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Postmodern Sublime: Technology and American Writing from Mailer to Cyberpunk

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Focusing on works by Norman Mailer, Thomas Pynchon, Joseph McElroy, and Don DeLillo, Joseph Tabbi finds that a simultaneous attraction to and repulsion from technology has produced a powerful new mode of modern writing-the technological sublime.
Paperback, 256 pages
Published November 14th 1996 by Cornell University Press (first published June 1st 1995)
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Essays on living authors. The essay "Delillo At Mid-Career" is quite interesting in that it shows how much Delillo has grown in stature since this book's publication in 1995.
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