“A Man of Letters” is published in the January issue of Playboy. It consists of 28 letters, 1952-2008, from Mailer to 23 different individuals, including Gore Vidal, James Baldwin, Truman Capote, Lillian Ross and Gordon Lish. Twenty-four of the letters are reprinted in Selected Letters of Norman Mailer. Fifteen letters from Mailer to various correspondents […]
“Norman Mailer: Letters to Jack Abbott.” Edited by J. Michael Lennon. New York Review of Books, 12 March, 26-26. Five letters, 1959-1988, two to Abbott, one each to Alfred Kazin, Arnold Kemp, and Helen Morris. All five are reprinted in SLNM. See 89.14.