On 24 January, The Big Empty is published. It is warmly, but not widely reviewed. In the spring, he submits the manuscript of The Castle in the Forest to his new editor at Random House, David Ebershoff, who replaces Jason Epstein after his retirement. On 4 May, Judith McNally, Mailer’s secretary for nearly three decades, […]
“Relative Values: Norman Mailer and His Son John.” Interview by Sue Fox. Sunday Times Magazine (London), 19 November, 7, 9, 11. Father and son discuss growing up as a Mailer.