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

Last Name starting with R

  1. Kevin Rabalais (1)
  2. Jonathan Raban (1)
  3. Fritz J Raddatz (2)
  4. Terrence Rafferty (1)
  5. Victoria Ann Ramirez (1)
  6. David P Rando (2)
  7. Ian J Rankin (4)
  8. Julius Rowan Raper (1)
  9. Rasmus Kjægaard Rasmussen (1)
  10. Sophie Ratcliffe (1)
  11. Eric Rauchway (1)
  12. Heikki Raudaskoski (4)
  13. Marc W Redfield (1)
  14. Angela Reich (1)
  15. Terry Reilly (6)
  16. Werner Reinhart (1)
  17. Russell J Reising (1)
  18. Bernhard Reitz (1)
  19. Jeffrey Ressner (1)
  20. Nigel Reynolds (1)
  21. Pamela Reynolds (1)
  22. Christoph Ribbat (1)
  23. Alessia Ricciardi (1)
  24. Nathaniel Rich (1)
  25. Claude Richard (5)
  26. Thomas Richards (1)
  27. Mark Richardson (1)
  28. Robert O Richardson (1)
  29. David H Richter (1)
  30. Steffen Richter (1)
  31. Adrian Emily Richwell (2)
  32. Michael Riedel (1)
  33. David Rieff (1)
  34. Utz Riese (5)
  35. Donna Rifkind (2)
  36. Charles A Riley (1)
  37. Gerry Rising (1)
  38. Mark Robberds (2)
  39. Bruce Robbins (1)
  40. Genevieve Roberts (1)
  41. Campbell Robertson (1)
  42. Robert L Robertson (1)
  43. David Joseph Robson (1)
  44. Bill Roeder (1)
  45. Joe Rogaly (1)
  46. Brett Rogers (1)
  47. James Rogers (1)
  48. Mark William Rohland (2)
  49. Todd Eric Rohmann (1)
  50. Albert Rolls (4)
  51. Carlin Romano (2)
  52. Dannye Romine (1)
  53. Avital Ronell (1)
  54. Erik S Roraback (2)
  55. Sean James Rose (1)
  56. Jonathan Rosenbaum (7)
  57. Ron Rosenbaum (3)
  58. Martin E Rosenberg (2)
  59. Aaron Rosenfeld (1)
  60. Andreas Rosenfelder (1)
  61. Shawn James Rosenheim (1)
  62. Laurence Rosenhein (1)
  63. Regine Rosenthal (1)
  64. John Ross (1)
  65. Marco Rossari (1)
  66. Umberto Rossi (6)
  67. John K Roth (1)
  68. Michael Rothberg (1)
  69. James Rother (1)
  70. Friedhelm Röttger (1)
  71. Robert Rouge (1)
  72. Olivier Roussilhe (1)
  73. Earl Rovit (1)
  74. Simon Peter Rowberry (1)
  75. Andrew Stewart Rowcroft (1)
  76. John Carlos Rowe (1)
  77. Zac Rowlinson (1)
  78. Paul Royster (2)
  79. Allen B Ruch (1)
  80. Jenny Ruggles (1)
  81. Richard Ruland (1)
  82. Vivienne Rundle (1)
  83. Hugh Ruppersburg (1)
  84. Salman Rushdie (3)
  85. Robert A Rushing (1)
  86. Alison Russell (2)
  87. Charles Russell (3)
  88. David Ryan (1)
  89. Peter Rønnov-Jessen (2)

Rabalais, Kevin and Mark Tewfik. "Gravity's Rainbow, by Thomas Pynchon: Two Sides to the Story." The Sydney Morning Herald (19 August 2006): Spectrm: 32.

Raban, Jonathan. "Try, Try and Try Again." Sunday Times (20 January 1985): 44G.

Raddatz, Fritz J. "Der Maschinengott." Die Zeit (2 April 1993): 11.

Raddatz, Fritz J. "Ein Wunderwerk." Die Zeit (15 May 2008).

