Gore Vidal

Vidal's Death

Aaron Vallely | Posted 31.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Aaron Vallely

The writer most admired by Gore, was Frenchman Michel De Montaigne, whom was born in 1533. Montaigne was to Gore, what Gore is to me. A literary forefather.

Tim Teeman on the Private Life of Gore Vidal

Ben Mirza | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Ben Mirza

The private life of Gore Vidal is what fascinated journalist and author Tim Teeman. In his illuminating new book In Bed with Gore Vidal: Hustlers, Hollywood and the Private World of an American Master, Tim reveals the sexual rollercoaster that was Vidal's life, and how this rollercoaster shaped his views on sex and sexuality in general.

WATCH: 'I Don't Know Who You Are'

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK Politics

Many British viewers will join political broadcaster David Dimbleby as he presents the BBC's live US election coverage through the night from Washingt...

Gore Vidal - Probably the Most Important Man of American Letters Since Mark Twain

John Wight | Posted 30.09.2012 | Home
John Wight

Though a man of the left, Vidal carried the air of a patrician who could give any English aristocrat a run for their money when it came to emitting an aura of superiority. However, in Vidal's case, a sense of arrogance was well deserved given his abundant talent and intelligence.

RIP Gore Vidal

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.08.2012 | Home

Celebrated author, playwright and commentator Gore Vidal has died at the age of 86, his nephew said on Wednesday. Burr Steers said Vidal died at hi...

Great Works Of Friction: Legendary Literary Feuds

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 15.02.2012 | Home

Feuding, fighting and fisticuffs are not things we normally associate with literary types. More often we think of someone sat at a desk covered in ...

Sue Mengers - A Woman of Substance

Maia Newley | Posted 01.02.2012 | UK
Maia Newley

Sue, who passed away on Saturday, 15th October at her home in Beverly Hills, had a tendency to provoke strong reactions in people: some loved her, others hated her - probably pretty much in equal measure.