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For the past two years I have taught art and art history classes for a small college in Ohio. I decided to join couch surfing so that I could see more of the country before setting up shop somewhere in the northwest.
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
None yet, but I am optimistic.
art, hiking, sustainable development, photography, local agriculture, compulsively fixing things, inventing useless things, snorkeling, analogue electronics, renewable energy, escapist fiction, mundane daily adventures
- art history
Music, Movies, and Books
Books: Lord Dunsany - short stories, H. Allen Smith - everything! Most recently To Hell in a Handbasket, Richard Burton - The Arabian Nights, a plain and Literal Translation, Anthony Burgess - The Wanting seed, Margret Atwood - Oryx and Crake, J.R.R. Tolkien, Clark Ashton Smith, Carl Sagan, Douglas Adams, etc.
Music: Bob Dylan, Devotchka, Beach Boys, Breath Owl Breath, Gogol Bordello, Tom Waits, Andrew Bird, Arcade Fire, Beirut, Paul Simon, Cake, Django Reinhardt, modest mouse
Teach, Learn, Share
Metalsmithing and ceramics! I have also taught workshops on electric guitar / amplifier construction.
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