January 3, 2011

Hitch on the endgame


In a moving — and, as usual, damned interesting — interview, Christopher Hitchens tells Charlie Rose about facing death and what he’s doing with his limited time. It warmed our hearts to hear that a man who’s done us a favor or two was reading our Hans Fallada book Every Man Dies Alone, but it warmed our hearts more to learn that he’s still writing just as fast as he can.

Part one below; the rest after the jump.

Dennis Johnson is the founder of MobyLives, and the co-founder and co-publisher of Melville House.