|Books • Projects|
On 25 February, Mailer is awarded the Gold Medal for Literature by the National Arts Club.
Some Honorable Men: Political Conventions, 1960-1972 (76.5), is published on 1 April.
In September, he profiles presidential candidate Jimmy Carter for the New York Times Magazine.
Preceded by an excerpt in American Review, Genius and Lust: A Journey through the Major Writings of Henry Miller (76.12), edited by Mailer and containing 80 pages of his commentary, is published in October.