Profile for Rory Carr
Silver haired, silver tongued boulevardier who, despite an outspoken passion for the Gunners, has survived long years living in Tottenham only by dint of his great personal charm. Heroes from history: Robert Emmet; Tom Paine;Crazy Horse;Pancho Villa; Joe Hill; Mother Jones; Stalin;Vo Nguyen Giap Literary favourites:Cervantes; Voltaire; JM Synge; Arthur Miller; Frank Norris;Ambrose Bierce; F Scott Fitzgerald; Philip Roth; Cormac McCarthy: Frank O'Connor; Donald Westlake;Nikos Kazantzakis; James Lee Burke; George Pelicanos; John Sandford etc. etc. Cinema: John Ford; John Ford and John Ford Music: Kristofferson; George Jones; Willie;Sinatra; Ella;Hot Jazz Club; Ry Cooder; Robeson.