Great books

Top 100 Books or so- 2021

General

  1. Ali, Ayaan Hirsi: Infidel
  2. Baldwin, James: The Fire Next Time
  3. Dostoevesky, Fyodor: Crime and Punishment
  4. Dostoevesky, Fyodor: Notes from Underground
  5. Dostoevesky, Fyodor: The Brothers Karamazov
  6. Dostoevsky, Fyodor: The Idiot
  7. Dr. Seuss: The Sneetches and Other Stories
  8. Huxley, Aldous: Brave New World
  9. Kor, Eva Mozes: Surviving the Angel of Death
  10. Nietzsche, Friedrich: Beyond Good and Evil
  11. Nietzsche, Friedrich: On the Genealogy of Morals
  12. Nietzsche, Friedrich: The Antichrist
  13. Nietzsche, Friedrich: The Gay Science
  14. Nietzsche, Friedrich: The Will to Power
  15. Orwell, George: 1984
  16. Orwell, George: Animal Farm
  17. Price, Derek De Solla: Science Since Babylon
  18. Thompson, Hunter S: Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
  19. Thompson, Hunter S: Fear and Loathing on the Campaign Trail ’72
  20. X, Malcolm: The Autobiography of Malcolm X

Art

  1. Abloh, Virgil : Figures of Speech
  2. Alighieri, Dante: Dante’s Inferno (illustrated by Salvador Dali)
  3. Baraka, Amiri , Jones, LeRoi: Blues People: Negro Music in White America
  4. Carroll, Lewis: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (illustrated by Salvador Dali)
  5. Cervantes, Miguel de: Don Quixote de la Mancha (illustrated by Salvador Dali)
  6. Dick, Philip K.: Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?
  7. Dick, Philip K.: Ubik
  8. Dali, Salvador: 50 Secrets of Magic Craftsmanship
  9. Dali, Salvador: The Secret Life of Salvador Dali
  10. Dali, Salvador: The Unspeakable Confessions Of Salvador Dali
  11. Dali, Salvador: Diary of a Genius
  12. Dali, Salvador: Hidden Faces
  13. Dali, Salvador: Les Diners de Gala
  14. Dali, Salvador: Dali on Modern Art: The Cuckolds of Antiquated Modern Art
  15. Eggers, Dave: A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius
  16. Fitzgerald, F. Scott: The Great Gatsby
  17. Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von: Faust (illustrated by Salvador Dali)
  18. Gogh, Vincent Van: The Letters of Vincent van Gogh
  19. Daniel, Handler: A Series of Unfortunate Events
  20. King, Stephen: On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft
  21. Lewis, C. S.: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
  22. Shakespeare, William: Hamlet (illustrated by Salvador Dali)
  23. Shakespeare, William: Romeo and Juliet (illustrated by Salvador Dali)
  24. Wallace, David Foster: Infinite Jest
  25. Wallace, David Foster: Consider the Lobster and Other Essays
  26. Wallace, David Foster: A Supposedly Fun Thing I’ll Never Do Again: Essays and Arguments
  27. Wallace, David Foster: Brief Interviews with Hideous Men
  28. Wallace, David Foster: Signifying Rappers: Rap and Race in the Urban Present
  29. 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: A Political Ecology of Things
  5. Chomsky, Noam: Manufacturing Consent
  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: Capitalism and Schizophrenia
  11. Deleuze, Gilles & Guattari, Félix: A Thousand Plateaus: Capitalism and Schizophrenia
  12. Foucault, Michael : Power
  13. Garcia, Tristan: Form and Object: A Treatise on Things (Speculative Realism)
  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. Harman, Graham: Art and Objects
  18. Harman, Graham: Dante’s Broken Hammer
  19. Harman, Graham: Object-Oriented Ontology
  20. Harman, Graham: Speculative Realism
  21. Hume, David: Treatise of Human Nature
  22. Kant, Immanuel: An Answer to the Question: What Is Enlightenment?
  23. Lyotard, Jean-François: The Postmodern Condition
  24. McLuhan, Marshall: Understanding Media: The Extensions of Man
  25. McLuhan, Marshall: The Medium is the Massage
  26. McLuhan, Marshall: The Gutenberg Galaxy: The Making of Typographic Man
  27. McLuhan, Marshall: Understanding Me: Lectures and Interviews
  28. Morton, Timothy: Dark Ecology
  29. Morton, Timothy: Hyperobjects
  30. Peterson, Jordan: Maps Of Meaning
  31. Plato: The Republic
  32. Rand, Ayn: Atlas Shrugged
  33. Rousseau, Jean-Jacques: Discourse on the Origin of Inequality
  34. Wittgenstein, Ludwig: Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus
  35. Žižek, Slavoj: The Sublime Object of Ideology
  36. Žižek, Slavoj: The Relevance of the Communist Manifesto
  37. Žižek, Slavoj: Looking Awry: An Introduction to Jacques Lacan through Popular Culture

Psychology

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

Spiritual

  1. The Bible (illustrated by Salvador Dali)
  2. Campbell, Joseph: The Power of Myth
  3. Franz, Marie-Louise von: Alchemy: An Introduction to the Symbolism and the Psychology
  4. Jung, Carl: The Red Book
  5. Jung, Carl: The Black Books
  6. McKenna, Terence: Food of the Gods: The Search for the Original Tree of Knowledge
  7. Pageau, Matthieu: The Language of Creation: Cosmic Symbolism in Genesis
  8. Qur’an
  9. Tanakh
  10. Tripiṭaka
  11. Tzu, Lao: Tao Te Ching
  12. Vedas