Tom Wolfe

3 articles

Radical Chic: That Party at Lenny’s

Notes from a Black Panther fundraiser on Park Avenue.


The “Me” Decade And The Third Great Awakening

Americans learn to love themselves.


The Birth of 'The New Journalism'; Eyewitness Report by Tom Wolfe

Tom Wolfe on the development of ”New Journalism,” an unconventional reporting style which he helped to pioneer.

I had the feeling, rightly or wrongly, that I was doing things no one had ever done before in journalism. I used to try to imagine the feeling readers must have had upon finding all this carrying on and cutting up in a Sunday supplement. I liked that idea. I had no sense of being a part of any normal journalistic or literary environment.