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Norman Mailer bibliography: 2011.

Addenda Through 2010


Mailer, Norman. Miami and the Siege of Chicago. 1968. New York: New York Review of Books, 2008. Print. New York Review Books Classics.

--. Abbie Hoffman, and Timothy Leary. Chicago Seven: Testimony From the 1968 Democratic Convention Conspiracy Trial. St. Petersburg: Red and Black Publishers, 2009. Kindle.

--, Alex Haley, Joyce Carol Oates and Peter Richmond. Muhammad Ali: Ringside. Old Saybrook, CT: Konecky & Konecky, 2009. Print.


Essays, Articles, Book Chapters, Dissertations, and Creative Works

Brier, Evan. "1959 and Beyond: Mergers, Acquisitions, and Norman Mailer" A Novel Marketplace: Mass Culture, the Book Trade, and Postwar American Fiction. Philadelphia: U of Pennsylvania P, 2010.127-155. Print.

Glenday, Michael K. "Norman Mailer." A Companion to Twentieth-Century United States Fiction. Ed. David Seed. Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell, 2010. 377-85. Print.

Herbert, Shannon. "Playing the Historical Record: DeLillo's Libra and the Kennedy Archive." Twentieth Century Literature 56.3 (2010): 287-317. Print. This text examines DeLillo's Libra and its focus on the process and ritual of preserving the historical record, particularly as seen through the events of the Kennedy presidency and assassination, and in comparison to Norman Mailer's own transmission and interpretation of that historical record.

Kaplan, Fred. "The Philosopher of Hip." 1959: The Year Everything Changed. Hoboken: Wiley & Sons, 2010.15-25. Print.

Kuhn, David Paul. "Millett Versus Mailer: Vietnam, Feminism, and White Manhood as Vice." The Neglected Voter: White Men and the Democratic Dilemma. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.109-115. Print.

Matterson, Scott. "'Don't You Think It's About Time?': Back to the Future in Black and White" The Worlds of Back to the Future: Critical Essays on the Films. Ed. Sorcha Ni Fhlainn. Jefferson: McFarland, 2010. 62-72. Print. This text examines the significance of the year 1955 as the destination of Marty's first time travel trip. The year of Allen Ginsberg's "Howl" and Norman Mailer's co-founding of The Village Voice embodies a time of literary and historical change that forms the background of the film.

Olster, Stacey. "The Transition to Post-Modernism: Norman Mailer and a New Frontier in Fiction." Reminiscence and Re-Creation in Contemporary American Fiction. 1989. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2009. 36-71. Print.

Wilson, Andrew. "American Minimalism: The Western Vernacular in Norman Mailer's The Executioners Song." European Journal of American Studies 4.1 (2009): n. pag. Web.



Mailer, Norman. "'The Armies of the Dead,' from The Armies ofthe Night." Literary Capital: A Washington Reader. Ed. Christopher Sten. Athens: U of Georgia P, 2011. 391-95. Print.

--. The Fight. 1975. New York: Penguin Classics, 2011. Print.

--. "The Fight." At the Fights: American Writers on Boxing. Ed. George Kimball and John Schulian. New York: Library of America, 2011. Print. This chapter is an excerpt from Norman Mailer's The Fight.

--. "From Norman to Norris." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 9. Print. This text is a brief note from Norman Mailer to his wife, Norris Church Mailer, regarding her first novel Winchill Summer.

--. "Norman Mailer." Interview by Ramona Koval. Speaking Volumes: Conversations with Remarkable Writers. Victoria: Scribe Pub., 2011. 69-87. Print.

--. Norman Mailer/Bert Stern: Marilyn Monroe. Ed. J. Michael Lennon. New York: Taschen Books, 2011. Print. This text is an abridgement of Norman Mailer's 1973 biography Marilyn with photographs by Bert Stern.

--. "Please Do Not Understand Me Too Quickly--the Last Interview." Interview by Michael Lee. Winter Tales: Men Write about Aging. Ed. Duff Brenna and Thomas E. Kennedy. Copenhagen: Serving House Books. 15-37. Print.

--. "The White Negro." White Riot: Punk Rock and the Politics ofRace. Ed. Stephen Duncombe and Maxwell Tremblay. London: Verso, 2011. 19-22. Print. This book contains an excerpt from Mailer's "The White Negro."


