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Tortured sentences announce Mailer writing retreat

Norman Mailer’s house in Provincetown, Mass will be turned into a retreat for “more established” writers — sorry, newbies (via). The announcement was made at a party in the house….

And the Mailer-less book world turns

Christopher Sorrentino reviews Steve Erickson’s Zeroville for the LA Times. Will Zeroville make the best-of-07 lists? Not PW’s, which published its long, pretty good list on Nov. 5. Premature, or…

I’m just gonna have to drink this mugful of bourbon myself

Since Norman Mailer done gone and died on me. He was a misogynist. He was a short, egomaniacal fuck. He was a pain in the ass, full of himself, guilty…