November 15 -- Thursday evening

The problem with interviewing people on train platforms is that you ask a difficult question as the train is approaching--what's your favorite book? If you were to write a book?--it's a high pressure situation. Sometimes final answers are lost as the doors close and the train speeds away.

Her favorite book? Not enough time.

Something she recommends--this book! The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2007, edited by David Eggers with an introduction by Sufjan Stevens.