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“Callow Young Genius.” Interview by Barbara Probst Solomon. New York, 11 September, 81–84. First (and one of the best) interviews on Portrait of Picasso as a Young Man (95.38). Solomon leads Mailer into a thoughtful discussion of the young Picasso, sex, narcissism, science and painting. Mailer also anticipates, correctly, the response of art critics to 95.38: