Radical Chic & Mau-Mauing the Flak Catchers
The phrase radical chic was coined by Tom Wolfe in 1970 when Leonard Bernstein gave a party for the Black Panthers at his duplex apartment on Park Avenue. That incongrous scene is re-created here in high fidelity as is another meeting ground between militant minorities and the liberal white establishment.
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Review: Radical Chic & Mau-Mauing the Flak CatchersUser Review - Abe Something - Goodreads
I just couldn't get into Wolfe's absolute delight over his over critique of the upper class, and I'm a guy who enjoys deriding the wealthy! He's just so over the moon with himself, his smirk graces ... Read full review
Review: Radical Chic & Mau-Mauing the Flak CatchersUser Review - Fred - Goodreads
Interesting social commentary on the late 60's made during that era with many parallels to today's liberal and conservative attitudes. Read full review