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The Resource Mind of an outlaw : selected essays, Norman Mailer ; edited and with a preface by Phillip Sipiora ; introduction by Jonathan Lethem

Mind of an outlaw : selected essays, Norman Mailer ; edited and with a preface by Phillip Sipiora ; introduction by Jonathan Lethem

Label
Mind of an outlaw : selected essays
Title
Mind of an outlaw
Title remainder
selected essays
Statement of responsibility
Norman Mailer ; edited and with a preface by Phillip Sipiora ; introduction by Jonathan Lethem
Title variation
Norman Mailer
Title variation remainder
mind of an outlaw
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The first posthumous publication from this literary icon, "Mind of an Outlaw" collects Mailer's most important and representative work
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Mailer, Norman
Index
index present
Literary form
essays
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sipiora, Phillip
  • Lethem, Jonathan
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American essays
Label
Mind of an outlaw : selected essays, Norman Mailer ; edited and with a preface by Phillip Sipiora ; introduction by Jonathan Lethem
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 1940s. A credo for the living -- 1950s. Freud -- The homosexual villain -- What I think of artistic freedom -- Raison d'être -- On lies, power, and obscenity -- Nomination of Ernest Hemingway for president, part I -- Nomination of Ernest Hemingway for president, part II -- The white Negro -- From surplus value to the mass media -- Quick evaluations on the talent in the room -- The mind of an outlaw -- 1960s. Superman comes to the supermarket -- An evening with Jackie Kennedy -- Suicides of Hemingway and Monroe -- Punching Papa -- Some children of the goddess -- Introducing our argument -- Our argument as last presented -- The crazy one -- Black Power -- Looking for the meat and potatoes -- thoughts on Black Power
  • 1970s. Millett and D.H. Lawrence -- Tango, last tango -- Genius -- Christ, Satan, and the Presidential candidate: a visit to Jimmy Carter in Plains -- Our man at Harvard -- 1980s. Before the literary bar -- Until dead: thoughts on capital punishment -- Discovering Jack H. Abbott -- Marilyn Monroe's sexiest tapes and discs -- All the pirates and people -- Huckleberry Finn, alive at one hundred -- The hazards and sources of writing -- 1990s. Review of American psycho -- How the wimp won the war -- By heaven inspired -- The best move lies close to the worst -- Clinton and Dole: the War of the Oxymorons -- At the point of my pen -- 2000s. Social life, literary desires, literary corruption -- Review of The corrections -- Gaining an empire, losing democracy? -- The white man unburdened -- Immodest proposals -- The election and America's future -- Comment on the passing of George Plimpton -- On Sartre's God problem -- Myth versus hypothesis
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 624 p.
Isbn
9780812993479
Isbn Type
(hbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2013015716
System control number
  • (OCoLC)778424779
  • (OCoLC)ocn778424779
  • 614216
Label
Mind of an outlaw : selected essays, Norman Mailer ; edited and with a preface by Phillip Sipiora ; introduction by Jonathan Lethem
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 1940s. A credo for the living -- 1950s. Freud -- The homosexual villain -- What I think of artistic freedom -- Raison d'être -- On lies, power, and obscenity -- Nomination of Ernest Hemingway for president, part I -- Nomination of Ernest Hemingway for president, part II -- The white Negro -- From surplus value to the mass media -- Quick evaluations on the talent in the room -- The mind of an outlaw -- 1960s. Superman comes to the supermarket -- An evening with Jackie Kennedy -- Suicides of Hemingway and Monroe -- Punching Papa -- Some children of the goddess -- Introducing our argument -- Our argument as last presented -- The crazy one -- Black Power -- Looking for the meat and potatoes -- thoughts on Black Power
  • 1970s. Millett and D.H. Lawrence -- Tango, last tango -- Genius -- Christ, Satan, and the Presidential candidate: a visit to Jimmy Carter in Plains -- Our man at Harvard -- 1980s. Before the literary bar -- Until dead: thoughts on capital punishment -- Discovering Jack H. Abbott -- Marilyn Monroe's sexiest tapes and discs -- All the pirates and people -- Huckleberry Finn, alive at one hundred -- The hazards and sources of writing -- 1990s. Review of American psycho -- How the wimp won the war -- By heaven inspired -- The best move lies close to the worst -- Clinton and Dole: the War of the Oxymorons -- At the point of my pen -- 2000s. Social life, literary desires, literary corruption -- Review of The corrections -- Gaining an empire, losing democracy? -- The white man unburdened -- Immodest proposals -- The election and America's future -- Comment on the passing of George Plimpton -- On Sartre's God problem -- Myth versus hypothesis
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 624 p.
Isbn
9780812993479
Isbn Type
(hbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2013015716
System control number
  • (OCoLC)778424779
  • (OCoLC)ocn778424779
  • 614216

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