Mailer may refer to:

  • Mass mailer, a computer worm that spreads itself via e-mail
  • Mailer (occupation), an individual employed to handle newspapers from the press to the truck
  • Robert Mailer Anderson (born 1968), American novelist

People with the surname Mailer:

  • Dee Jay Mailer (21st century), educator
  • John Buffalo Mailer (born 1978), author, playwright and journalist
  • Kate Mailer (born 1962), American stage and film actress
  • Michael Mailer (born 1964), film producer
  • Norman Mailer (1923-2007), American novelist, journalist, essayist, poet, playwright, screenwriter, and film director
  • Ron Mailer (born 1932), Scottish footballer
  • Stephen Mailer (born 1966), American stage and screen actor

Famous quotes containing the word mailer:

    Croft had an instinctive knowledge of land, sensed the stresses and torsions that had first erupted it, the abrasions of wind and water. The platoon had long ceased to question any direction he took; they knew he would be right as infallibly as sun after darkness or fatigue after a long march.
    —Norman Mailer (b. 1923)

    I would introduce myself if it were not useless. The name I had last night will not be the same as the name I have tonight. For the moment, then, let me say that I am thinking of Sam Slovoda.
    —Norman Mailer (b. 1923)

    A nation fights well in proportion to the amount of men and materials it has. And the other equation is that the individual soldier in that army is a more effective soldier the poorer his standard of living has been in the past.
    —Norman Mailer (b. 1923)