Rafferty, Terrence. "Long Lost." The New Yorker (19 February 1990): 108-112.

Ramirez, Victoria A. "The Herero in the Harz: Pynchon's Re-Presentation of Race Relations in Gravity's Rainbow." Images of Africa: Stereotypes and Realities . Africa World Press, Trenton, New Jersey, United States (2001): 219–233.

Rando, David P. "Like the Odyssey, Only Different: Olympian Omnipotence versus Karmic Adjustment in Pynchon's Vineland." Critique 55.1 (Fall 2014): 17-32.

Rando, David P. "Reading Gravity's Rainbow After September Eleventh: An Anecdotal Approach." Postmodern Culture 13.1 (September 2002): 24 par.

Rankin, Ian J. "A Historicist Approach to Pynchon." Pynchon Notes 16 (Spring 1985): 110-111.

Rankin, Ian J. "Jeg ville leve i Thomas Pynchons forrykte univers . . .." Weekendavisen (29 December 2006): 2:8.

Rankin, Ian J. "Reader Beware." The Guardian (18 November 2006): Guardian Review Pages: 4.

Rankin, Ian J. "The Thomas Affair Pynchon." The Age (2 December 2006): A2.

Raper, Julius Rowan. "Between Sartre and Freud: Thomas Pynchon's V.." Narcissus from Rubble: Competing Models of Character in Contemporary British and American Fiction . Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States (1992): 37-59.

Rasmussen, Rasmus Kjægaard. "Impigliato negli indizi. Thomas Pynchon e il caso del detective paranoico. Critica, puritanesimo e la paura della grande cospirazione." Cospirazioni, trame: Atti della Scuola europea di studi comparati, Bertinoro, 26 agosto - 1 settembre 2001 . Le Monnier, Firenze, Italy (2003): 319–331.

Ratcliffe, Sophie. "Thomas Pynchon and the Myth of Invisibility." Times Literary Supplement (29 November 2006).

Rauchway, Eric. "Drawing the Line: Thomas Pynchon's Latest Tome is an Adventure Serial that Plots a History of Protestantism." The American Prospect (5 January 2007).

Raudaskoski, Heikki. "Melville, Pynchon ja Amerikan napa." Niin & Näin (1999): 84-89.

Raudaskoski, Heikki. "Pynchon, Melville, and the Fulcrum of America." Blissful Bewilderment: Studies in the Fiction of Thomas Pynchon . Novus Forlag, Oslo, Norway (2002): 124-138.

Raudaskoski, Heikki. "'Something's Stalking Through the City of Smoke'." Pynchon Notes 42-43 (Spring - Fall 1998): 121-133.

Raudaskoski, Heikki. "Something's Stalking Through the City of Smoke: Tracing the Ins and Outs of Gravity's Rainbow's London." Gravity's Rainbow (8-9 June 1998).

Raudaskoski, Heikki. "'The Feathery Rilke Mustaches and Porky Pig Tattoo on Stomach': High and Low Pressures in Gravity's Rainbow." Postmodern Culture 7.2 (January 1997): 36 par.

Redfield, Marc W. "Pynchon's Postmodern Sublime." PMLA 104.2 (1989): 152-162.

Reich, Angela. "Re-Reading The Crying of Lot 49: A Note on the Oz Connection." Pynchon Notes 30-31 (Spring - Fall 1992): 179-184.

Reilly, Terry. "A Couple-Three Bonzos: 'Introduction', Slow Learner and 1984." Pynchon Notes 44-45 (Spring - Fall 1999): 5-13.

Reilly, Terry. "Gravity's Rainbow, The Anabaptists Rebellions in Germany, 1525-35, and The Unfortunate Traveller." Oklahoma City University Law Review 24.3 (Fall 1999): 704-726.

Reilly, Terry. "Hans Kammler and Gravity's Rainbow: Or, The Kammlerstab Takes a Road Trip." Of Pynchon And Vice (9-12 June 2010).

