Norris Church Mailer

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Norris Church Mailer just died at the age of 61. Norris Church Mailer was originally a small-town girl from Arkansas whose life changed dramatically when she met and fell in love with Norman Mailer one night. She would be his wife for over thirty years. 

She joined Leonard Lopate to discuss the challenges – and rewards – of life with Norman Mailer, which she related with considerable grace in her memoir, A Ticket to the Circus, on April 7th of 2010.