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Best-selling author and journalist Tom Wolfe found that if he tried to fit in with the people he was covering, it deprived him the opportunity to ask obvious questions. He's shown above in New York in 2004. Jim Cooper/AP Photo hide caption

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Tom Wolfe: Writing Nonfiction 'Became A Great Game And A Great Experiment'

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'Soul Of America' Makes Sense Of Nation's Present By Examining Its Past

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After A Journey Through The Lone Star State, Author Concludes: 'The Future Is Texas'

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Post 'Downton Abbey,' Dan Stevens Embraces His Role As A Mutant On 'Legion'

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How American Corporations Had A 'Hidden' Civil Rights Movement

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"The job of a cartoonist is not just to capture a likeness," Tim Kreider says. "A caricature brings out aspects of someone's character that they're trying to conceal." Tim Kreider/Simon and Schuster hide caption

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Essayist Breaks Free From Conventional Relationships In 'Because I Love You'

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How A Russian Troll Factory Waged An Aggressive Campaign To Disrupt The U.S. Election

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Actor Richard Jenkins: Reading 'Shape Of Water' Script Was A 'Holy Mackerel' Moment

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Tara Westover enrolled in school for the first time when she was 17. Paul Stuart /Random House hide caption

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Memoirist Retraces Her Journey From Survivalist Childhood To Cambridge Ph.D.

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Journalist Details Israel's 'Secret History' Of Targeted Assassinations

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'How Democracies Die' Authors Say Trump Is A Symptom Of 'Deeper Problems'

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"It brings back a lot of shame," Christian Picciolini says of his time fronting a white power punk band. He has since disavowed the white supremacist movement and works to help others disengage from it too. Dennis Sevilla/Hachette Book Group hide caption

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A Former Neo-Nazi Explains Why Hate Drew Him In — And How He Got Out

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Are Implanted Medical Devices Creating A 'Danger Within Us'?

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Claire Foy plays Queen Elizabeth II in the Netflix series The Crown. Series creator Peter Morgan says he believes the queen is "naturally a shy, retiring person." Netflix hide caption

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'The Crown' Creator Sees Britain's Royals As 'Just A Regular Family'

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