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Literary Tourism

The Case of Norman Mailer – Mailer’s Life and Legacy

Jasna Potočnik Topler

Most of Norman Mailer’s works depict the reality of the United States of America and the complexities of the contemporary American social, political and economic scenes. They also contributed to the development of literary tourism. This monograph reveals Mailer’s literary places and points out the areas of social and political contemporary life that he most often referred to in the following works: The Naked and the Dead, An American Dream, Why Are We in Vietnam?, The Armies of the Night, Miami and the Siege of Chicago, Of a Fire on the Moon, The Executioner's Song and Why Are We at War?

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A Adele 18 Adele Morales 25 Adolf Hitler 12 Adolph Hitler 75 Advertisements for Myself 25, 36, 38 Alaska 62, 96 Albania 77 America 33, 52, 67, 75, 76 American society 12, 32, 39, 41, 57, 69, 76 An American Dream 12, 26, 36, 38, 53 Ana Padovan 77 Ancient Evenings 37 anez Stanonik 80 Anopopei 39 Antonio Samons 78 Antun Šoljan 77 Anyksciai 97 Apollo 66 Apollo landing 69 Aquarius 64 ARMY 23 A Ticket to the Circus 28 A Transit to Narcissus 39 autobiography 28 B Barbara Mailer Wasserman 17 Barbary Shore 25, 36 Beatrice 96 Beatrice Silverman 23 Bellevue Hospital 96 Berkeley 96 Beverly Bentley 26, 27, 68 Beverly Bentley Mailer 104 Bojan Rambaher 77 Boris Verbič 77 Bosnia and Herzegovina 77 Boston, 96 boxing 19 Branko Bucalo 77 Brooklyn 14, 20, 96, 100 Bulgaria 77 Bulgarian 77 bullfighting 19 C Cannes 96 Cannibals and Christians 36 Capote 45 Carol Stevens 27 Chicago 58, 96 CHICAGO 58 children 17 Chinese 14, 77 Clas Brunius 78 Cold War 67 Crime and Punishment 44 Croatian 14, 77, 78, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 87, 89 Cuba 97 Czech 77 D Dallas 97 death 17 Death for the Ladies 36 death penalty 47 Deaths for the Ladies (and Other Disasters) 26 democracy 76 120 Dieter 75 documentary novel 34 Dotson Rader 69 Dušan Ćurčija 77 E Emerson 44 England 97 Esquire 53 European languages 77 Existential Errands 36 F family 17 fiction 34, 36 films 27 freedom...

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