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A Book of Madness

The funny thing was when I got to the physical end of the text, I immediately turned pages back to the beginning, with some faint ideas and guesses, and realized the infinity. 329 altre parole


Underworld is a novel published in 1997 by Don DeLillo. It was nominated for the National Book Award, was a best-seller, and is one of DeLillo’s better-known novels. 473 altre parole

LOL History

Kim Jong-nam, the eldest son of former North Korean leader Kim Jong-il, was killed in an attack at Malaysia’s low-cost carrier airport, klia2, at around 9:00 a.m.

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On Images

the absolute faves - short stories j'adore (pt. i)

My favourite form, my preferred mode of writing, the highlight of my dream of a mediocre life – is the short story. I can understand why people mightn’t adore poetry, but the short story, there’s no excuse, why you can read one in twenty minutes, a novel on your lunch break! 958 altre parole


17 Brilliant Short Novels & Other Links

Went cycling to Cardiff Bay barrage with Jennifer this morning. We sat for some time in the sunshine, before deciding to return to the cool shade of the apartment. 108 altre parole

Literature Analysis: Don DelilLo’s Zero K (Chp 10)

Don DelilLo’s Zero K (Chapter 10)

A Guide Toward Understanding The Process of Becoming

Ng Lay Sion, Osaka University

  1. Introduction

Following the Russian guide, Jeffery and Ross come to explore a few ‘interesting’ areas in the Convergence such as the veer (139), the site of cryopreservation (142) and a white marble room (148) where a figure of “living breathing art-form, boy or girl” horrifies Jeffery (149). 1.832 altre parole

Literature Criticism

The Body Artist: (Re)Reading Don DeLillo in Dark Times

Excerpt from my essay, (Re)Reading Don DeLillo in Dark Times:

“Are we more similar to animals than we care to admit, caught in vast murmurations and blind herds that obey some ancient code humming in our DNA? 391 altre parole