Guest Picks: László Krasznahorkai

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Celebrated Hungarian writer László Krasznahorkai was on the Lopate Show recently to discuss a new translation of his novel, Satantango. He also told us what he's been reading, listening to and looking at.

What have you read or seen recently (book, play, film etc…) that moved or surprised you?

           A wonderful painting by Fra Angelico--of three angels, in the Louvre.


What are you listening to right now?

           The Walkmen’s new LP


What’s the last great book you read?

           W.G. Sebald’s books--all of them


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

           The art of Noh


What’s your favorite comfort food?

           I don’t eat at all.


László Krasznahorkai


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