Gerard Mannix Flynn was on the Leonard Lopate Show recently to discuss "James X," a play that looks at the abusive treatment of children in Irish institutions through the eyes of man who was raised in one. He also told us that he's been listening to Amy Winehouse and reveals what his favorite comfort food is!
What have you read or seen lately (book, play, film, etc.) that moved or surprised you?
The White Ribbon, by Michael Haneke (film)
What are you listening to right now?
What’s the last great book you read?
1. Amnesty International Ireland , “In Plain Sight”
2. The Last Revolution: Left Wing Politics in Ireland
What’s one thing you’re a fan of that people might not expect?
Modern Dance performance (Les Ballets C de la B, Hofesh Shecter, Pina Bausch, etc.)
What’s your favorite comfort food?
Cereal and yogurt, ice cream! Lots of it!