Guest Picks: Kim Severson

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Friends, colleagues, and kitchen rivals Kim Severson and Julia Moskin in the WNYC studios (Melissa Eagan)

New York Times features writer Kim Severson was on the Lopate Show recently to talk about her year-long cook-off with her friend and colleague Julia Moskin. She also told us what her comfort food is!

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

        The Sessions, which critics hated but Helen Hunt is naked and brave.


What are you listening to right now?

        Old Neil Young because I need his memoir.     


What’s the last great book you read?

        Poet Kevin Youngs The Hungry Ear – an emotional lens on the South and food.


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

        The NFL


What’s your favorite comfort food?

        1. Hot fried chicken
        2. Pork rinds
        3. Cake


Kim Severson


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