Great Jones Street

Great Jones Street by Don DeLillo

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The narrator of this novel is Bucky Wunderlick, a Dylan-Jagger amalgam who finds he`s gone as far as he knows how. Mid tour he leaves his rock band and holes up in a dingy East Village apartment, in Great Jones Street. The plot revolves around his retreat and a drug designed to silence dissidents.

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Don DeLillo

A book by Don DeLillo

& nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp;  Don DeLillo (English Don DeLillo, b.

November 20, 1936) is a prominent American postmodernist writer. & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; Biography & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; Born in the Bronx (New York) in a family of Italian immigrants from Montagano. He studied at Fordham University, where he received his bachelor`s degree in 1958.

The Italian version of his surname - "De Lillo" was changed to the American "DeLillo". His prose lacks any specific elements of Italian culture and unlike other Italian-American authors such as Mario Puzo or John Fante, he does not focus on his Italian roots (although this is slightly evident in his novel Underworld) ... & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; In his youth, DeLillo had no interest in writing until he took a summer job in the parking lot, where he acquired the habit of reading. After graduating from university, DeLillo took a job in the adv...

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& nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp;  Don DeLillo (English Don DeLillo, b. November 20, 1936) is a prominent American postmodernist writer. & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; Biography & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; Born in the Bronx (New York) in a family of Italian immigrants from Montagano. He studied at Fordham University, where he received his bachelor`s degree in 1958. The Italian version of his surname - "De Lillo" was changed to the American "DeLillo". His prose lacks any specific elements of Italian culture and unlike other Italian-American authors such as Mario Puzo or John Fante, he does not focus on his Italian roots (although this is slightly evident in his novel Underworld) ... & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; In his youth, DeLillo had no interest in writing until he took a summer job in the parking lot, where he acquired the habit of reading. After graduating from university, DeLillo took a job in the advertising industry, as he could not get a job in publishing. For 5 years he worked as a copywriter for Ogilvy & amp; Mather "on 5th Avenue. About the beginning of his writing career, DeLillo said: “At that time I wrote a couple of stories, but leaving my job was not connected with it. I just didn`t want to work anymore. ”& Nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; DeLillo`s first novel, Americana, published in 1971, received muted critical praise. In 1975, DeLillo married Barbara Bennett, a former banker working as a landscape designer. In the late 70s, he lived for several years in Greece, where he wrote the novel "Names". His critically acclaimed novels did not gain widespread public acceptance until the publication of White Noise, which won the 1985 National Book Prize. He received massive success with the public after the publication of his outstanding work "Underworld". In 2006, the New York Times included this novel among the best American books written in the last 25 years. The list also includes the novels "Libra" and "White Noise". & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; His latest novel, Falling Man, is about a 9/11 survivor and was published in the United States on May 15, 2007. & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; Creativity & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; Deconstructs the history of the United States and the American way of life in his works. & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; Recognition & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; Jerusalem Prize (1999), other national and international awards. 30.09.10. American writer Don DeLillo won the PEN / Saul Bellow Award for his contributions to the development of American prose, reports The Guardian. (Http://www.lenta.ru/news/2010/09/29/delillo/) & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; Bibliography & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; Novels * Falling / Falling Man (2007) * Cosmopolis / Cosmopolis (2003) * Body Artist / The Body Artist (2001) * The Wrong Side of the World / Underworld (1997 ) * Mao II / Mao II (1991, Russian translation 2003) * Libra / Libra (1988, Russian translation 2005) * White noise / White Noise (1985, Russian translation 2003) * Names / The Names (1982) * Amazons / Amazons (1980) (under the pseudonym Cleo Birdwell) * Running dog / Running Dog (1978) * Players / Players (1977) * Ratner`s Star / Ratner`s Star (1976) * Great- Jones Street / Great Jones Street (1973) * End Zone / End Zone (1972) * Americana / Americana (197 1) & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; Plays * / Love-Lies-Bleeding (2006) * Valparaiso / Valparaiso (1999) * Rest room / The Day Room (1986) * Engineer of Moonligh / The Engineer of Moonligh t (1979) [url = http: //ru.wikipedia .org / wiki /% D0% 94% D0% B5% D0% BB% D0% B8% D0% BB% D0% BB% D0% BE, _% D0% 94% D0% BE% D0% BD] Material from Wikipedia - the free encyclopedia [/ url] [url = http: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Don_DeLillo] en.wikipedia.org [/ url]