About Bernard Wasserstein
Q. Previous occupations
A. Grade 7 Clerical Officer, Ministry of Labour (England); pickle manufacturer
Q. High school and/or college
A. Wyggeston Grammar School, Leicester; Balliol College, Oxford
Q. Favorite movie
A. Dr Strangelove
Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. Playing the ukelele
Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?
A. L. S. Caton
On Books and Writing
Q. Who are your favorite authors?
Q. What are your 5 favorite books of all time?
A. Lucky Jim (Kingsley Amis)First Love (Turgenev)The Pillow Book of Sei ShonagonZuleika Dobson (Max Beerbohm)The Secret Lives of Trebitsch Lincoln (Bernard Wasserstein)
Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?
A. One thousand words a day (min.)!