A collection of several books over the years have left a big impact on me. Collected here in no particular order other than publishing date. Last updated Dec.9th.

  • Erik Kleinberg, Palaces for the People (2018)
  • Carlo Rovelli, Seven Brief Lessons on Physics (2016)
  • Alain de Botton & John Armstrong, Art as Therapy (2013)
  • Rebecca Solnit, Hope in the Dark (2016)
  • Thomas Piketty, Capital in the Twenty-First Century (2013)
  • Erich Fromm, Man for Himself (1999)
  • Neil Postman, Technopoly (1992)
  • Stephen Hawking, A Brief History of Time (1988)
  • Italo Calvino, Six Memos for the Next Millennium (1988)
  • Neil Postman & Charles Weingartner, Teaching as a Subversive Activity (1969)
  • Paulo Freire, Pedagogy of the Oppressed (1968)
  • Erich Fromm, The Art of Loving (1956)
  • Erich Fromm, The Sane Society (1955)
  • Bertrand Russell, The Conquest of Happiness (1930)
  • John Dewey, Human Nature & Conduct (1922)
  • John Dewey, Democracy & Education (1916)

"Thus, when I ask you to write more books I am urging you to do what will be for your good and for the good of the world at large"
— Virginia Woolf