Ed Driscoll

The Bonfire than Wouldn

Over at the new incarnation of TCS Daily, Michael Rosen examines the lasting appeal of Tom Wolfe’s first (and arguably best) novel: The Bonfire of the Vanities.

At the start of the year, we looked at Radical Chic, one of Wolfe’s most prescient examples of non-fiction, and in November of last year, one of our most heavily trafficked posts reported on his appearance in San Francisco, very shortly after the presidential election.