Essays, Articles, Book Chapters, Dissertations, and Creative Works

Ampikaipakan, Umapagan. "Sea of Emotions that Drowns Out Voice of Reason." New Straits Times 5 July 2011: 17. Print. The author examines the political unrest in Kuala Lumpur and the growing calls for election reform in light of Norman Mailer's Armies ofthe Night.

Austin, April. "Provincetown Art Colony: Where Light, Water, and Art Meet." Christian Science Monitor. Christian Science Monitor, 20 July 2011. Web

Bachner, Sally. "Americanizing Vietnam in Mailer's The Armies of the Night" The Prestige of Violence: American Fiction, 1962-2007. Athens: George UP, 2011. 72-87. Print.

Barber, John. "Should Writers Wield Gavels, or is the Pen Still Mightier?" Globe and Mail 6 Aug. 2011: F5. Print.

Berger, Joseph. "Norman Mailer's Many-Sided Life, Seen Through His Home" New York Times 3 May 2011:15. Print.

"Bestselling Authors Aren't Always What They Seem; Facts, Anecdotes and Revelation about 10 Writers." Toronto Star 24 Dec. 2011: E1. Print.

Borkowski, Stephen. "A Tear Shed into a Cup of Sorrows." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 367-69. Print.

Bowman, James. "Sex, Lies and Amanda Knox." New Criterion 30.3 (2011): 60-64. Print. In this article, Bowman examines the media's obsession with the "real" Amanda Knox in light of Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho and Norman Mailer's "The White Negro" and their focus on the true nature of the psychopath.

Brown, Karen. "The Living Room Show." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 458-69. Print.

C., J. "Critical Masses." Times Literary Supplement 4 March 2011: 3+. Print. This text focuses on various stories from the literary world, including one centered on the Mailer-Hemingway correspondence concerning Deer Park.

Cetrano, Sal. "Trust" The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 470-74. Print.

Chandarlapaty, Raj. "Through the Lens of the Beatniks: Norman Mailer and Modern American Man's Quest for Self-Realization." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 231-47. Print.

Cheever, Susan. "Please Stop Writing!" Newsweek 28 March 2011:74-5. Print. Cheever's article argues that several novelists, including Norman Mailer, had strong early novels, but their literary work gradually grew weaker in quality later in their careers.

Cohen, Patricia. "Commentary Archive to University of Texas." New York Times 20 Sept. 2011: 3. Print.

Cohen, Sandy. Norman Mailer's Novels. Kindle Ed. Seattle: Amazon Digital Services, 2011. Print. Costerus: New Series, No. 20.

Cohen, Sara Jo. "Making Masculinity and Unmaking Jewishness: Norman Mailer's Voice in Wild 90 and Beyond the Law." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 183-98. Print.

Collignon, Fabienne. "The Arc of the 0(0000)." Configurations: A Journal of Literature, Science and Technology 19.1 (2011): 49-71. Print. This text focuses on Thomas Pynchon's Gravity's Rainbow, in relation to works by J. G. Ballard, Norman Mailer, Tom Wolfe, and Stanley Kubrick, in order to explore the relationship between military technology and human identity.

Dahlby, Tracy. "'The White Negro' Revisited: The Demise of the Indispensible Hipster." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 218-30. Print.

English, Tom. "My Top 50 Classic Sport Books, from 1930s to 2011." Scotsman 15 Dec. 2011: 62. Print. English's list includes The Fight by Norman Mailer.

Fuchs, Daniel. "'Interchapter: Mailer on Miller." The Limits of Ferocity: Sexual Aggression and Modern Literary Rebellion. Durham: Duke UP, 2011. 332-345. Print.

--. "'Norman Mailer." The Limits of Ferocity: Sexual Aggression and Modern Literary Rebellion. Durham: Duke UP, 2011. 293-331. Print.

Gladstein, Mimi Reisel. "Piling On: Norman Mailer's Utilization of Marilyn Monroe: 'What is it about Marilyn Monroe that obsesses you so?'" The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 264-79. Print.

