White Noise: Text And Criticism (viking Critical Library)

13.60 Brand New 5 In stock! Order now!
Brand: Penguin Books
SKU: DADAX0140274987
ISBN : 0140274987

Domestic Shipping:$3.95
International Shipping: Add $20.
Qty: - +
   - OR -   
Winner of the National Book Award in 1985, White Noise is the story of Jack and Babette and their children from their six or so various marriages. They live in a college town where Jack is Professor of Hitler Studies (and conceals the fact that he does not speak a word of German), and Babette teaches posture and volunteers by reading from the tabloids to a group of elderly shut-ins. They are happy enough until a deadly toxic accident and Babette's addiction to an experimental drug make Jake question everything.White Noise is considered a postmodern classic and its unfolding of themes of consumerism, family and divorce, and technology as a deadly threat have attracted the attention of literary scholars since its publication. This Viking Critical Library edition, prepared by scholar Mark Osteen, is the only edition of White Noise that contains the entire text along with an extensive critical apparatus, including a critical introduction, selected essays on the author, the work and its themes, reviews, a chronology of DeLillo's life and work, a list of discussion topics, and a selected bibliography.
Author : Don DeLillo
ISBN : 0140274987
Language : English
No of Pages : 560
Edition : 9
Publication Date : 12/1/1998
Format/Binding : Paperback
Book dimensions : 7.7x5.1x1
Book weight : 0.01

Write a review

Your Name:

Your Email

Your Review: Note: HTML is not translated!

Rating: Bad           Good

Enter the code in the box below: