New Additions to the DeLillo Page - 1999
This page notes all the new additions to the
page that were done in 1999.
I tracked down a real
DeLillo rarity; it's the Fall 1985 issue of Fordham magazine,
which features a reprint of the story "Human Moments in World
War III," an excerpt of the LeClair interview, a short profile
of DeLillo by Thomas Ranieri, accompanied by a photo of DeLillo
standing by the painting that was used as the cover of Players.
(Oct. 31, 1999)
Added a link to the LitCrit
page; it's an essay entitled "Frank
Lentricchia's Don DeLillo."
(Oct. 10, 1999)
According to this link,
if my German is still holding up, 'Valparaiso' will be produced
in Vienna in March, 2000 in a German translation, and will be
done on Broadway in October, 2000 (or is it this year??).
Also found a link to the Jerusalem Post article/interview on
American master" by Calev Ben-David from June 29, 1999.
(Oct. 7, 1999)
Added information to the Events
page about a story that White Noise has been newly optioned
for the big screen.
(Oct. 4, 1999)
Added information about a special
session on DeLillo that will be a part of the Modern Language
Association December 1999 convention.
(Oct. 2, 1999)
Added a new entry for the British
paperback edition of Amazons.
Added information on a short piece that DeLillo wrote on F.
(Sept. 4, 1999)
Added a new blurb
that will appear on Frank Lentricchia's new novel.
Added a link for the poster from the debut production of Valparaiso.
Added a LitCrit Essay
by Mattias Blom, from his book Stories of Old.
(August 21, 1999)
Added a new page for the Penguin
Great Books edition of White Noise.
Added a picture of the dust jacket of Valparaiso.
(July 11, 1999)
DeLillo Society has been formed and invites
(July 2, 1999)
Updated the Odds
and Ends page with two rather silly tidbits.
(June 27, 1999)
Updated the Events
page with news of recent publications and the forthcoming special
issue of Modern Fiction Studies devoted to DeLillo.
(June 5, 1999)
The new all-DeLillo issue of Erick
Heroux's online journal Undercurrents
is now available. Check it out!
(May 25, 1999)
Found this photo
of DeLillo on the web, at Ishmael Reed's site.
(May 8, 1999)
DeLillo has won the 1999 Jerusalem
Prize (the first time an American has won).
On a lighter note, I noticed that DeLillo has also made RAYGUN
magazine's Pop 50
(April 26, 1999)
Philippp Schweighauser in Basel,
Switzerland has created a new web site: Thinking
about White Noise which is worth a visit.
(Apr. 9, 1999)
Added new images of the Italian
editions of DeLillo's novels, thanks to Gianluca Pignalberi!
(Apr. 2, 1999)
DeLillo and Underworld have been
nominated for the International IMPAC Dublin Literary award. Get
the details from the Irish
Added an interesting review by Steffen Hantke to the Underworld
Media Watch page.
Also added a new review link to the Valparaiso
(Mar. 23, 1999)
Found two older foreign-language
interviews with DeLillo out on the web. The first is from Denmark
by Lotte L. Neilsen entitled En
stilfærdig amerikaner and it was done in 1995. The second
is in German by Ruth Bender entitled (probably mistakenly) Basketball und die
Bombe from Transatlantic in late 1998, I believe.
(Feb. 27, 1999)
Added new links to the Valparaiso
(Feb. 23, 1999)
Added a new page for Valparaiso,
premiering in Cambridge, MA January 29, 1999.
(Jan. 27, 1999)
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