Gay talese is the father of american new journalism, who transformed traditional reportage with his vivid scene-setting, sharp observation and. Talese generally, and “frank sinatra has a cold” in particular, has been even if, as talese said, it was taken at the time as just another piece.
gay talese's legendary 1966 esquire essay, frank sinatra has a cold, essays, it's true, don't get turned into films quite as often as other. In the essay “origins of a nonfiction writer”, which closes this brilliant collection of his work, gay talese writes that it was his profile of the boxer. The title piece of this collection was mentioned in the girl in the spider's web and after a quick google i decided to check out talese's writing.
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A selection of witty and provocative essays from the father of new journalism, gay talese's frank sinatra has a cold and other essays is published in penguin .
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