domingo, 9 de septiembre de 2012

Remembering Gore Vidal

Gore Vidal, the American writer, died on 31 July this year. He belonged in the generation of Norman Mailer and JD Salinger and was known for his novels, essays and media appearances, always showing an interest for social and historical topics, and the identity of America.

This nine-minute video clip from PBS looks back on his life and his achievements.

You can read a full transcript here.