The Word According to Tom Wolfe

Monday, May 5, 2008
Tom Wolfe is the author of numerous bestselling works of fiction and non-fiction.

Peter Robinson engages America’s master novelist in a conversation that ranges from the death of the American novel to the “charming aristocracy” that seeks to dictate literary standards to the intersection of culture and the latest findings in neuroscience. Along the way, Tom Wolfe reaffirms his place as the preeminent chronicler of the changing American scene. (35:51) Video transcript

Recorded on Thursday, April 3, 2008