Reilly, Terry and Stephen Tomaske. "Hard Science and the Paranormal in Gravity''s Rainbow: Precognition Machines, Cockroaches, and Not That Helmut Schmidt." Pynchon Notes 54-55 (Spring - Fall 2008): 39-53.

Reilly, Terry and Stephen Tomaske. "Medicine and the Paranormal in Gravity's Rainbow: Epheyre, Anaphylaxis, and That Charles Richet." Pynchon Notes 56-57 (Spring - Fall 2009): 181-191.

Reilly, Terry. "Narrating Tesla in Against the Day: I.G.L.O.O., H.A.A.R.P., and Other Forms of Ionospheric Weirdness." Against the Grain (10-14 June 2008).

Reilly, Terry. "Narrating Tesla in Against the Day." Pynchon's Against the Day: A Corrupted Pilgrim's Guide . University of Delaware Press, Newark, Delaware, United States (2011): 139-163.

Reilly, Terry. "'[P]aper secrets rained back into slurry' - Pynchon and Invisibility: The Case of Hans Kammler." Thomas Pynchon & the (De)Vices of Global (Post)Modernity . Wydawnictwo KUL, Lublin, Poland (2013).

Reinhart, Werner. "Subversives Gelächter als erzählerische Strategie. Vier Beispielanalysen." Wie die Welt lacht: Lachkulturen im Vergleich . Königshausen & Neumann, Würzburg, Germany (2008): 69-86.

Reising, Russell J. "Review of Marginal Forces/Cultural Centers." Journal of English and Germanic philology 93.1 (1994): 150-154.

Reitz, Bernhard. "'A Very German Question'. Der Mitläufer als Voyeur und als Opfer in Pynchons V. und Gravity's Rainbow." Anglistik & Englischunterricht 29-30 (1986): 173-198.

Ressner, Jeffrey. "Promoting Pynchon: The Legendary Reclusive Novelist has a new Book out Next Month. But don't try to talk to him about it." Time (20 October 2006).

Reynolds, Nigel. "Recluse Speaks Out to Defend McEwan." The Daily Telegraph (6 December 2006): News: 1.

Reynolds, Pamela. "Thomas Pynchon: At Long Last, Vineland." The Boston Globe (27 December 1989): 23, 27.

Ribbat, Christoph. "Im Land Zwischen den Ästen der Parabel." Süddeutsche Zeitung (19 June 2002): 50.

Ricciardi, Alessia. "Lightness and Gravity: Calvino, Pynchon, and Postmodernity." MLN 114.5 (1999): 1062–1077.

Richard, Claude. "Causality and Mimesis in Contemporary Fiction." Substance 40 (1983): 84–93 (passim).

Richard, Claude. "Le Graal du référent." Fabula 2 (1983): 9-27.

Richard, Claude. "Oedipa Regina." Dires 2 (1984): 67–83.

Richard, Claude. "Thomas Pynchon: Oedipa Regina." American Letters . University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States (1998): 120–135.

Richard, Claude. "Thomas Pynchon. Oedipa Regina." Lettres américaines: Essais . Alinea, Aix-en-Provence, France (1987): 141-157.

Richardson, Mark. "Thomas Pynchon." Post-War Literatures in English: A Lexicon of Contemporary Authors . Samsom Uitgeverij, Alphen a/d Rijn, Netherlands (1990).

Richardson, Robert O. "The Absurd Animate in Thomas Pynchon's V.." Studies in the Twentieth Century 9 (1972): 35-58.

Richards, Thomas. The Imperial Archive: Knowledge and the Fantasy of Empire . Verso Books, London, United Kingdom (1993): 8, 104–109, 115, 141, 143–152, 167R.

Rich, Nathaniel. "The Thomas Pynchon Novel for the Edward Snowden Era." Atlantic 10 (October 2013).

