Movies"Rashomon" (Kurosawa), "La Notte" (Antonioni), "A Woman is a Woman" (Godard), "Shoot the Piano Player" (Truffaut), "Full Metal Jacket" (Kubrick), "Do the Right Thing" (Lee), "25th Hour" (Lee), "The Big Lebowski" (Coen), "High Fidelity, " "To Have and To Have Not, " "Imitation of Life, " "State of Seige" (Costa Gavras) "Battle of Algiers" (Pontecorvo), "Amores Perros" (Iñárritu).
BooksLatest book i'm reading is White Teeth by Zadie Smith; fantastic. Before that, i read War Trash by Ha Jin. Hmmm, big summer read plan: New biography of John Brown. I highly recommend Adam Mansbach's Angry Black White Boy, wow.
HeroesWell, Studs Terkel for one. That's a photo of me and my brother Bill interviewing Studs in Chicago a few years ago. ("Me and my Brother"? "My Brother bill and I"? "and me?") Other heroes: Sam Sowko. Sitting Bull. Assata Shakur. Amilcar Cabral. Miguel Enriquez. Hasmig Minassian.
- Status: Married
- Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
- Children: Proud parent
- Smoke / Drink: No / No
- Education: Grad / professional school
- Occupation: Teacher
1950 to Present
- Berkeley, CALIFORNIA
- Graduated: N/A