How Tom Wolfe Became … Tom Wolfe | Vanity Fair


13 bookmarks. First posted by rkpatel7 october 2015.


I was 11 or maybe 12 years old when I discovered my parents’ bookshelves. They’d been invisible right up to the moment someone or something told me that the books on them were stuffed with dirty words and shocking behavior—a rumor whose truth was eventually confirmed by Portnoy’s Complaint. via Pocket
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9 days ago by keithprime
RT : this is a paragraph i really liked from the 2015 michael lewis profile of tom wolfe
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9 days ago by kevinmarks
How did Wolfe get to the Radical Chic party? He saw the invite on David Halberstam's office and just called up and accepted.
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9 days ago by chrischantrill
Sad to see Tom Wolfe go. Read this profile on him a few years back. Remains one of my favourites.
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9 days ago by ricmac
Tom Wolfe, in his New York City study, in 2012. He started wearing white suits in 1962 because it was the custom in summer in his hometown of Richmond,…
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9 days ago by stevenbedrick
Tom Wolfe, in his New York City study, in 2012. He started wearing white suits in 1962 because it was the custom in summer in his hometown of Richmond,…
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9 days ago by StJohnBosco
Also on Tom Wolfe, worth a read:
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10 days ago by andriak
RT : RIP Tom Wolfe. From in 2015 —
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10 days ago by nick_waters
"How Tom Wolfe Became Tom Wolfe"
An article by Michael Lewis for
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october 2015 by rkpatel7