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Beyond grief and nothing; a reading of Don DeLillo.

9781570036446

Beyond grief and nothing; a reading of Don DeLillo.

Dewey, Joseph.

U. of South Carolina Press

2006

172 pages

$34.95

Hardcover

PS3554

Dewey (American literature, U. of Pittsburgh at Johnstown) examines the work of writer Don DeLillo, focusing on themes he labels "the street, the word, and the soul," and narratives of "retreat, failed engagement, recovery, redemption, and resurrection." Novels, plays, and short stories are considered, including Americana, End Zone, Players, The Engineer of Moonlight, White Noise, The Names, Underworld, Valparaiso, and Cosmopolis.

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