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So Very, Very Cold

Don DeLillo’s most recent novel Zero K (2016) is one of his slimmer volumes, divided into two ten-chapter parts with an anomalous sliver of a section in the middle.  1,951 more words



As he waits for the gunshot that will kill him to sound in the final paragraph of Don DeLillo’s Cosmopolis, protagonist Eric Packer catches a glimpse of his own death in the crystal screen of his smartwatch. 430 more words


Don DeLillo and his Death-Dealing Golden Arrow


With apologies to Don DeLillo. And his death-dealing golden arrow.


Sacred Gardens: A Meditation on Possession in Don DeLillo's The Body Artist

Possession is a strange concept. Like many of the categorizations we use to piece together what roughly might be called our social existence, possession is marked more by its ambiguities than its certainties. 933 more words