Best Films of 2019

2019 has been a great year for film. Having seen nearly 90 films this year, I've compiled a list of my top 50 favorites. Hope you enjoy! For more of my lists, make sure you check out my page on Letterboxd! #50: The Man Who Killed Don Quixote #49: bombshell #48: apollo 11 #47: toy … Continue reading Best Films of 2019

The Crying of Lot 49, Annotated: Chapter 6 & Final Thoughts

< Chapter 5 Chapter 6 [120] "Humbert Humbert cat" - the main character / narrator of Vladimir Nabokov's Lolita; a pedophile. Again, Pynchon studied under Nabokov while attending Stanford. [124] "..'.they're dead" Whats left?' 'Words.' 'Pick some words, ... them we can talk about'" This quick exchange is more than just a play on words. Oedipa … Continue reading The Crying of Lot 49, Annotated: Chapter 6 & Final Thoughts