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Guest Picks: Phillip Lopate

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Leonard's brother Phillip Lopate was on the show recently to talk about his two latest books -- one is a collection of personal essays and the other is advice on writing and teaching. He also revealed his love of "Friday Night Lights."

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

         Nell Freudenberger’s The Dissident – very amusing

 

What are you listening to right now?

         Lots of Charlie Parker and Bach

 

What’s the last great book you read?

         Max Beerbohm’s essays

 

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

         Friday Night Lights

 

What’s your favorite comfort food?

         Lamb chops

 

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