delillo
Favorite Movies Sweet Smell of Success, Fargo, The Big Lebowski, Shadow of a Doubt, Vertigo, Touch of Evil, The Third Man, Sullivan's Travels, The Manchurian Candidate, Sunset Boulevard, Double Indemnity, Some Like It Hot, The Graduate, This Is Spinal Tap, Kiss Me Deadly, Point Blank, Get Carter
Favorite Music The Pixies, The Clash, The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, The Sex Pistols, The White Stripes, Dusty Springfield, X-Ray Spex, Buzzcocks, The Jam, Talking Heads, Television, The Pretenders, Wilco, Neil Young
Favorite Books The Good Soldier, Parade's End, Mrs. Dalloway, Atonement, The Child in Time, Never Let Me Go, Remains of the Day, Pattern Recognition, Watchmen, V for Vendetta, The Amazing Adventures of Cavalier and Clay, Falling Man