Gordon, Brandon. "Physical Sympathy: Hip and Sentimentalism in James Baldwin's Another Country." Modern Fiction Studies 57.1 (2011): 75-95. Print. This text examines the nature of James Baldwin's "sympathetic identification" in his novel Another Country, particularly in conjunction with Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin and Norman Mailer's 'The White Negro"

Hampson, Sarah. "Happiness in Couples is Contagious. So is Misery." Globe and Mail 19 Sept. 2011: L1. Print. Hampson's article explores the nature of unhappy marriages, focusing in particular on The Last Party: Scenes from My Life with Norman Mailer by Adele Mailer as a revealing narrative of a failing marriage.

Harbinson, W. A. "Norman." Iconic Voices. 93-146. UK: Custom Books Publishing, 2011. Print.

Hicks, Alexander. "From Here to Eternity and The Naked and the Dead: Premiere to Eternity?" The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 318-36. Print.

Hollingshead, Iain. "I Can't Believe I Saw a Famous Feud Reach its Final Chapter." Daily Telegraph 31 May 2011:16. Print. This text focuses on literary feuds through the years, including that between Norman Mailer and Gore Vidal.

Hollowell, John. "Mailer's Vision: 'History as a Novel, the Novel as History.'" Fact and Fiction: The New Journalism and the Nonfiction Novel. 1977. Chapel Hill: UNC Press, 2011. 87-125. Print.

Hughes, Evan. "Underground Rumbles: Norman Mailer." Literary Brooklyn: The Writers of Brooklyn and the Story of American City Life. New York: Holt, 2011. 197-220. Print.

Irom, Bimbisar. "Genre and Political Transition: The Problematic of the Collective Novel in Norman Mailer's The Armies of the Night: History as a Novel, the Novel as History." Genre 44.1 (2011): 29-53. Print.

Jeffrey, SB. "Norman Mailer." The History of American Literature From Gertrude Stein to Cormac McCarthy. Webster's Digital Services, 2011. 244-53. Print.

Jones, Alice. "The Diary: The Apprentice; Werner Herzog; Norman Mailer; Karla Black; Cambridge Union" Independent. Independent, 6 May 2011. Web.

Kakutani, Michiko. "Light Out, Huck, They Still Want to Sivilize You." New York Times 7 Jan. 2011: C1. Print.

--. "When Sanitizing Literature Sullies the Text." International Herald Tribune 11 Jan. 2011: L9. Print.

Kaufmann, Donald L. "Cluster Seeds and the Mailer Legacy." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 280-95. Print.

Leeds, Barry. The Enduring Vision of Norman Mailer. Kindle Ed. Seattle: Amazon Digital Services, 2011. Kindle.

Llinares, Dario. "Astronaut Mythologies: Mailer, Wolfe and the Contradictory Poetics of'New' Journalism" The Astronaut: Cultural Mythology and Idealised Masculinity. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars, 2011. 103-49. Print.

Lucas, Gerald R. "Norman Mailer and the Novel 2.0." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 248-63. Print.

MacGowan, Christopher. "Norman Mailer." The Twentieth-Century American Fiction Handbook. Malden: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011. 133-38. Print.

Mailer, Michael. "Overexposed: My First Taste of Filmmaking." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 167-69. Print.

Mailer, Norris Church. "A Ticket to the Circus" The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 141-66. Print. This text is a brief excerpt from Norris Church Mailer's memoir A Ticket to the Circus.

--. "An Unspoken Toast." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 18-23. Print.

Mantzaris, Alexandros. "Contradictory Syntheses: Norman Mailer's Left Conservatism and the Problematic of 'Totalitarianism.'" The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 337-46. Print.

Maushart, Susan. "Profanity Fair" Australian Magazine 23 Apr. 2011:10. Print.

McCrum, Robert. "The Fight Hasn't Gone out of Literature Just Yet." Observer 20 Nov. 2011: 46. Print. This text focuses on literary feuds through the years, including that between Norman Mailer and Gore Vidal.

Mercer, Erin. "Automatons and the Atomic Abyss: Norman Mailer's The Naked and the Dead" Repression and Realism in Post-War American Literature. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.37-60. Print.

Mitchell, Taylor Joy. "Norman Mailer: Playboy Magazine Heavyweight." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 199-217. Print.

Moreland, Kim. "Hemingway and Women at the Front: Blowing Bridges in The Fifth Column, For Whom the Bell Tolls, and Other Works." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 370-406. Print.

"Norman Mailer." Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia Columbia UP, 1 Nov. 2011. Web.

"On Their Permanent Records." Wall Street Journal 3 Sept. 2011: C12. Print. This column features report cards from famous literary figures, including Ernest Hemingway and Norman Mailer.

Peczenik, Fannie. "The Devil's Party: Reading and Wreaking Vengeance in The Castle in the Forest'" The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 304-17. Print.

Piazza, Tom. "Citizen Mailer." Devil Sent the Rain: Music and Writing in Desperate America. New York: Harper Perennial, 2011. 213-21. Print.

--. "Norman Mailer's The Armies of the Night," Second Read: Writers Look Back at Classic Works of Reportage. Ed. James Marcus. New York: Columbia UP, 2011. Print. Columbia Journalism Review.

Rhodes, Gary D. "Reinventing a New Wheel: The Films of Norman Mailer." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 170-82. Print.

Rodwan, John G. "The Fighting Life: Boxing and Identity in Novels by Philip Roth and Norman Mailer." Philip Roth Studies 7.1 (2011): 83-96. Print.

Rowat, Alison. "Forget Everything: Let the Films Begin." Herald 17 Feb. 2011: HS17. Print. This article reviews the lineup for the Glasgow Film Festival. One of the films to be featured was the documentary Norman Mailer: The American.

Sanderson, Mark. "Literary Life." Sunday Telegraph 15 May 2011: 28. Print. This article focuses on various current literary news items, including the presence of Norman Mailer's Brooklyn Heights apartment on the real estate market.

Santora, Marc. "True to Mailer's Life, a Brawl Over the Sale of His Brooklyn Heights Apartment." New York Times 19 Oct. 2011: 24. Print.

--. "Where Norman Mailer Defied Heights." New York Times 17 Apr. 2011: 1. Print.

Schuessler, Jennifer. "In Book Circles, A Taming of the Feud" New York Times 5 June 2011: WK3. Print. This text focuses on literary feuds through the years, including that between Norman Mailer and Gore Vidal.

Schuker, Lauren A.E. "Walking Mailer's Brooklyn Plank." Wall Street Journal 4 June 2011: A21. Print.

Sermeus, Martjin. "Norman Mailer's Mythmaking in An American Dream and 'The White Negro.'" The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 347-66. Print.

Sidley, Kate. "When Writers Literally Spit." Times Live. Sunday Times, 24 July 2011. Web. This text focuses on literary feuds through the years, including that between Norman Mailer and Gore Vidal.

Spinks, Lee. "Situating Hemingway: Mailer, Style, Ethics." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 296-303. Print.

Swaim, Don. Bright Sun Extinguished: Ode to Norman Mailer. Kindle Ed. Seattle: Amazon Digital Services, 2011. Kindle.

Szalay, Michael. "Ralph Ellison's Unfinished Second Skin." American Literary History 23.4 (2011): 795-827. Print. This text focuses on Ellison's response to Norman Mailer's exploration of racial identity and the hipster in "The White Negro" in his own unpublished short story "Norman" and in his second novel Three Days Before the Shooting....

Toback, James. "Norman Mailer Today" The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 413-32. Print. Rpt. of"Norman Mailer Today." Commentary64.4 (1967): 68-76.

"Vendettas of Letters" Times. Times Newspaper Limited, 30 May 2011. Web.

"War of Words: The Literary Truce at Hay-on-Why Dampens the Gaiety of Nations" Editorial. Times 31 May 2011:2. Print. This text focuses on the end of the feud between V S Naipaul and Paul Theroux, while drawing comparisons to past literary feuds, including that between Norman Mailer and Gore Vidal.

Yirinec, Jennifer. "The Conception of Irreversibility: Hannah Arendt and Hemingway's Hills Like White Elephants.' " The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 407-12. Print.

Zinck, Shannon L. "Norman Mailer Bibliography: 2010" The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 475-85. Print.

Book and Film Reviews

Broer, Lawrence R. "Tolls of War: Mailerian Sub-Texts in For Whom the Bell Tolls" Rev. of Hemingway's Second War: Bearing Witness to the Spanish Civil War, by Alex Vernon. The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 451-57. Print.

Busa, Christopher. "Imagining Evil: The Sardonic Narrator of Mailer's Last Novel" Rev. of The Castle in the Forest, by Norman Mailer. The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 440-50. Print.

