• ancient greece + ancient rome:
      • the histories - herodotus
      • the twelve caesars - suetonius
      • the decline and fall of the roman empire - edward gibbon
      • mythology; myths, legends & fantasies - janet g. parker
      • rubicon: the last years of the roman republic - tom holland
      • dionysus: myth and cult - walter f. otto
      • spqr: a history of ancient rome - mary beard
      • the gods of olympus: a history - barbara graziosi
      • the war that killed achilles: the true story of homer's iliad and the trojan war - caroline alexander
      • goddesses, whores, wives and slaves: women in classical antiquity - sarah b. pomer...
jul 6 2018 ∞
jul 7 2018 +
  • rose of versailles - riyoko ikeda
  • oniisama e... - riyoko ikeda
  • window to orpheus - riyoko ikeda
  • aim for the ace - sumika yamamoto
  • kaze to ki no uta - keiko takemiya
  • a cruel god reigns (or; after us, the savage god) - hagio moto
  • the heart of thomas - hagio moto
  • they were eleven - hagio moto
  • hanshin - hagio moto
  • the poe family - hagio moto
  • from eroica with love - yasuko aoike
  • glass mask - suzue miuchi
jul 8 2018 ∞
jul 8 2018 +
  • whisper of the heart (1995)
  • le fabuleux destin d'amélie poulain (2001)
  • little miss sunshine (2006)
  • perfect blue (1997)
  • rosemary's baby (1968)
  • the grand budapest hotel (2014)
  • beauty and the beast (1991)
  • la la land (2016)
  • gone with the wind (1939)
  • honourable mentions: all other ghibli films ( esp. howl's moving castle + castle in the sky ), sabrina (1954), cinderella (1950)
jul 6 2018 ∞
aug 19 2018 +
  • a little bit of everything tbh
  • sufjan stevens
  • leonard cohen
  • serge gainsbourg
  • pink floyd
  • the beatles
  • bob dylan
  • george harrison
  • ryuichi sakamoto
  • regina spektor
  • joanna newsom
  • beach house
  • mitski
  • joan baez
  • music from the 60's to the 70's!
jun 12 2017 ∞
sep 22 2018 +
  • audrey hepburn
  • gregory peck
  • golshifteh farahani
  • vivien leigh
  • aishwarya rai
  • madhuri dixit
  • leila hatami
  • humphrey bogart
jul 6 2018 ∞
jul 8 2018 +
  • 3%
  • cleverman
  • killjoys
  • how to get away with murder
  • skins (uk)
  • dirk gently's holistic detective agency
  • the house of flowers
  • weeds
  • the oa
  • broad city
  • stranger things
  • chewing gum
  • please like me
  • the get down
  • sense8
  • altered carbon
  • marco polo
  • bojack horseman
  • master of none
  • mindhunter
  • grace and frankie
sep 28 2018 ∞
nov 29 2018 +
  • dreams (1968) - gabor szabo
  • lovregana: music from a tasmanian forest (1990) - ron nagorcka
  • mangekyou (1975) - yoshiko sai
  • mikkou (1976) - yoshiko sai
  • taiji no yume (1977) - yoshiko sai
dec 19 2018 ∞
dec 19 2018 +
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  • persian girl (born in iran, living in australia since first grade)
  • knightly defender of lady joanna newsom
  • lover of fantasy and scifi! space opera especially
jun 11 2017 ∞
nov 16 2018 +
  • andrei tarkovsky
  • françois truffaut
  • agnes varda
  • francis ford coppola
  • ingmar bergman
  • asghar farhadi
  • wes anderson
  • sofia coppola
  • akira kurosawa
  • charlie chaplin
  • jean cocteau
  • lars von trier
  • stanley kubrick
  • wong kar-wai
  • abbas kiarostami
  • yasujiro ozu
  • pier paolo pasolini
  • michael haneke
  • jean-luc godard
  • greta gerwig
  • ana lily amirpour
jul 11 2018 ∞
sep 23 2018 +
  • books:
      • the machineries of empire - yoon ha lee
      • the vorkosigan saga - lois mcmaster bujold
      • imperial radch - ann leckie
      • the dune chronicles - frank herbert
  • anime + manga:
      • legend of the galactic heroes
      • toward the terra
      • universal century gundam
            • mobile suit gundam
            • mobile suit zeta gundam
            • mobile suit gundam: char's counterattack
            • mobile suit gundam: the origin
jul 7 2018 ∞
aug 11 2018 +
  • france
      • paris - shakespeare & company + the left bank + the louvre, versailles, bordeaux
  • germany
      • berlin - the wall, rhine, heidelberg, munich, museum island, frankfurt, cologne
  • italy
      • rome - colosseum, venice, florence, pisa - the leaning tower, milan, naples, verona, pompeii
  • greece
      • athens - acropolis of athens + parthenon, mykonos, delphi, crete, the greek island...
