The Wolff who cried Mailer

Welcome to the 130th edition of SHuSH, the weekly newsletter of Sutherland House Books. If you’re new here, hit the button—it’s free: You have to feel for Norman Mailer, the late author of some forty books and a two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize. There he lay, resting in well-deserved peace in the winter quiet of Provincetown Cemetery after a lifetime of fighting mankind’s greatest causes—civil rights, an end to war, the Great American Novel, his urgent libido—when out of nowhere comes a report that he has been canceled by his long-time publisher, Random House.

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