Garner, Dwight. "Brooklyn Takes a Bow as a Town of Writers." Rev. of Literary Brooklyn: The Writers of Brooklyn and the Story of American City Life, by Evan Hughes. New York Times 17 Aug. 2011: C1. Print.

--. "How Brooklyn Became "New York's Left Bank.'" Rev. of Literary Brooklyn: The Writers of Brooklyn and the Story of American City Life, by Evan Hughes. International Herald Tribune 19 Aug. 2011: L10. Print.

Gordon, Andrew M. "Last of the Late Romantics" Rev. of Norman Mailer's Later Fictions: Ancient Evenings Through The Castle in the Forest, ed. John Whalen-Bridge. The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 433-39. Print.

Taylor, Ihsan. "Paperback Row." Rev. of A Ticket to the Circus, by Norris Church Mailer. New York Times Book Review 3 Apr. 2011: 28. Print.

Obituaries and Retrospectives

Alson, Peter. "What Would Be the Fun of That?" The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 24-5. Print.

Borkowski, Stephen. "Grace Notes." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 26-7. Print.

Bowers, John. "Remembering Norris Church." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 28-9. Print.

Busa, Christopher. "The Norris I Knew." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 30-4. Print.

Collins, Nancy. "Norris Mailer." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 35-6. Print.

Culver, Bonnie. "Norris: A Memory" The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 37-42. Print.

Ebershoff, David. "Rise Above It." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 43-4. Print.

Eugenia, Katrina."Lip Liner" The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 45-6. Print.

Fisher, Diane. "I Will Love Her Forever." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 47-9. Print.

Howard, Margo. "Remembering Norris." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 50-1. Print.

Huston, Aurora. "Twins." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 52-3. Print.

Langlais, Rudy. "Sister Mailer." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 54-5. Print.

Lee, Michael. "Norris Church Mailer: An Appreciation." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 56-7. Print.

Lee, Sondra. "I Miss You." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 58-9. Print.

Leeds, Barry H. "My Friend Norris" The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 60-4. Print.

Lennon, Donna Pedro. "A Formidable Lady." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 65-6. Print.

Lennon, J. Michael. "Remembering Norris: Excerpts from an Unpublished Account of Norman Mailer's Last Days." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 67-80. Print.

Ludwig, Avram. "Norris to Me." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 81. Print.

Mailer, Danielle. "A Tribute to Norris Church Mailer." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 82-3. Print.

Mailer, Elizabeth. "Girls' Lunch at Cafe Blase." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 84-7. Print.

Mailer, John Buffalo. "Mom." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 11-2. Print.

Mailer, Maggie. "Remembering Norris" The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 88-90. Print.

Mailer, Matthew. "A View Through the Prism." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 13-7. Print.

Mailer, Michael. "A Summer to Remember." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 91-2. Print.

Mailer, Susan. "The Way We Were." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 93-4. Print.

McNeil, Legs. "A Perfect Day." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 95-8. Print.

Michelson, Jeffrey. "Candid Snapshots of Norris Mailer." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 99-100. Print.

Mullins, Aimee. "Beautiful." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 101-2. Print.

Olshaker, Mark. "The Memorable Norris." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 103-5. Print.

O'Malley, Brian. "Norris Church Mailer and the Provincetown Theater." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 106-8. Print.

Pappas, Denise Doherty. "Our Lady of Provincetown." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 109-10. Print.

Rader, Dotson. "Norris Mailer." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 111-13. Print.

Radin, Sam. "Norris Reminiscence." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 114-15. Print.

Raymond, Dwayne. "Norris, My Friend" The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 116-19. Print.

Sias, Salina. "Almost the Same: A Dedication." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 120-22. Print.

Schiller, Lawrence. "They Were Perfect Together." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 123-26. Print.

Stoynoff, Natasha. "Melly and Scarlett." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 127-28. Print.

Stratton, Richard. "In Praise of a Redhead." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 129-30. Print.

Wasserman, Barbara. "Some Thoughts about Norris." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 131-32. Print.

Williams, John T. "Ike." "Norris Church Mailer: A Complex Simple Woman" The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 133-34. Print.

Wiley, John. "A Floppy Hat and a Bench." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 135-36. Print.

Wolf, Guy. "Norris Church Mailer: A Voice in the Dark." The Mailer Review 5.1 (2011): 137-39. Print.
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