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“Mailer Earns Praise for PEN Efforts.” Article-interview by Edwin McDowell. New York Times, 23 December, Sec. C, p. 12. Comment on Mailer’s role as organizer and fundraiser for the 12-18 January 1986 PEN Congress. Mailer also reveals that he is “working on a long novel [91.26] whose subject I would prefer to keep a secret.” See 85.1, 85.2, 85.6, 85.9, winter and spring 1986 entries.