Leonard's Questions: Henning Mankell

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Henning Mankell has a preference for classical music. Find out more of his favorites.

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

Life of the Others. A film about the way the East Germans were controlling their citizens. Horrifying!

What are you listening to right now?

Preference for classical music; but even Charlie Parker and Bob Dylan!

What’s the last great book you read?

A re-reading of Josef Conrad’s Heart Of Darkness, still one of the best novels ever written!

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

Ice Hockey!

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

Visit MoMA, and spend some time meditating in Bryant Park, which is “my park” in NY!  


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