August 5-11, 1981 issue of SoHo News. Issue edited by John Leese. Cover stories include: "Killer Lit," John Lombardi on Norman Mailer and Jack Henry Abbott; "Abbie Hoffman from the Belly of the Book;" "NY Sports Apartheid," by Eric Nadler; "I Pumped the Dalai Lama," by John Perreault; "What Killed Jane Bowles?" by Margo Jefferson. Additional art reporting includes "Artful Dodger," Gerald Marzorati on Jim Melchert's departure from the NEA. Cover photo of Jack Henry Abbott and Norman Mailer by Jill Krementz.