This Year’s Media

2015’s Movies and Books


  1. The Imitation Game
  2. Mr. Turner
  3. Early Summer [麦秋 Bakushū]
  4. The Housemaid [하녀 Hanyeo] (1960 version)
  5. Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
  6. The Oscar Nominated Short Films 2015: Live Action
  7. The Oscar Nominated Short Films 2015: Animated
  8. Bigger than Life
  9. Saint Laurent
  10. Inside Out
  11. Tangerine
  12. Grandma
  13. Big Business
  14. Black Widow
  15. The Grifters
  16. Room


  1. Quiz-O-Tron
  2. Welcome to Night Vale: The Investigators
  3. Bianca Del Rio’s Rolodex of Hate


  1. Lady Audley’s Secret by Mary Elizabeth Braddon
  2. Blindness by Jose Saramago
  3. How I Paid for College: A Novel of Sex, Friendship, Theft & Musical Theatre by Marc Acito
  4. Tiny Deaths by Robert Shearman

Fiction Magazines, Chapbooks, and Zines:

  1. Kinfolk Vol. 14
  2. Kinfolk Vol. 13

Graphic Novels:

  1. Wonderland by Tommy Kovac and Sonny Liew
  2. The Shadow Hero by Gene Luen Yang and Sonny Liew
  3. Andre the Giant: Life and Legend by Box Brown
  4. Sam Zabel and the Magic Pen by Dylan Horrocks
  5. Displacement: A Travelogue by Lucy Knisley
  6. In Real Life by Cory Doctorow and Jen Wang
  7. What Did You Eat Yesterday? Vol. 1 by Fumi Yoshinaga
  8. What Did You Eat Yesterday? Vol. 2 by Fumi Yoshinaga
  9. Through the Woods by Emily Carroll

Previous Years’ Tallies: