Tom Wolfe: "I Am Charlotte Simmons" (Farrar Straus & Giroux)

Tom Wolfe: "I Am Charlotte Simmons" (Farrar Straus & Giroux)

Diane talks with novelist Tom Wolfe about his new satire on college life. The book's narrator is an innocent 18-year-old freshman grappling with issues of sex and status at an elite, fictional university.

Diane talks with novelist Tom Wolfe about his new satire on college life. The book's narrator is an innocent 18-year-old freshman grappling with issues of sex and status at an elite, fictional university.

Guests

Tom Wolfe

author of more than a dozen books, including "The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test," "The Right Stuff," "The Bonfire of the Vanities," and "A Man in Full."

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