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Conversations with Hunter S. Thompson

Author: Hunter S Thompson; Beef Torrey; Kevin Simonson
Publisher: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, ©2008.
Series: Literary conversations series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Conversations with Hunter S. Thompson is the first compilation of selected personal interviews that traces the trajectory of his prolific and much-publicized career. These engaging exchanges reveal Thompson's determination, self-indulgence, energy, outrageous wit, ire, and passions as he discusses his life and work. --from publisher description.
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Genre/Form: Interview
Interviews
Named Person: Hunter S Thompson; Hunter S Thompson; Hunter S Thompson; Hunter S Thompson; Hunter Stockton Thompson; Hunter S Thompson
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Hunter S Thompson; Beef Torrey; Kevin Simonson
ISBN: 9781934110768 1934110760 9781934110775 1934110779
OCLC Number: 182779678
Notes: Compilation of selected personal interviews.
Description: xxii, 211 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Playboy interview: Hunter Thompson / Craig Vetter --
Hunter Thompson: the good doctor tells all about Carter, cocaine, adrenaline, and the birth of gonzo journalism / Ron Rosenbaum --
Hunter Thompson: still crazy after all these years? / Peter O. Whitmer --
Fear and loathing in Hunter Thompson / Harold Conrad --
The doctor is in / Curtis Wilkie --
Gonzo's last stand? The new Aspen takes aim at Hunter S. Thompson / Geoffrey Stokes, Kevin Simonson --
Interview with Hunter S. Thompson / William McKeen --
Exclusive interview with Hunter S. Thompson / Kevin Simonson --
Still gonzo after all these years / Richard Keil --
Writing on the wall: an interview with Hunter S. Thompson / Matthew Hahn --
Fear and loathing in Hollywood: a strange and terrible saga of guns, drugs, and Hunter S. Thompson / Kevin Simonson --
The art of journalism: an interview with Hunter S. Thompson / Douglas Brinkley --
Still gonzo after all these years / Jeff Kass --
Fear and writing / Seth Mnookin --
Bedtime for Gonzo / J. Rentilly --
Hunter S. Thompson / John Glassie --
Man of action: Hunter S. Thompson keeps moving / Jesse Jarnow.
Series Title: Literary conversations series.
Responsibility: edited by Beef Torrey and Kevin Simonson.
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In 1971, the outlandish originator of gonzo journalism, Hunter S Thompson (1937-2005) commandeered the international limelight with his comic masterpiece "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas". This volume  Read more...

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-What author would you like to have over to your house? Vonnegut, Hemingway, Angelou? Thanks to the University Press of Mississippi's Literary Conversations Series, the question is no longer moot, Read more...

 
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