Some Favourite Plays


  • Antigone (Sophocles)

  • Aunt Dan & Lemon (Shawn)

  • Bash (LaBute)

  • Enron (Prebble)

  • John Gabriel Borkman (Ibsen)

  • King Lear (Shakespeare)

  • Novecento (Baricco)

  • Posh (Wade)

  • Tartuffe (Molière)

  • Translations (Friel)


Some Favourite Films


  • Bleu (Kieslowski & Piesiewicz/Kieslowski)

  • Efter Brylluppet (Jensen/Bier)

  • Le Fils (Dardenne Brothers/Dardenne Brothers)

  • Network (Chayefsky/Lumet)

  • Shallow Grave (Hodge/Boyle)

  • Shame (Morgan & McQueen/McQueen)

  • The Big Chill (Kasdan & Benedek/Kasdan)

  • The Constant Gardener (Caine/Meirelles)

  • El Secreto de sus Ojos (Campanella & Sacheri/Campanella)

  • The Squid and the Whale (Baumbach/Baumbach)


Some Favourite Novels


  • Anna Karenina (Tolstoy)

  • Atonement (McEwan)

  • Cannery Row (Steinbeck)

  • Freya of the Seven Isles (Conrad)

  • Gilgamesh

  • Immortality (Kundera)

  • La Peste (Camus)

  • Moby Dick (Melville)

  • The Bridge of San Luis Rey (Wilder)

  • The Road (McCarthy)


Some Favourite Sci-Fi Novels


  • Ancillary Justice (Leckie)

  • Foundation Trilogy (Asimov)

  • Hyperion (Simmons)

  • Old Man’s War (Scalzi)

  • Red Mars (Robinson)

  • Solaris (Lem)

  • The Day of the Triffids (Wyndham)

  • The Dispossessed (Le Guin)

  • The Forever War (Haldeman)

  • The Handmaid’s Tale (Atwood)