Pikes Peak Chapter MOAA Pikes Peak Chapter MOAA
Pikes Peak Chapter MOAA Pikes Peak Chapter MOAA
Member Login    News    Support our Charities    Photos    Event Calendar        
Pikes Peak Chapter MOAA

Recent News:
(Published in last 30 days)


Pikes Peak Chapter MOAA
Pikes Peak chapter MOAA Luncheon Thursday, 03/05/20

Chapter Luncheon Thursday, 01/09/20

Holiday Luncheon Thursday, 12/05/19

Members Luncheon Thursday, 11/07/19

Members Luncheon Thursday, 10/03/19

Members Luncheon Thursday, 09/05/19

Breaking News   
Register for News Story Emails

WWII veteran Herman Wouk, a consummate writer until the end

NEW YORK— Herman Wouk was a prize-winning, million-selling author never quite in fashion.

He was a religious Jew among secular peers, a respecter of authority in a field of rebels.

He didn’t brag like Norman Mailer and was spared the demons driving the madness of Philip Roth’s “Portnoy’s Complaint.”

After a Pulitzer early in his career for “The Caine Munity,” he was mostly ignored by awards committees and was often excluded from anthologies of Jewish literature.

Gore Vidal praised him, faintly, by observing that Wouk’s “competence is most impressive and his professionalism awe-inspiring in a world of lazy writers and TV-stunned readers.”

But Wouk, who died Friday 10 days shy of his 104th birthday, was a success in ways that resonated with critics and readers, and with himself.

Source: Read More


Pikes Peak Chapter MOAA
Pikes Peak Chapter MOAA

· Copyright ©2020 Pikes Peak Chapter MOAA P.O. Box 15319 Colorado Springs CO 80935 ·
· Contact Pikes Peak Chapter MOAA · Privacy Policy · Webmaster · Browser and Email Settings ·