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Web Extra: Colum McCann on Seamus Heaney

From Episode: Colum McCann, Conan O'Brien



Web Extra Details

Original tape date for episode: November 18, 2013.

Colum McCann talks about the passing of Seamus Heaney and the joy he brought to the world.

Colum McCann on Conan O'Brien

Colum McCann talks about Conan O'Brien as an Irish writer and humor as a literary art.

Conan O'Brien - Samuel Johnson

Conan O'Brien talks about the importance of his daily deadline to his productivity.

Conan O'Brien on Influence

Conan O'Brien discusses his work as a reaction to all the work that came before it.

Colum McCann on Family Life

Colum McCann addresses the idea that "the enemy of art is the baby carriage."

Conan O'Brien on In-breeding

Conan O'Brien talks about how thoroughly Irish his family is, with one crucial exception.