Economic Inequality in ‘The Undoing’ and the work of Pietro Di Donato

Joe Pagetta
Mar 21, 2021 · 6 min read
The Promo Photo for the HBO show the Undoing, paired with the text for the essay, When Willy K. Frolicked and I Shoveled His Snow, and a photo of Pietro Di Donato.

What the HBO Show and an obscure 1963 essay in an adult men’s magazine have to do with each other.

SPOILER ALERT: While I don’t think this piece contains any spoilers for the show, I would recommend not reading it if you have not seen the show or plan to in the future.