Guest Picks: Phillip Lopate

Find out what Phillip Lopate has been reading and watching recently.

What have you read or seen over the past year (book, play, film, etc…) that moved or surprised you?

“The Book of Mormon”

“The Tree of Life”

What are you listening to right now?

Shostakovich’s quartets

Bill Evans

What’s the last great book you read?

Alex Ross: “The Rest Is Noise”

What’s one thing you’re a fan of that people might not expect?

Nothing.  I am utterly predictable in my likes and dislikes.

What’s your favorite comfort food?

Lamb chops