New Additions to the DeLillo Pages in 2006
This page notes all new additions to the page in 2006.
A couple items today. First off, a brief description of Falling
Man is now available, from the Scribner catalog (thanks to
Michael). Also added a couple great cover images to the Spanish
(Dec 22, 2006)
A couple unlikely items added to the Odds
and Ends page... a YouTube video dropping knowledge on DeLillo
and White Noise; and a NYC theater group doing a Great Jones
(Dec 12, 2006)
It now appears definitive that DeLillo's next novel is titled
Falling Man, and is due out in June 2007. Updated the home page as well as the Events
page, created a Falling Man page
and revived the What's Next page.
Also added information on a 2007 production of "Love-Lies-Bleeding"
to be held in Sydney, Australia. Details on the "Love-Lies-Bleeding"
(Nov 12, 2006)
Today I discovered that a new introduction written by DeLillo
appears in new Penguin printings of Libra.
It's called "Assassination Aura." Updated the Bibliography
(Oct 24, 2006)
An interview with DeLillo that appeared in the program for the
Steppenwolf production of "Love-Lies-Bleeding" is
online; see Interviews for details.
(Thanks to Jackie for the link).
(Oct 23, 2006)
Posted news of a production of "Love-Lies-Bleeding"
that is currently in production in Boise, Idaho. Details on the
Love-Lies-Bleeding Productions page.
(Oct 21, 2006)
Updated the LitCrit page to mark
the publication of Joseph Dewey's Beyond Grief and Nothing,
a new critical study on DeLillo. Also made a few changes to the
home page to get things up-to-date.
(Sept 6, 2006)
I see it's been awhile since the last update! Two items today:
Valparaiso is on stage in my
hometown of Portland right now, and I found this oddity: a
cover design for Ratner's Star that was never used.
(Sept 1, 2006)
A bit of the conversation with Greil Marcus coming in the June
issue of The Believer is online; details on the Interviews
page. Also did a few updates to the Events
page, mostly with regard to the Telluride Film Festival in Sept.
2005, which is where the conversation with Marcus took place.
Finally the addition of a volume of Italian literary criticism
on DeLillo to the Italian page.
(June 7, 2006)
I note DeLillo's comments on the occasion of the death of Gilbert
Sorrentino on the Writing page, and
I've also added a bit more detail on the recent NYT "Best
American Fiction" survey on the Odds
and Ends page.
(May 31, 2006)
I've set up a new separate Productions
of "Love-Lies-Bleeding" page, with some new info on the Chicago
production, and also added information on the New York Times
list of Best American Fiction of the last 23 years that put Underworld
at number two on the Odds and Ends
page. While I was at it I listed the result on the Underworld
Media page, and removed most of the dead links there.
(May 19, 2006)
A couple additions to the Interviews
page, and the addition of the London premier to the 'Valparaiso'
(May 1, 2006)
Update to the Events page to note
that DeLillo will be appearing to sign books at the Steppenwolf
in Chicago on May 6.
(April 26, 2006)
A new listing in the Media Watch for "Love-Lies-Bleeding",
with some quotes from DeLillo.
(April 13, 2006)
A new listing in the Lit Crit page
- Peter Boxall's Don DeLillo: The Possibility of Fiction
is forthcoming in May.
(April 3, 2006)
More new stuff. First off, a new page for the Hungarian
editions of DeLillo's novels.
Also, updates to the "Game 6"
page, adding reviews from Boston and New York.
And, updated the Interviews
page to include the two published versions of what appear to be
a single interview with John Freeman.
(March 14, 2006)
Several updates today! DeLillo did a brief radio interview with
the UK's BBC Today show on March 1, and I've listed it on the
DeLillo on Radio page (with link to
the interview, which will be online for a few more days). Then
I placed a 30 second excerpt on the "Love-Lies-Bleeding"
page on the genesis of the play.
Also added information for a new Lit
Crit book on DeLillo, entitled Approaches to Teaching DeLillo's
Last but not least I put a new DeLillo image up on the home page.
(March 2, 2006)
Dropped in a link to a good article from Australia on "Love-Lies-Bleeding"
with some DeLillo quotes.
(Feb 21, 2006)
The general opening of "Game 6" is coming in March.
I've added new information to the home
page and the Game 6 page, with links
to the film website (where they're running a contest to win tickets
to the premiere on March 9, 2006 in New York City).
(Feb 10, 2006)
News of a forthcoming study of DeLillo's work, entitled Beyond
Grief and Nothing: A Reading of Don DeLillo, by Joseph Dewey.
More details on the Lit Crit page.
(Feb 7, 2006)
I've created a "Game 6" page,
now that the film is being released in March. I also updated the
Events page with the Boise production
of "Love-Lies-Bleeding", and updated the main
page, plays, and the bibliography
for recent changes.
(Jan 2, 2006)
Updated the "Love-Lies-Bleeding" page
to add the correct photographer of the cover shot, and to add
material on the very first performance of the play, which was
back in May, 2005.
(Jan 1, 2006)
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