My professional interests include:
- Stylistic analysis of literature.
- Queer theory.
- Beat poetry.
- Oral literature.
- Linguistic pragmatics (language in use).
Entry in personal interests does not imply any level of expertise. My personal and hobby interests include:
- Natural language learning.
- Constructed languages.
- Role-playing games.
- The occult
- Punk rock
- Simple musical instruments
- Yes, really.
Essentially anarcho-socialist. I tend to vote Democrat, though. I support social programs, do not support increased military spending, and am against the war in Iraq. I am suspicious of corporate influence in government and nervous about religious involvement in policy making.