56.17

Quickly: A Column for Slow Readers. Village Voice 2 May, 5. Comment on Samuel Beckett’s “Waiting for Godot.” Includes Sergius O’Shaughnessy’s poem, “The Drunk’s Bebop and Chowder,” from The Deer Park (55.4). Rpt: 59.13. See 56.26.

56.16

Quickly: A Column for Slow Readers. Village Voice 25 April, 5. Letter from Barnard Zemble on the definition of “Hip,” and Mailer’s reply, which foreshadows “The White Negro” (57.1).

56.15

Quickly: A Column for Slow Readers. Village Voice 18 April, 5. Discussion on the death of six U.S. Marines at Parris Island. Rpt: As “The Tragedy at Parris Island,” Dissent 3 (fall), 435-37.

56.14

Quickly: A Column for Slow Readers. Village Voice 11 April, 5. Letter from Joe Jensen, Mailer’s reply; letter from J.V.W. on his debate with Dr. Y, and a reply.

56.13

Quickly: A Column for Slow Readers. Village Voice 4 April, 5. Letters to the columnist and his responses. Karl L. Ekstand complains about Mailer’s egotism, to which Mailer replies: “Let others profit by my unseemly self-absorption, and so look to improve their own characters.” Rpt: 59.13 (partial).

56.12

Quickly: A Column for Slow Readers. Village Voice  28 March, 5, 11. Nomination of Ernest Hemingway for President, accompanied by photograph of Hemingway. Rpt: 59.13 (partial), 13.1.

56.11

Quickly: A Column for Slow Readers. Village Voice 21 March, 5, 11. More on psychoanalysis, and the qualifications of Mailer’s unnamed nominee for Democratic nominee for President. Rpt: 59.13 (partial), 13.1.

56.10

Quickly: A Column for Slow Readers. Village Voice 14 March, 5, 9. Debate with Dr. Y, a Greenwich Village psychoanalyst. Rpt: 59.13 (partial).

56.9

Quickly: A Column for Slow Readers. Village Voice 7 March, 5. Eulogy for Robert Lindner, friend and psychoanalyst, with quotes from his book, The Fifty-Minute Hour (New York: Rinehart, 1955). Rpt: 59.13.

56.8

Quickly: A Column for Slow Readers. Village Voice 29 February, 5, 9. Invitation to debate him on psychoanalysis. Rpt: 59.13 (partial).