Great books

Top 100 Books or so- 2021

General

  1. Ali, Ayaan Hirsi: Infidel
  2. Baldwin, James: The Fire Next Time
  3. Baldwin, James: Notes of a Native Son
  4. Bostrom, Nick : Superintelligence
  5. Chomsky, Noam: Manufacturing Consent
  6. Coelho, Paulo : The Alchemist
  7. Dick, Philip K.: Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?
  8. Dick, Philip K.: Ubik
  9. Dostoevesky, Fyodor: Crime and Punishment
  10. Dostoevesky, Fyodor: Notes from Underground
  11. Dostoevsky, Fyodor: The Idiot
  12. Dr. Seuss: The Sneetches and Other Stories
  13. Huxley, Aldous: Brave New World
  14. Kafka, Franz: The Metamorphosis
  15. Kafka, Franz: A Hunger Artist
  16. Kor, Eva Mozes: Surviving the Angel of Death
  17. Nietzsche, Friedrich: Beyond Good and Evil
  18. Nietzsche, Friedrich: On the Genealogy of Morals
  19. Nietzsche, Friedrich: Thus Spoke Zarathustra
  20. Orwell, George: 1984
  21. Orwell, George: Animal Farm
  22. Price, Derek De Solla: Science Since Babylon
  23. Thompson, Hunter S: Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
  24. Thompson, Hunter S: Fear and Loathing on the Campaign Trail ’72
  25. X, Malcolm: The Autobiography of Malcolm X

Art

  1. Abloh, Virgil : Figures of Speech
  2. Baraka, Amiri , Jones, LeRoi: Blues People
  3. Carroll, Lewis: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (illustrated by Salvador Dali)
  4. Cervantes, Miguel de: Don Quixote de la Mancha (illustrated by Salvador Dali)
  5. Dali, Salvador: 50 Secrets of Magic Craftsmanship
  6. Dali, Salvador: The Secret Life of Salvador Dali
  7. Dali, Salvador: The Unspeakable Confessions Of Salvador Dali
  8. Dali, Salvador: Diary of a Genius
  9. Dali, Salvador: Hidden Faces
  10. Dali, Salvador: Dali on Modern Art
  11. Eggers, Dave: A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius
  12. Fitzgerald, F. Scott: The Great Gatsby
  13. Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von: Faust (illustrated by Salvador Dali)
  14. Gogh, Vincent Van: The Letters of Vincent van Gogh
  15. Daniel, Handler: A Series of Unfortunate Events
  16. King, Stephen: On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft
  17. Lewis, C. S.: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
  18. Poe, Edgar Allan: The Raven
  19. Shakespeare, William: Hamlet (illustrated by Salvador Dali)
  20. Shakespeare, William: Romeo and Juliet (illustrated by Salvador Dali)
  21. Wallace, David Foster: Infinite Jest
  22. Wallace, David Foster: Consider the Lobster and Other Essays
  23. Wallace, David Foster: A Supposedly Fun Thing I’ll Never Do Again: Essays and Arguments
  24. Wallace, David Foster: Brief Interviews with Hideous Men
  25. Wallace, David Foster: Signifying Rappers: Rap and Race in the Urban Present
  26. Warhol, Andy The Andy Warhol Diaries (Illustrated)

Philosophy

  1. Aristotle: Nicomachean Ethics
  2. Aurelius, Marcus: Meditations
  3. Baudrillard, Jean: Simulacra and Simulation
  4. Bennett, Jane: Vibrant Matter
  5. Camus, Albert: The Myth of Sisyphus
  6. Dawkins, Richard: The Selfish Gene
  7. DeLanda, Manuel: A Thousand Years of Nonlinear History
  8. Deleuze, Gilles: What Is Philosophy?
  9. Deleuze, Gilles: Difference and Repetition
  10. Deleuze, Gilles & Guattari, Félix: Anti-Oedipus
  11. Deleuze, Gilles & Guattari, Félix: A Thousand Plateaus
  12. Foucault, Michael : Power
  13. Garcia, Tristan: Form and Object
  14. Graeber, David: Debt: The First 5,000 Years
  15. Hegel, G. W. F.: The Phenomenology of Spirit
  16. Heidegger, Martin: Being and Time
  17. Heidegger, Martin: The Origin of the Work of Art
  18. Harman, Graham: Art and Objects
  19. Harman, Graham: Dante’s Broken Hammer
  20. Harman, Graham: Object-Oriented Ontology
  21. Harman, Graham: Speculative Realism
  22. Hume, David: Treatise of Human Nature
  23. Kant, Immanuel: An Answer to the Question: What Is Enlightenment?
  24. Laruelle, François: Principles of Non-Philosophy
  25. Lyotard, Jean-François: The Postmodern Condition
  26. McLuhan, Marshall: Understanding Media
  27. McLuhan, Marshall: The Medium is the Massage
  28. McLuhan, Marshall: The Gutenberg Galaxy
  29. McLuhan, Marshall: Understanding Me
  30. Morton, Timothy: Dark Ecology
  31. Morton, Timothy: Hyperobjects
  32. Peterson, Jordan: Maps Of Meaning
  33. Plato: The Republic
  34. Rand, Ayn: Atlas Shrugged
  35. Rousseau, Jean-Jacques: Discourse on the Origin of Inequality
  36. Wittgenstein, Ludwig: Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus
  37. Žižek, Slavoj: The Sublime Object of Ideology
  38. Žižek, Slavoj: The Relevance of the Communist Manifesto
  39. Žižek, Slavoj: Looking Awry

Psychology

  1. Csikszentmihalyi, Mihaly: Creativity
  2. Freud, Sigmund: An Outline of Psychoanalysis
  3. Freud, Sigmund: The Interpretation of Dreams
  4. Hornbacher, Marya: Madness: A Bipolar Life
  5. Jung, Carl: Aion
  6. Jung, Carl: Archetypes of the Collective Unconscious
  7. Jung, Carl: Modern Man in Search of a Soul
  8. Jung, Carl: Psychology and Alchemy
  9. Jung, Carl: Psychology: East and West
  10. Jung, Carl: Psychology of Religion: East and West
  11. Jung, Carl: Symbols of Transformation
  12. Jung, Carl: The Symbolic Life
  13. Jung, Carl: Two Essays on Analytical Psychology
  14. Eysenck, Hans: Genius
  15. Kahneman, Daniel: Thinking, Fast and Slow
  16. Lacan, Jacques: Écrits
  17. Lacan, Jacques: The Seminar of Jacques Lacan

Spiritual

  1. Alighieri, Dante: Dante’s Inferno (illustrated by Salvador Dali)
  2. Campbell, Joseph: The Power of Myth
  3. Dick, Philip K.: The Exegesis of Philip K. Dick
  4. Franz, Marie-Louise von: Alchemy
  5. Hall, Manly: The Secret Teachings of All Ages
  6. Jung, Carl: The Red Book
  7. Jung, Carl: The Black Books
  8. McKenna, Terence: Food of the Gods
  9. Padmasambhāva: Bardo Thodol
  10. Pageau, Matthieu: The Language of Creation
  11. Qur’an
  12. Tanakh
  13. The Bible (illustrated by Salvador Dali)
  14. Tripiṭaka
  15. Tzu, Lao: Tao Te Ching
  16. Vedas