Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading. Currently can only be used by a single user (myself), but I plan to extend it to support multiple users eventually.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

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4 to 5 star sections/books, tagged notes, etc. For writing inspiration.

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Stuart Hall on hegemony

It was hegemony, Stuart Hall argued in 1983, that was key to understanding the disappointment of his own generation — why Thatcher and the new right had triumphed in remaking common sense after a decade of labor union revolt. Hegemony shaped how people acted when they weren’t thinking about it, w...

—p.19 n+1 Issue 34: Head Case Spadework (18) by Alyssa Battistoni

aleatory (en)

(adjective) depending on an uncertain event or contingency as to both profit and loss / (adjective) relating to luck and especially to bad luck

the aleatory flutter of uncontrolled metastatic growth

—p.82 Infinite Jest by David Foster Wallace
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advice/living (15)

Ursula K. Le Guin, Jonathan Franzen, Alyssa Battistoni, n+1, Richard M. Rorty, Gabriel Winant, Brandy Jensen, Richard Seymour, Mark Costello, Sally Rooney

why/write (17)

Jonathan Franzen, Richard Seymour, Alexander Chee, Anne Lamott, Mary Karr, n+1, n+1

Articles (32)

Super Position
by David Graeber - The New Inquiry

An interview with Thomas Piketty
LSE International Inequalities Institute Working Paper 1 - Medium

The Dangerous Myth of 'Taxpayer Money'
Raúl Carrillo & Jesse Myerson - Splinter

Citizen Thiel
by Guy Patrick Cunningham - Los Angeles Review of Books

Hurt People
by Bobby London - The New Inquiry

I miss you
by Shady Sands - Team Liquid

How to Say You Maybe Don’t Want to Be Married Anymore
Sarah Bregel takes a close look at her marriage after two kids, and wonders, how hard is too hard? - Longreads

Book chapters (243)

Project Runway
How to build a better failure. - Failure (Logic #5)

With Strings Attached
by Melisa Handl and Susan Spronk - Uneven and Combined

Been Down So Long It Looks Like Debt to Me
An American family’s struggle for student loan redemption - The Baffler No. 40 - Forced Exposure

The Century of Spin
In the formative days of public relations, elites imagined a “guided democracy” - The Baffler #44 - Truth Decay

The Museum of Failed Startups
The purest way to study startup as a culture is through failure. - Failure (Logic #5)

Books (69)