"Clichés, stock phrases, adherence to conventional, standardized codes of expression and conduct have the socially recognized function of protecting us against reality, that is, against the claim on our thinking attention which all events and facts arouse by virtue of their existence." -- Hannah Arendt
main interests: analytic & continental philosophy, arthouse film, backpacking, street photography, modernism (art & architecture), history, sociology.
The Temple of the Golden Pavilion, Notes from Underground, The Death of Ivan Ilyich, The Unbearable Lightness of Being
Persona (1966), Yi Yi (2000), Tokyo Story (1953), Nostalghia (1983), Synecdoche New York (2008), Woman in the Dunes (1964), In the Mood for Love (1997)
Mark Rothko, Jackson Pollock, Henri Matisse, Wassily Kandinsky, Gerhard Richter, Francis Bacon, Pablo Picasso, Diego Velázquez, Alberto Giacometti, Cy Twombly, Egon Schiele, Roy Lichtenstein
World's End Girlfriend, Nakamori Akina, Takemitsu Toru, Arvo Pärt, Philip Glass, J. S. Bach, Beethoven, Rachmaninoff, Alfred Schnittke
Sengoku Rance, Pokemon Franchise, Rune Factory, Digimon World, Persona 3
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