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Wednesday, June 14, 2017

The Fake Hermit

An investigation into American writer Thomas Pynchon, who has never given an interview in his 54-year career by Natalia Portinari.
An aura of mystery still hangs over Pynchon today. The canonical and brilliant writer – whose books have made the best-seller lists in the United States since the 1990s – has never given interviews. If you Google his name, you’ll find only six photos of him. The most recent, taken in 1957, shows the author in a sailor’s uniform (he was serving in the Navy at the time), front teeth protruding, dark hair, and thick eyebrows. More here

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