Photos: George Plimpton, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, and Zadie Smith at Shakespeare and Company in Paris | Vanity Fair
It’s like having a good cocktail with Truman. rip g.p.
I want to be like George Plimpton when I grow up.
As if everything else wasn't enough, George Plimpton wrestled the assassin (Sirhan Sirhan) of politician (and his college friend, Robert Kennedy) to the ground immediately after the assassination. Fascinating guy.
George Plimpton on the Art of Public Speaking and How to Overcome Stage Fright http://www.brainpickings.org/index.php/2013/04/03/george-plimpton-public-speaking/
Edie: American Girl by Jean Stein, edited with George Plimpton
Review: "Plimpton! Starring George Plimpton as Himself "
The Rabbit's Umbrella by George Plimpton and by TickleAndFinch
George Plimpton - The Curious Case of Sidd Finch, The Paper Lion