Tag: larry mccaffery

Fed Ex Un Ltd


Jan Baetens reviews the Raymond Federman Recyclopedia, a book whose humour - and evident bad taste - raise it above its own formidable constraints.

Mister Squishy, c'est moi: David Foster Wallace's Oblivion


Kiki Benzon on narrative ecology and the “fradulence paradox” of Oblivion.

Weight Inward into Lightness: A Reading of Canoe Repair


“The plot offers not so much progress as recurrence, duplication, and reiteration.” Flore Chevaillier offers one way to fill in the gaps of Joseph McElroy “Canoe Repair.”

&Now Conference Review


Late Breaking: William Gillespie, Scott Rettberg, and Rob Wittig post from Notre Dame University on the &Now festival of writers and writing.

White Noise/White Heat, or Why the Postmodern Turn in Rock Music Led to Nothing but Road


Larry McCaffery reframes his 1989 essay on the “postmodern turn” in rock’n’roll music.