Guest Picks: Elizabeth Smart

Tuesday, October 08, 2013

Elizabeth Smart was on the Leonard Lopate Show to talk about how she survived being kidnapped at the age of 14 and held for 9 months by her captors. A harpist, she also told us what she's been listening to recently.

What have you read or seen over the past year that moved or surprised you?

         Book: Lone Survivor by Marcus Luttrell
         Movie: Brave 

What are you listening to right now?

         Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto played by Jascha Heifetz
         Audio book: Reilly’s Luck by Lous L’Amour

What’s the last great book you read?

         Lone Survivor by Marcus Luttrell
         Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë

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

         Old western stories (anything by Louis L’Amour)

What’s your favorite comfort food?

          My Mom’s Sunday Dinner


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Comments [2]

The transcript is nice but I was hoping to hear her in her own voice.

Oct. 11 2013 01:52 AM
where is the audio from nyc

where is the audio for this interview?

Oct. 09 2013 04:29 PM

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