Radical Chic and Mau-Mauing the Flak Catchers

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Product Number: Z100095474
Released: Jun 21, 2015
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ISBN: #9781481546249
Narrator/s: Harold N. Cropp
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In these two devastatingly funny essays, Tom Wolfe examines political stances and social styles in our status-minded world. In Radical Chic, Wolfe focuses primarily on one symbolic event: a gathering of the politically correct at Leonard Bernstein's duplex apartment on Park Avenue to meet spokesmen of the Black Panther Party. He re-creates the incongruous scene-and its astonishing repercussions-with high fidelity. In the companion essay, Wolfe travels west to San Francisco to survey another meeting-ground between militant minorities and the liberal white establishment. Mau-Mauing the Flak Catchers deals with the newly emerging art of confrontation, as practiced by San Francisco's militant minorities in response to a highly bureaucratized poverty program.

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Author(s): Tom Wolfe
Original Publish Date: Jul 25, 2012

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Author(s): Tom Wolfe
Narrator(s): Harold N. Cropp
Product Number DD39792
Released: May 22, 2018
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ISBN: #9781982550233
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Author(s): Tom Wolfe
Product Number EB00102824
Released: Oct 28, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781429961189

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