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Zero K by Don DeLillo
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

What do you imagine you’d get if Don DeLillo took up the subject of cryopreservation? 414 altre parole

Writing

Zitate und Gedanken (6): Universitäre Dystopie

Der US-amerikanische Autor Don DeLillo (*1936) hat sich spätestens mit seinem magnum opus “Underworld” (1997) den Ruf eines herausragenden Dystopisten der technologisierten Welt erschrieben; den Ruf eines Dystopisten mit prophetischen Qualitäten, wie manchmal behauptet wurde. 665 altre parole

Zitate Und Gedanken

"Zero K" by Don Delillo: A Book As Strong As Death

“Faith based technology. That’s what is is. Another god. Not so different, it turns out, from some of the earlier ones. Except that it’s real, it’s true, it delivers.” 1.229 altre parole

"It's what no one knows about you that allows you to know yourself."

“It’s what no one knows about you that allows you to know yourself.”

“You understand it’s not a matter of strategy. I’m not talking about secrets or deceptions.

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Writer

Cosmopolis (Film)

What is it?

The 2012 Canadian-French-Italian-Portuguese drama-thriller film Cosmopolis that was written and directed and produced by David Cronenberg and stars Robert PattinsonPaul Giamatti… 654 altre parole

Miscellaneous

#309 Libra

I’m not really a fan of Don Delillo from the other books of his I’ve read (White Noise, Mao II) and annoyingly I think there are a few of his on my list, so I’ll have to get through them at some point, but when I picked this one up I was already prepared for a bit of a slog. 260 altre parole

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