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Carol Carol

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

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Overview

  • 1 Positive References
  • Fluent in English; learning Chinese, Spanish
  • 24, Female
  • Member since 2010
  • Student
  • Working towards a B.A.
  • From Chicago, IL, USA
  • Profile 45% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION

discover something new all the time!

ABOUT ME

I'm a university student from Chicago who's currently in Nashville, Tennessee, USA studying Art History and English Literature.

I love learning about different cultures and am always up to trying new things, exciting things!

PHILOSOPHY

Make plans so you can seize opportunities.

Interests

-English history -cheese and all kinds of fruits -postcards -arcane facts and trivia -global education policy and practice -playing piano and sheet music -"Southernisms" like "might could" -European art c. 1400-1900

Music, Movies & Books

My favorite books are classics or historical fiction: -Pride and Prejudice, Emma -Atonement -Here Be Dragons, etc. by Sharon Kay Penman

Though occasionally I go into other stuff: -fantasy books by Brandon Sanderson -Harry Potter (of course!)

And my favorite TV shows are mostly sit-coms and procedurals: -How I Met Your Mother -The Good Wife -Bones

As for music, I haven't yet figured out why I like some songs and not others but catchy beats I tend to like songs but not artists or bands. Soundtracks are a particular favorite.

One Amazing Thing I've Done

-once got a ride from downtown Nashville to campus by a guy riding a bicycle-powered rickshaw and wearing a leprechaun outfit

Teach, Learn, Share

I am conversant on some really random topics like: -early modern English stained glass painters -the Portuguese Inquisition in Goa, India -Michelangelo's drawings for Tommaso Cavalieri -Pharonic influences on Coptic art -theories of who the mother is in How I Met Your Mother

... but I would love to hear and talk of just about any sort of topic!

Countries I've Visited

Canada, France, Taiwan, United Kingdom

Countries I've Lived In

United States

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