Norman Mailer, an American literary giant, died on November 10, 2007 at age 84.
The Library owns an extensive collection of his works, such as Tough Guys Don’t Dance, The Naked and the Dead, Miami and the Siege of Chicago, Why are we in Vietnam?, as well as The Castle in the Forest, his new novel published this year. To locate Mailer’s books, go upstairs to the Stacks collection at PS3525 .A4152.
To research more about his life, read the New York Times article Norman Mailer, Towering Writer With Matching Ego, Dies at 84.
The Library owns many critical analyses in print located in the upstairs Stacks collection at PS3525 .A4152. Scholarly articles are available through our literary databases – give Literature Online (includes MLA International bibliography) and JSTOR a try.