Gerry Canavan

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Posts Tagged ‘cult books

xkcd on House of Leaves

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xkcd wins my love all over again with a sleek parody of cult novel (and a personal favorite) House of Leaves.

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September 5, 2008 at 4:59 am

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Cult Media Studies

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July 22, 2008 at 3:10 pm

Fifty Best Cult Books

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The Telegraph has the fifty best cult books. I’m really not sure about a definition of “cult” strained enough to encompass On the Road and To Kill a Mockingbird, but aside from that it’s a pretty solid list with a surprising number of personal favorites. Calvino! Adams! Hofstadter! Vonnegut! Someone in a club tonight has stolen my ideas. (via)

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April 27, 2008 at 5:54 am