Gay Talese on Shoes
Just for Kicks
Writer Gay Talese's shoe obsession started early—in the dapper Deep South—and continues up North in stride.
WHEN MANHATTAN journalist, author and man-about-town Gay Talese begins his day around 7 a.m., he dresses "like I'm going to the lunch I'm not going to."
Invariably, that means he's impeccably turned out, from his signature fedoras to his bespoke Oxford shoes.
For the author of "Thy Neighbor's Wife" and writer of many other books...