Shelley Wanger


Shelley Wanger is a senior editor at Pantheon and Knopf.

  • It Was 1975…

    April 17, 2013

    In the controlled chaos of an ordinary day, there was a sense that anyone and everyone might walk through the door and they did. Emma Rothschild, Joseph Brodsky, Bob Hughes, William Shawcross and Marina Warner, Frankie Fitzgerald, Jonathan Miller (we ordered his button-down Oxford shirts from Brooks Brothers), Susan Sontag; Renata Adler came by for a quick lunch at Patsy’s, the Mob restaurant around the corner; Oliver Sacks, Ronald Dworkin, or Sidney Morgenbesser might just appear on their way somewhere…