Legendary non-fiction writer, Gay Talese, discusses his marriage, his work, and the scandals that have made waves in both.

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Gay and Nan Talese eloping in Rome 1959

 

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Gay and Nan on their wedding day

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Gay Talese at the typewriter ca. 1969

 

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The Taleses in 1980, the year “Thy Neighbor’s Wife” was published

 

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Gay and Nan in Rome 1984

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“Strangers” producer Lea Thau hosting Gay Talese at the 2008 Moth Ball,
the annual gala for the organization she ran for 10 years, The Moth

 

 

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