Oliver Twist, Charles Dickens
David Copperfield, Dickens
Great Expectations, Dickens
Huckleberry Finn, Mark Twain
The Catcher in the Rye, JD Salinger
Invisible Man, Ralph Ellison
(The Annotated) Lolita, Vladimir Nabokov
Portnoy’s Complaint, Philip Roth
My Father and Myself, J.R. Ackerly
Go Tell it On the Mountain, James Baldwin
Notes of a Native Son, Baldwin
Complete Prose, Elizabeth Bishop
Collected Poems, Bishop
The Lover, Marguerite Duras
Waiting for Snow in Havana: Confessions of a Cuban Boy, Carlos Eire
Blue Hour, Carolyn Forché
Overlord, Jorie Graham
Dreams of My Russian Summer, Andrei Makine
So Long, See You Tomorrow, William Maxwell
Swann’s Way, Marcel Proust
Housekeeping, Marilynne Robinson
The Emigrants, WG Sebald
To the Lighthouse, Virginia Woolf
Aristotle’s Poetics
Selections from Hegel
Oedipus the King, Sophocles
Antigone, Sophocles
Agamemnon, Aeschylus
Agaememnon, Seneca
Hippolytus, Euripedes
Phaedra, Racine
Medieval Mystery Plays, Anonymous
Everyman, Anonymous
Henry VI, parts 1, 2, and 3, Shakespeare
Richard III, Shakespeare
The Tempest, Shakespeare
The Duchess of Malfi, Webster
The Robbers, Schiller
The Prince of Homburg, Kleist
A Scrap of Paper, Sardou
A Doll’s House, Ibsen

All to be read in the next three and a half months. Thanks for your friendship and emails. I’ll talk to you, like, this summer.

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