My office is literally full of archives and I thought it was about time to share some of this stuff with members of the Gonzo Tribe…Some of these items you might recognize but a lot of these pictures and letters and faxes and signed books have never been published anywhere.
I met Ralph Steadman in Aspen a few years later and continue to correspond periodically and see him when he makes it to the States. In 2005, I attended Hunter’s Memorial at Owl Farm.[tribulant_slideshow gallery_id=”4″]
Biography of Kevin Simonson
Author/Co-Editor of the book “Conversations with Hunter S. Thompson” (University Press of Mississippi) with Beef Torrey. The book features his interviews with Hunter that appeared in the pages of SPIN, HUSTLER and The Village Voice. The book also contains interviews from Playboy, Columbia Journalism Review, Salon.com by such notables as Douglas Brinkley, William McKeen and Curtis Wilkie.
Contributed interview (from SPIN magazine) to “Ancient Gonzo Wisdom” (De Capo Press) by Anita Thompson
Contributed pictures to “Outlaw Journalist” (W.W. Norton & Co.) by William McKeen
Wrote front page feature for the “Aspen Daily Times” during Hunter’s “sex and drugs” trial in 1990.
His Ralph Steadman profiles have appeared in the pages of RAYGUN, Shout!, Omaha City Weekly and The Reader.
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