jul 7 2018 ∞
sep 1 2018 +
  • killing eve
  • hannibal
  • maniac
  • queen sugar
  • the haunting of hill house
  • black sails
  • queer eye
  • the end of the fucking world
  • the great british bakeoff
  • downton abbey
  • cheers
  • that 70's show
  • jeeves and wooster
  • sailor moon
  • the twelve kingdoms
  • revolutionary girl utena
  • ashita no nadja
  • devilman crybaby
jul 7 2018 ∞
nov 29 2018 +
  • visions of johanna//diamonds and rust
  • fourth time around//norwegian wood
oct 21 2018 ∞
oct 28 2018 +
  • you must remember this
  • the orbiting human circus (of the air)
  • the waves: gender, relationships, feminism
  • what's the frequency?
  • still processing
  • homecoming
  • the history chicks
  • slate's audio book club
  • slate's culture gabfest
  • new york times' book review
  • ethnically ambiguous
  • the paris review
  • love + radio
  • the history of rome
  • in our time: culture
  • bbc bookclub
  • mostly lit
  • this american life
  • modern love
  • the memory palace
jul 6 2018 ∞
oct 21 2018 +
  • harry potter (ugh, i know)
  • the secret history
  • a monster calls
  • LOOKING FOR ALIBRANDI
  • howl's moving castle (diana wynne jones in general)
  • the princess bride
  • the book thief
  • THE LITTLE PRINCE (fave of all time)
  • skulduggery pleasant (my kryptonite as a lil girl)
  • deltora quest (underappreciated australian fantasy. shit prose tho)
  • his dark materials
  • malory towers and the chronicles of narnia were the two series i read in farsi when i was 5 and cld read persian better than i can now so they will always hold a special place in my heart
  • fairytales and folklores and mythologies in all their shapes and forms
jun 11 2017 ∞
jul 7 2018 +
  • read everything on my TBR
  • UWA, here i come baby!
  • become a published author - write all the stories i want to tell
  • work as a freelance journalist
jun 11 2017 ∞
aug 6 2018 +
  • totally spies! (ep.1/156)
  • black mirror (ep.4/19)
  • buzzfeed unsolved (ep.73/?)
  • american vandal (ep.8/16)
jul 6 2018 ∞
jan 21 2019 +
  • bus/train tickets
  • coins from all over the world
  • bookmarks
  • ghibli figurines
jul 10 2018 ∞
jul 10 2018 +
  • the foundation series - isaac asimov
      • book #1 : foundation ✔️
      • book #2 : foundation and empire
      • book #3 : second foundation
jul 7 2018 ∞
dec 19 2018 +
  • Jean Cocteau
  • Mary Shelley
  • Rainer Maria Rilke
  • Lord Byron
  • Emily Brontë
  • Franz Kafka
  • George Eliot
  • Virginia Woolf
  • Sylvia Plath
  • Carl Jung
  • Margaret Atwood
  • Anaïs Nin
  • Charles Bukowski
  • Percy Bysshe Shelley
  • Charlotte Brontë
  • Oscar Wilde
  • Jane Austen
  • Evelyn Waugh
  • Anne Carson
  • Louise Glück
  • Donna Tartt
oct 6 2018 ∞
oct 13 2018 +