What song do you think best
describes, defines, or represents New York City?
City of Immigrants
What novel, poem, short story, piece
of artwork, etc. do you think best describes, defines, or
represents New York City?
E.B. White Essay on pigeons in
Question 3 What is your favorite
spot in New York City to go to people watch?
Where would you take a family member
who has never been to New York City before?
Governors Island, also, Conservatory
Garden in Central Park
What is your favorite Cheap Eats in
NYC (Under $8 a meal)?
Is there such a place?
What is your favorite aspect of the
fall semester in NYC?
Fresh start, new beginnings
What is your favorite NYC-based
All in the Family
Would you rather have Batman or
Superman protecting the city?
Superman can fly, so maybe him.
Question 9 What was the best concert
or play you ever saw in NYC?
Most fun was Paul Simon Rhythm of
the Saints, MSG
Sviatoslav Richter, Maurizio
Pollini, Shura Cherkassky, Emil Gilels, Alfred Brendel -
these pianists have given recitals in Carnegie Hall and what was
then called Philharmonic Hall. These were monumental events that I
was lucky enough to experience.
Question 10 Define the “typical New
Keeps eyes averted, takes everything
in stride, gets along with everyone in difficult situations