Bill Clinton, Keith Richards & More at Norman Mailer Center Awards Gala (Photos)

From Bill Clinton to Keith Richards, see photos of luminaries from the Norman Mailer Center’s awards gala.

The Norman Mailer Center honored writers at a Nov. 8 gala at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in New York. Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards and his co-author, James Fox, were presented the prize for Distinguished Biography by Bill Clinton, for Richards’s 2010 memoir, Life. Elie Wiesel was given a lifetime achievement award, and Gay Talese and Arundhati Roy also were honored.

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Bill Clinton and Keith Richards.

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James Fox.

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Tony Bennett and his wife, Susan Crow.

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Honorees Gay Talese, left, and Elie Wiesel.

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Tommy Hilfiger and his wife, Dee Ocleppo.

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Keith Richards and his wife, Patti Hansen.

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Lawrence Schiller, Newsweek & The Daily Beast editor Tina Brown, Keith Richards, Bill Clinton and Jean-Frederic Dufour