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Thomas Pynchon (1937- ) : A Bibliography of Secondary Materials

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O'Brien, Maureen. "Hot Deals." Publishers' Weekly (25 April 1994): 11.

O'Bryan, Michael. "Anarchist Withdrawal and Spiritual Redemption in James Joll and Thomas Pynchon." ANQ 21.1 (2008): 57-62.

O'Connell, Alex. "Review of Mason & Dixon." The Times (28 March 1998): Section Features.

O'Connor, Peter. "The Wasteland of Thomas Pynchon's V.." College Literature 3.1 (1976): 49-55.

O'Donnell, Patrick. "Engendering Paranoia in Contemporary Narrative." Boundary 2 19.1 (1992): 181–204 [190–93 and passim].

O'Donnell, Patrick. "Engendering Paranoia." Latent Destinies: Cultural Paranoia and Contemporary U.S. Narrative . Duke University Press, Durham, North Carolina, United States (2000): 77-109.

O'Donnell, Patrick. "Explaining Thomas Pynchon." The International Fiction Review 6.2 (1979): 152-156.

O'Donnell, Patrick. "Introduction." New Essays on The Crying of Lot 49 . Cambridge University Press, New York, New York, United States (1991): 1-20.

O'Donnell, Patrick. "V.." Masterplots II: American Fiction Series 4 . Salem Press, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1986): 727-732.

O'Hara, Dan. "On the Line of Flight: Pynchon's Entropy Machine." Pynchon Notes 34-35 (Spring - Fall 1994): 56-69.

O'Hara, Dan. "On the Phrase 'Ass Backwards': Review of Lines of Flight." Pynchon Notes 50-51 (Spring - Fall 2002): 158-165.

O'Neill, Keith. "'Against the Master': Pynchon's Wellsian Art." Against the Grain (10-14 June 2008).

O'Neill, Keith. "Against the Master: Pynchon's Wellsian Art." Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives . Rodopi, Amsterdam, Netherlands (2010): 49-62.

O'Neill, Keith. "Inherent Vice's Monster Mash: Pynchon and the Gothic." Of Pynchon And Vice (9-12 June 2010).

O'Rourke, William. "Pynchon Checks in at the Hotel California." South Bend Tribune (20 May 1990): C9.

O'Rourke, William. "Thomas Pynchon." Signs of the Literary Times: Essays, Reviews, Profiles 1970–1992 . State University of New York Press, Albany, New York, United States (1993): 147-149.

O'Rourke, William. "Thomas Pynchon." South Bend Tribune (20 May 1990): C9.

Ocker, David. "Eight Facts About Thomas Pynchon, His Pavane and Galliard, a Piece for Cello and Piano." Pynchon Notes 28-29 (Spring - Fall 1991): 147-149.

Ocker, David. "Spike Jones and Lotion: Connected by a Fragile Pynchon Thread. Review of Spiked! and Nobody's Cool." Pynchon Notes 36-39 (Spring - Fall 1995-1996): 184-188.

Offmann, Craig. "How to Get a Blurb from Thomas Pynchon." Salon (15 October 1999).

Ogawa, Hirozu. "'Death Kingdom' as the 20th Century V. Essay." British-American Literature 50 (1990): 81–96.

Ogawa, Hirozu. "Pynchon Takes a Hard Look at Watts - Pynchon's 'Journey into the Mind of Watts'." Tsurubunka Daigaku Kenkyu Kiyou 30 (1989): 115-123.

Olderman, Raymond M. "Freaks, Freak Humor, Thomas Pynchon's Gravity's Rainbow and the Freak Mythology." Modern Language Association (28 December 1975).

Olderman, Raymond M. "The Illusion and the Possibility of Conspiracy." Beyond the Waste Land: A Study of the American Novel in the Nineteen-Sixties . Yale University Press, New Haven, Connecticut, United States (1972): 123-149.

Olderman, Raymond M. "The New Consciousness and the Old System." Approaches to Gravity's Rainbow . Ohio State University Press, Columbus, Ohio, United States (1983): 199-228.

Olderman, Raymond M. "Thomas Pynchon: Review of The Grim Phoenix: Reconstructing Thomas Pynchon, by William M. Plater, and Pynchon: Creative Paranoia in Gravity's Rainbow, by Mark Richard Siegel." Contemporary Literature 20.4 (1979): 500-507.

Olehla, Richard. "The Quest for the Holy Word: Lacan's Name-of-the-Father, Paranoia and Possible Madness in The Crying of Lot 49." Litteraria Pragensia 18.35 (July 2008): 58-76.

Oleksy, Elzbieta. "Kesey and Pynchon: A Trip to the Wasteland." Revue belge de philologie et d'histoire 64.3 (1986): 520-531.

Oleksy, Elzbieta. "Perceval and Gawain: Ken Kesey's One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest and Thomas Pynchon's The Crying of Lot 49." Proceedings of the Second April Conference of University Teachers of English, Cracow 1981 . Panstwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe, Warsawa, Poland (1984): 167-177.

Oleneva, Valentina I. Modernitskaya novella SSHA 60-70 - e gody [The Modernist Short Story: The 60's and 70's] . Naukova Dumka, Kiev, Russia (1985): 229-245.

Olmstead, Edwin. "Review of Pynchon's Mythography." North Dakota Quarterly 56.1 (1988): 238-240.

Olsen, Lance M. "Deconstructing the Enemy of Color: The Fantastic in Gravity's Rainbow." Studies in the Novel 18.1 (1986): 74-86.

Olsen, Lance M. "Pynchon's New Nature: The Uncertainty Principle and Indeterminacy in The Crying of Lot 49." Canadian Review of American Studies 14.2 (1983): 153-163.

