I pride myself on being able to bring and integrate the different facets of who I am into what I do - the very idea of Classic Venture's name is a convergence of my love for cinema and product/brand. Similarly, for the reading list, I introduce some texts which may seem entirely unrelated to VC - literature from post-colonial and feminist thinkers, music from the early days of electronica, advertisements from the 1980s, and much more. It is my belief that the nature of our work is much more about daydreaming than it is investing, so why not push ourselves to our intellectual limits, sharpen our judgements, challenge our values, and become better people?
For your convenience, I've divided this section into 4 main components:
Note that some of these may be part of a larger anthology of texts, or might not be available online. You should check with your local library or university library to see if you can get physical or digital access for free.
on the creator economy