He is the author of nine books including Wake Up, Sir and The Extra Man, and the creator of the HBO series Bored to Death. We spoke on stage at the Brooklyn Historical Society, joined by the delightful musician Walter Hawkes. Crowded? Not at all. Cozy.
- PERSON: his great aunt, Doris Klein
- PLACE: the Russian-Turkish bathhouse on East 10th Street
- THING: a set of 24 novels by Donald Westlake