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Tom Wolfe: Whiter shades of pale

Tom Wolfe: Whiter shades of pale



2018-05-16T09:20:00+0000

Tom Wolfe, who died Monday aged 87, was an American writer famous for transforming journalism, the novel and the three-piece suit.

From the Good Weekend archives: Ginny Dougary meets the man who took a new mixture of journalism and literary techniques to mind-bending heights.



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