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“My Moment with Mailer.” Article-interview with Chris Wright. Boston Phoenix, 3 September, 28-30, 32. Contains an account of Mailer’s appearance at a symposium in Provincetown, and an earlier conversation with Wright. His introduction is padded, but Mailer provides some good insights on then and now in American life, aging and the clarity that comes with it, with asides on the corporation, plastic and politics.