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The Resource White noise : text and criticism, Don DeLillo ; edited by Mark Osteen

White noise : text and criticism, Don DeLillo ; edited by Mark Osteen

Label
White noise : text and criticism
Title
White noise
Title remainder
text and criticism
Statement of responsibility
Don DeLillo ; edited by Mark Osteen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Winner of the National Book Award in 1985, Don DeLillo's novel about an ultramodern family bound by love and remarriage, shopping and television, is a postmodern masterpiece. The Viking Critical Library edition of White Noise contains the complete text of the novel along with extensive critical and contextual material including a critical introduction by DeLillo scholar Mark Osteen; published interviews with DeLillo on White Noise, including a Paris Review interview by Adam Begley; relevant excerpts from other works by DeLillo; reportage of current events from the time of publication; selected reviews of White Noise by Diane Johnson, Pico lyer, and others; critical essays on White Noise by Frank Lentricchia, Arthur M. Saltzman, Tom LeClair, Paul Maltby, and other scholars; a chronology of DeLillo's life and work, a list of topics for discussion and papers, and a bibliography
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Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
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DeLillo, Don
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3554.E4425
LC item number
W48 1998
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Osteen, Mark
Series statement
The Viking critical library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Industrial accidents
  • College teachers
  • Stepfamilies
  • DeLillo, Don
  • Middle West
  • Death
Label
White noise : text and criticism, Don DeLillo ; edited by Mark Osteen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [525]-538)
Contents
  • White Noise: The Text -- from Matters of Fact and Fiction / Anthony DeCurtis -- from Don DeLillo: The Art of Fiction / Adam Begley -- "'I Never Set Out to Write and Apocalyptic Novel'" / Caryn James -- from Americana ; from End Zone ; from PLayers ; Silhouette City: Hitler, Manson, and the Millenium / Don DeLillo -- Stories on the toxic leak at the Union Carbide plant in Bhopal, India / Newsweek -- Fleeing Death in a World of Hyper-Babble / Sol Yurick -- Death by Inches / Albert Mobilio -- Conspirators / Diane Johnson -- A Connoisseur of Fear / Pico Iyer -- Closing the Loops: White Noise / Tom LeClair
  • Don Delillo's Primal Scenes / Frank Lentricchia -- The Last Things Before the Last: Notes on White Noise / John Frow -- The (Super)Marketplace of Images: Television as Unmediated Mediation in DeLillo's White Noise / John N. Duvall -- Don DeLillo's White Noise: The Natural Language of the Species / Cornel Bonca -- THe Figure in the Static: White Noise / Arthur M. Saltzman -- The Romantic Metaphysics of Don DeLillo
Control code
ocm39313611
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xix, 538 p.
Isbn
9780140274981
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
98028815
System control number
(OCoLC)39313611
Label
White noise : text and criticism, Don DeLillo ; edited by Mark Osteen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [525]-538)
Contents
  • White Noise: The Text -- from Matters of Fact and Fiction / Anthony DeCurtis -- from Don DeLillo: The Art of Fiction / Adam Begley -- "'I Never Set Out to Write and Apocalyptic Novel'" / Caryn James -- from Americana ; from End Zone ; from PLayers ; Silhouette City: Hitler, Manson, and the Millenium / Don DeLillo -- Stories on the toxic leak at the Union Carbide plant in Bhopal, India / Newsweek -- Fleeing Death in a World of Hyper-Babble / Sol Yurick -- Death by Inches / Albert Mobilio -- Conspirators / Diane Johnson -- A Connoisseur of Fear / Pico Iyer -- Closing the Loops: White Noise / Tom LeClair
  • Don Delillo's Primal Scenes / Frank Lentricchia -- The Last Things Before the Last: Notes on White Noise / John Frow -- The (Super)Marketplace of Images: Television as Unmediated Mediation in DeLillo's White Noise / John N. Duvall -- Don DeLillo's White Noise: The Natural Language of the Species / Cornel Bonca -- THe Figure in the Static: White Noise / Arthur M. Saltzman -- The Romantic Metaphysics of Don DeLillo
Control code
ocm39313611
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xix, 538 p.
Isbn
9780140274981
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
98028815
System control number
(OCoLC)39313611

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