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Books I’ve been reading

A list of the books I’ve finished since August 20th 2018, replacing my older blog posts. I’m increasingly using these lists as a way to jog my memory and the fragmented blog posts aren’t very useful for that. Bobos in Paradise: The New Upper Class And How They Got There by […]

things I’ve been reading recently #42

The Party by Elizabeth Day The Power by Naomi Alderman The Secret History by Donna Tart The Space Barons by Christian Davenport Machine Platform Crowd by Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee Alt-Right by Mike Wendlin The People vs Tech by Jamie Bartlett Ten Arguments For Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Now by Jaron Lanier […]

things I’ve been reading recently #40

Dictatorland by Paul Kenyon Kill It To Save It by Corey Dolgon Envisioning Sociology by John Scott and Ray Bromley Homo Deus by Yuval Noah Harari Factories For Learning by Christy Kulz Your Fathers, Where Are They? And The Prophets, Do They Live Forever? by Dave Eggars The AirBnB Story by Leigh Gallagher The Know-It-Alls by Noam […]

things I’ve been reading recently #39

Pax by Sara Pennypacker Broadcast by Liam Brown Fire and Fury by Michael Wolff The New Poverty by Stephen Armstrong Collusion by Luke Harding Father and Daughter by Ann Oakley Alt-America by David Neiwert World Without Mind by Franklin Foer Unbelievable by Katy Tur Betting the House by Tim Ross and Tom McTague

things I’ve been reading recently #38

The French Exception: Emmanuel Macron by Adam Plowright Desperately Seeking Self-Improvement by Carl Cederström and André Spicer Down The Rabbit Hole by Holly Maddison The BBC: Myth of a Public Service by Tom Mills The Assassination Complex by Jeremy Scahill and the Intercept Team What Happened? By Hilary Clinton The Conquest […]

things I’ve been reading recently #35

The Candidate: Jeremy Corbyn’s Improbably Path to Power by Alex Nunns How Trump Thinks: His Tweets and the Birth of a New Political Language by Peter Oborne and Tom Roberts Shattered: Inside Hilary Clinton’s Doomed Campaign by Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes The Mediated Construction of Reality by Nick Couldry […]

things I’ve been reading recently #34

Making Sociology Public by Lambros Fatsis Rest by Alex Soojung-Kim Pang Filling The Void by Marcus Gilroy-Ware What is the Future? By John Urry The Existentialist Moment by Patrick Baert Slowness by Milan Kundera The Men Who Stare At Goats by Jon Ronson The Making of the Indebted Man by Maurizio Lazzarato […]

things I’ve been reading recently #32

The End of Absence by Michael Harris The Sacred Book of the Werewolf by Victor Pelevin One Market Under God by Thomas Frank Uberworked and Underpaid by Trebor Scholz The Curse of the Monsters of Educational Technology by Audrey Watters The Revenge of the Monsters of Educational Technology by Audrey […]

things I’ve been reading recently #31

Books I’ve read recently: Men Explain Things To Me And Other Essays by Rebecca Solnit This Is Why We Can’t Have Nice Things by Whitney Phillips The Monsters of Educational Technology by Audrey Watters Platform Capitalism by Nick Srnicek Working The Phones by Jamie Woodcock Conflict In The Academy by […]

My 20 favourite graphic novels of 2016

DMZ by Brian Wood Outcast by Robert Kirkman Fatale by Ed Brubaker Pride of Baghdad by Brian K. Vaughan Roche Limit by Michael Moreci Criminal by Ed Brubaker The Fade Out by Ed Brubaker Super Crooks by Mark Millar The Fuse by Shari Chankhamma They’re Not Like Us by Eric Stephenson Postal by Matt Hawkins Trees by Warren […]

My 20 favourite books of 2016

Depth by Lev Ac Rosen Spam: A Shadow History of the Internet by Finn Brunton Rethinking Interdisciplinarity by Felicity Callard and Des Fitzgerald Accelerating Academia by Filip Vostal The Refusal of Work by David Frayne Intern Nation: How To Earn Nothing and Learn Little in the Brave New Economy by Ross Perlin Jeffrey […]

things I’ve been reading recently #29

Work’s Intimacy by Melissa Gregg The Uberfication of the University by Gary Hall Pirate Philosophy by Gary Hall Listen, Liberal: Or, What Ever Happened To The Party Of The People? by Thomas Frank Graphic Novels:  Invisible Republic vol 1 by Gabriel Hardman, Corinna Bechko and Jordan Boyd Invisible Republic vol 2 by Gabriel Hardman, Corinna Bechko […]

things I’ve been reading recently #28

Books: Purity by Jonathan Franzen Trump and Me by Mark Singer OccupyMedia! by Christian Fuchs Strangers In Their Own Land by Arlie Hochschild And The Weak Suffer What They Must? by Yanis Varoufakis Graphic Novels: Injection vol 1 by Warren Ellis Injection vol 2 by Warren Ellis Moon Knight: From The Dead by Warren Ellis […]