September 15, 2003 | 1 book mentioned

When: Early afternoon Monday 9/15/03
Where: A park bench in Larchmont (A tony neighborhood in L.A.)
Who: Twenty-something man
What: Bobos In Paradise: The New Upper Class and How They Got There by David Brooks.
Description: “Once it was easy to distinguish the staid Bourgeois from the radical Bohemians. This field study of America’s latest elite–a hybrid Brooks calls the Bobos–covers everything from cultural artifacts to Bobo attitudes towards sex, morality, work, and leisure.”

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created and edits The Millions. He is co-editor of the collection of essays The Late American Novel: Writers on the Future of Books, called "funny, poignant, relentlessly thought-provoking" by The Atlantic. He and his family live in New Jersey. If you'd like to correspond, please don't hesitate to email.

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