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White Noise

2 Ratings: 0.0
A book by Don DeLillo

Better than any book I can think of,White Noisecaptures the particular strangeness of life in a time where humankind has finally learned enough to kill itself. Naturally, it's a terribly funny book, and the prose is as beautiful as a sunset through … see full wiki

Author: Don DeLillo
Genre: Fiction
2 reviews about White Noise
review by . May 19, 2008
Pros: Postmodern commentary on twentieth-century commercialism and its relationship to basic human emotions.     Cons: Graphic sexual scenes; offensive criticism of faith; not universal in its appeal.     The Bottom Line: If you seek a representative work of Postmodern fiction, this may appeal to you; however, I cannot recommend this work for its questionable moral content.     WHITE NOISE, BLACK DEATH      The television …
review by . April 28, 2004
What a stubborn, perplexing book. If I had any kind of life, I might resent the time this novel extracted from it to afflict me with its arch, dark-gray worldview.I know, I know. Being that I didn't go to an Ivy League college, don't visit the Guggenheim for relaxation, or work out while listening to atonal music, I probably had little chance making any headway here. Don DeLillo is just out of my league. I'm like an ant trying to learn brain surgery reading this book.     So …
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