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White Noise

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Further Study

Context Quiz

Further Study Context Quiz

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What city played a formative role in Don DeLillo's development as a writer?

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How old was DeLillo when he began reading the works of Faulkner, Hemingway, and Joyce, writers who later influenced him?

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What early job shaped many of DeLillo's novels, White Noise in particular?

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What broad term, denoting a historical period and its cultural currents, indicates some of the key concerns of DeLillo's writing?

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How does Jack Gladney, protagonist of White Noise, generally experience the postmodern condition?