Olsen, Lance M. "Pynchon's New Nature: Indeterminacy and The Crying of Lot 49." Ellipse of Uncertainty: An Introduction to Postmodern Fantasy . Greenwood, New York, New York, United States (1987): 69-83.

Olsen, Lance M. "Review of The Fictional Labyrinths of Thomas Pynchon." The International Fiction Review 15.2 (1988): 178-179.

Olster, Stacey M. "A 'Patch of England, at a Three-Thousand-Mile Off-Set'? Representing America in Mason & Dixon." Modern Fiction Studies 50.2 (2004): 283-302.

Olster, Stacey M. "Lot 49: Science and the Novel of Systems." Approaches to Teaching The Crying of Lot 49 and Other Works by Thomas Pynchon . Modern Language Assocation, Baltimore, Maryland, United States (2008): 66-75.

Olster, Stacey M. "Rediscovering the Humane in the Human: Review of The Gnostic Pynchon." Pynchon Notes 26-27 (Spring - Fall 1990): 163-166.

Olster, Stacey M. "Thomas Pynchon: An Interface of History and Science." Reminiscence and Re-Creation in Contemporary American Fiction . Cambridge University Press, New York, New York, United States (1989): 72-105.

Olster, Stacey M. "The Way We Were(n't): Origins and Empire in Thomas Pynchon' Mason & Dixon." American Fiction of the 1990s: Reflections of History and Culture . Routledge, New York, New York, United States (8 July 2008).

Olster, Stacey M. "When you're a (Nin)jette, you're a (Nin)jette all the way - or are you? Female Filmmaking in Vineland." The Vineland Papers: Critical Takes on Pynchon's Novel . Dalkey Archive, Normal, Illinois, United States (1994): 119-134.

Opitz, Thoren. "Dueling Ends: Gun Violence and Narrative Closure in Inherent Vice and Bleeding Edge." International Pynchon Week 2015 (8-12 June 2015).

Opitz, Thoren. "The Impermanence of Intertextual Identity: Whitman, Pynchon and Decomposition." Pynchon's New Worlds (5-9 June 2017).

Orbán, Katalin. "Curious Creatures in Pynchon's Gravity's Rainbow and Mason & Dixon." Nature's Nation Revisited: American Concepts of Nature from Wonder to Ecological Crisis . Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands (2003): 427-436.

Orbán, Katalin. "Pinpricks on the Ars(e) Narrandi: Liminality and Oven-Games in Gravity's Rainbow." Ethical Diversions: The Post-Holocaust Narratives of Pynchon, Abish, DeLillo, and Spiegelman . Routledge, New York, New York, United States (2005): 115-167.

Orbán, Katalin. "Werebeavers of the World, Unite? Animals on the Verge of Readability in Thomas Pynchon's Novels." Animal Magic: Essays on Animals in the American Imagination . Faculty of Humanities, Joensuu, Finland (2004): 96-111.

Orr, Leonard. "Pleasures of the Immachination: Transformations of the Inanimate in Durrell and Pynchon." Lawrence Durrell: Comprehending the Whole . University of Missouri Press, Columbia, Missouri, United States (1995): 127-136.

Osterhaus, Frank E. "Aesthetics and Form in V.." Studies in English Language and Literature 38.1-3 (1998): 55-82.

Osterhaus, Frank E. "A Bibliography of Pynchon Scholarship in Japan." Pynchon Notes 44-45 (Spring - Fall 1999): 195-204.

Osterhaus, Frank E. "Oedipa Undertakes Her Quest: Comic Effects as Motive Force in The Crying of Lot 49." Studies in English Language and Literature 34.3 (1994): 69-92.

Osterhaus, Frank E. "Thomas Pynchon's Nefastis Box: Possibility in Metaphor." Studies in English Language and Literature 33.2 (1992): 1-22.

Osterhaus, Frank E. "Viewing Pynchon Through the Comic Prism of Henri Bergson." Studies in English Language and Literature 34.1-2 (1993): 31-48.

Ostrander, Madeline. "Awakening to the Physical World: Ideological Collapse and Economic Resistance in Vineland." Thomas Pynchon: Reading From The Margins . Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, Madison, New Jersey, United States (2003): 122-135.

Ostrowski, Carl. "Conspiratorial Jesuits in the Postmodern Novel: Mason & Dixon and Underworld." UnderWords: Perspectives on Don DeLillo's Underworld . University of Delaware Press, Newark, Delaware, United States (2002): 93-102.

Ottenhoff, John. "A Line in the Wilderness." The Christian Century (17 December 1997): 1199-1200.

Overbye, Dennis. "Pynchon Toes the Line." (August 1997): 130.

Overbye, Dennis. "Street Cred: Pynchon Toes the Line." (August 1997): 130.

Owen, Bruce. "Thomas Ruggles Pynchon, Jr.: A Man Born Through a Sea-Change from out of an Oyster." Spermatikos Logos (2002).

Owen, Katie. "Paperbacks." The Sunday Telegraph (28 October 2007): Seven: 59.

Ozier, Lance W. "Antipointsman/Antimexico: Some Mathematical Imagery in Gravity's Rainbow." Critique 16.2 (1974): 73-90.

Ozier, Lance W. "The Calculus of Transformation: More Mathematical Imagery in Gravity's Rainbow." Twentieth Century Literature 21.2 (1975): 193-210.

Ozier, Lance W. "Kalküle der Wandlung." Ordnung und Entropie: zum Romanwerk von Thomas Pynchon . Rowohlt, Reinbek bei Hamburg, Germany (1981).