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Marathon Running

New York City Marathon

November 6, 2016

Marine Corps Marathon

October 22, 2017


Goal: 40 Books


Books So Far in 2019

  1. Why Busing Failed: Race, Media, and the National Resistance to School Desegregation, Matthew F. Delmont
  2. The Bop Apocalypse: The Religious Visions of Kerouac, Ginsburg, and Burroughs, John Lardas
  3. Hindutva: Exploring the Idea of Hindu Nationalism, Jyotirmaya Sharma
  4. Despite the Best Intentions: How Racial Inequality Thrives in Good Schools, Amanda E. Lewis & John B. Diamond
  5. Ethical Soundscape: Cassette Sermons and Islamic Counterpublics, Charles Hirschkind
  6. Repetition, Søren Kierkegaard
  7. The Gang's All Queer: The Lives of Gay Gang Members, Vanessa R. Panfil
  8. Why I am not a Hindu: A Sudra Critique of Hindutva Philosophy, Culture and Political Economy, Kancha Ilaiah
  9. Bad Blood: A Walk Along the Irish Border, Colm Tóibín
  10. Brexit and Ireland: The Dangers, the Opportunities, and the Inside Story of the Irish Response, Tony Connelly
  11. Stonewall: The Definitive Story of the LGBTQ Rights Uprising that Changed America, Martin Duberman
  12. There are No Dead Here: A Story of Murder and Denial in Colombia, Maria McFarland Sanchez-Moreno
  13. God's Hotel: A Doctor, a Hospital, and a Pilgrimage to the Heart of Medicine, Victoria Sweet
  14. The Known Citizen: A History of Privacy in Modern America, Sarah E. Igo
  15. Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End, Atul Gawande
  16. The Twenty-Six Words That Created the Internet, Jeff Kosseff
  17. Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy, Cathy O'Neil
  18. Sister of my Heart, Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
  19. Secularism: Politics, Religion, and Freedom, Andrew Copson
  20. To Save Everything, Click Here: The Folly of Technological Solutionism, Evgeny Morozov
  21. The Female Man, Joanna Russ