Recent trips within Europe pre-reading and reading while there

Charles Lincon
2 min readJul 6, 2022

What would Thomas Jefferson say about this reading list?

  1. The Sublime Object of Ideology — Slavoj Žižek. Started Saturday June 18, 2022 at 1:50PM. Finished Sunday June 19, 2022 at 3:03PM.

2. How to Write a Thesis — Umberto Eco. Started Sunday June 19, 2022 at 5:02PM. Finished Monday June 20, 2022 at 10:14AM.

3. A Doll House — Henrik Ibsen. Started Monday June 20, 2022 at 10:15AM. Finished same day at 11:16AM.

4. Hedda Gabler — Henrik Ibsen. Started Monday June 20, 2022 at 11:29AM. Finished same day at 7:07PM.

5. Federalism: A Very Short Introduction — Mark J. Rozell and Cylde Wilcox. Started Monday June 20, 2022 at 7:14PM. Finished the same day at 10:11PM.

6. The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom — Don Miguel Ruiz. Started Monday June 20, 2022 at 10:12PM. Finished Tuesday June 21, 2022 at 9:33 AM.

7. Homage to Catalonia — George Orwell. Started Tuesday June 21, 2022 at 10:54 AM. Finished Tuesday June 21, 2022 at 6:12 PM.

8. Murder on The Orient Express — Agatha Christie. Started Sunday June 19, 2022 at 3:04PM. Finished Wednesday June 22, 2022 at 10:15AM.

9. The U.S. Constitution: A Very Short Introduction — David J. Bodenhamer. Started Wednesday June 22, 2022 at 4:17PM.

10. A Midsummer Night’s Dream — William Shakespeare. Started on Wednesday June 22, 2022 at 6:04PM. Finished same day at 7:01PM.

11. Emma — Jane Austen. Started Tuesday June 21, 2022 at 6:21PM. Finished Friday June 24, 2022 at 7:29PM.

12. Ravelstein — Saul Bellow. Started Saturday June 25, 2022 at 5:35PM. Finished Thursday June 30, 2022 at 7:34AM on the train from Groningen, The Netherlands to Heidelberg, Germany.

13. Homo Deus — Yuval Noah Harari. Started Monday July 4, 2022 at 6:36AM on the train from Cologne, Germany to Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Finished Wednesday July 6, 2022 at 12:06PM on the plane in Amsterdam on the tarmac awaiting the flight take off to Washington, DC.

14. Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind — Yuval Noah Harari. Started Wednesday July 6, 2022 at 12:06PM on the plane in Amsterdam on the tarmac awaiting the flight take off to Washington, DC.

© Charles Edward Andrew Lincoln IV

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Charles Lincon

Renaissance literature, Shakespeare, Hegelian dialectics, Attic Greek, masters University of Amsterdam.