He reportedly attended lectures given by Vladimir Nabokov, who then taught literature at Cornell. Although Nabokov later said that he had no memory of Pynchon, Nabokov’s wife Véra, who graded her husband’s class papers, commented that she remembered his distinctive handwriting as a mixture of printed and cursive letters.
University of Pennsylvania.
We also spent some time in Cambridge, MA, since that’s where his mum lives, and I got to walk around the town and enjoy a lot of it, as well as sneak into the Harvard campus (which I’m kind of in love with). I refused to rub John Harvard’s toe, even for posterity, but I did take a picture.
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