Peter Matthiessen

Plimpton! Starring George Plimpton as Himself

In Memoriam. Interview with Peter Matthiessen, Co-Founder of The Paris Review

Peter Matthiessen (May 22, 1927 – April 5, 2014) was a writer, novelist and naturalist who co-founded the prestigious literary magazine The Paris Review in 1953, along with George Plimpton (whom Matthiessen grew up with and recruited) and Harold L. Humes. In an interview he gave for Plimpton! Starring George Plimpton as Himself, Matthiessen fondly recollects […]