His interview with Robert Begiebing, one of his three or four most important interviews, is published in Harvard Magazine. In it he discusses at length his years at Harvard, and also explains the origins of Ancient Evenings. Preceded by advance excerpts in Playboy, Vogue and Paris Review, Ancient Evenings, set in Egypt 3,000 years ago […]
“Dwight Macdonald: 1906-1982.” Proceedings of the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, 2nd ser. (no. 34), 89-91. Portrait. Read at an Institute dinner meeting, 3 November. Rpt: As Preface to a new, posthumous, edition of Macdonald’s collection, Discriminations: Essays and Afterthoughts. New York: Grossman, 1985; Project Mailer. See 60.8.