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Leonard's Questions: Salman Ahmad

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Salman Ahmad reveals the last great book he read after appearing on The Leonard Lopate Show.

 

What are you listening to right now?
             Night Song, Radiohead (in Rainbows), Beatles Revolver, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, and “Love Can You Take Me Back”- the single from Junooh’s (sp?) forthcoming album “Rock and Roll Jihad”
 
What’s the last great book you read?—
            The Alchemist (Paulo Coehlo)
 
What’s one thing you’re a fan of that people might not expect?
            Playing Cricket and Kite Flying
 
If you only had one day left, how would you spend it in New York City?
(assuming this was possible)
1-       Eating at an Afghani restaurant
2-       Going to see “Imagine” (John Lennon Play)
3-       Watching Bob Dylan perform
4-       Reading about the day of judgment in the Holy Quran

 

What are you listening to right now?

Night Song, Radiohead (in Rainbows), Beatles Revolver, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, and “Love Can You Take Me Back”- the single from Junoon’s forthcoming album “Rock and Roll Jihad”

What’s the last great book you read?

The Alchemist by Paulo Coehlo

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

Playing Cricket and Kite Flying

If you only had one day left, how would you spend it in New York City?

(assuming this was possible)

1. Eating at an Afghani restaurant

2. Going to see “Imagine” (John Lennon Play)

3. Watching Bob Dylan perform

4. Reading about the day of judgment in the Holy Quran

Guests:

Salman Ahmad

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