Currently watching.

Currently watching – The Adventures of Prince Achmed, directed by Lotte Reiniger, 1926. Born in 1899, Charlotte “Lotte” Reiniger was a German film director and animation pioneer. This film, inspired by a story from 1,001 Nights, is widely considered the oldest surviving feature-length animation.

Currently reading.

Currently reading – The Sellout, by Paul Beatty. Beatty is an American writer born in 1962. This comic novel, about a man who tries to reinstitute segregation in Los Angeles and keep a slave in a debacle that ends up in the Supreme Court, won the Man Booker Prize in 2016 – the first American novel to do so.