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I Can't Bear to Watch, I Must Watch: Revisiting McLuhan, Postman, and DeLillo in These Heady Days
24 Apr 2017 // 10:00 PM
Americans' voyeuristic attraction for scarlet-stained murder spectacles spills over into our need for similarly doomed entertainment in our highest national political office.
'Til Human Faces Wake Us: Don DeLillo's 'Zero K'
19 May 2016 // 9:00 PM
For all that it is cold and disquieting, DeLillo's latest is also his most sincere -- his most human -- meditation on death yet.
'The Angel Esmerelda' Evokes a Feeling of Déjà Vu
30 Nov 2011 // 4:02 PM
It's as if DeLillo had decided to construct a primer, a guidebook to his literary life, with The Angel Esmerelda.
Point Omega by Don DeLillo
14 Feb 2010 // 4:00 PM
Entirely too long at 117 pages, Don DeLillo’s latest novel was inspired by an installation at the Museum of Modern Art in 2006 called 24 Hour Psycho.
White Noise in the Kitchen Supplies Aisle
9 Oct 2009 // 8:45 AM
Postmodernism in the 21st Century: Coming Soon to a Grocery Store Near You!
Don Delillo Thoughtfully Explores Death and Cryonics in 'Zero K'
4 May 2016 // 4:56 AM
Delillo has a signature prose style, language intelligent and abrupt, choppy, atomizing philosophies and ideas. It sets his work apart from much of American fiction.