Richter, David H. "The Failure of Completeness: Pynchon's V.." Fable's End: Completeness and Closure in Rhetorical Fiction . University of Chicago Press, Chicago, Illinois, United States (1974): 101-135.

Richter, Steffen. "In der Wüste, wo das Zwanzigste Jahrhundert Begann." Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (3 February 2004): B.

Richwell, Adrian E. "The Crying of Lot 49: A Source Study." Pynchon Notes 17 (Fall 1985): 78-80.

Richwell, Adrian E. "Pynchon's The Crying of Lot 49." The Explicator 47.1 (1988): 50-52.

Riedel, Michael. "Author a Poor Excuse for a Recluse." Daily News (19 May 1997): 27.

Rieff, David. "Review of Vineland." Elle (May 1990): 186.

Riese, Utz. "Thomas Pynchon 'in der Zone'. Historischer Raum beständiger Grenzverschiebung." Weimarer Beiträge 35.8 (1989): 1323–1333.

Riese, Utz. "Thomas Pynchon's Concept of a Textual 'Zone': Historical Space with Boundaries Deferred." Proceedings of the XIIth Congress of the International Comparative Literature Association . Iudicium, Munich, Germany (1990): 164-168.

Riese, Utz. "Thomas Pynchon. Vineland." Weimarer Beiträge 36.10 (1990): 1641–1648.

Riese, Utz. "Thomas Pynchon. Die Versteigerung von No. 49." Weimarer Beiträge 32.10 (1986): 1687-1699.

Riese, Utz. "Thomas Pynchon: Antimonopolist Perspectives in Postmodernist Fiction." Wissenschaftliche Zeitschrift der Humboldt-Universit 33.4 (1984): 445-446.

Rifkind, Donna. "The Farsighted Virtuoso." The Wall Street Journal (2 January 1990): A9.

Rifkind, Donna. "Mason & Dixon - Pynchon at Last." The Baltimore Sun (27 April 1997): 5F.

Riley, Charles A. "Thomas Pynchon: Mad Max of the Rainbow." Color Codes: Modern Theories of Color in Philosophy, Painting and Architecture, Literature, Music, and Psychology . University Press of New England, Hanover, New Hampshire, United States (1995): 257-267.

Rising, Gerry. "Account of Calendar Changeover Illustrates Generation Gap in Communicating About Science." The Buffalo News (9 June 1997): 4C.

Robberds, Mark. "The New Historicist Creepers of Vineland." Critique 36.4 (1995): 237-248.

Robberds, Mark. "Visions of Excess: Pynchon and Bataille." Pynchon Notes 40-41 (Spring - Fall 1997): 19-27.

Robbins, Bruce. "'Real Politics' and the Canon Debate." Contemporary Literature 35.2 (1994): 365-375.

Roberts, Genevieve. "Pynchon Breaks Cover in Defence of McEwan." The Independent (6 December 2006): Home: 12.

Roberts, Joel. "Abandoning the Freeway in The Crying of Lot 49." International Pynchon Week 2015 (8-12 June 2015).

Robertson, Campbell. "Pynchon Joins Defense in Plagiarism Case." New York Times (6 December 2006): A14.

Robertson, Robert L. "Bending the Parabola, Breaking the Circle: The Idea of a Cusp in Gravity's Rainbow." Pynchon Notes 52-53 (Spring - Fall 2003): 100-105.

Robson, David J. "Frye, Derrida, Pynchon, and the Apocalyptic Space of Postmodern Fiction." Postmodern Apocalypse . University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States (1995): 61-78.

Roeder, Bill. "After the Rainbow." Newsweek (7 August 1978): 7.

Rogaly, Joe. "Yes, This Is an Everyday Story of Ordinary Tubefolk." The Financial Times (3 February 1990): Weekend: xix.

Rogers, Brett. "Pynchon on Black Humor." Notes on Contemporary Literature 18.5 (1988): 13.

Rogers, James. "People's Republic of Rock 'n' Roll." Literary Review (March 1990): 27-28.

Rohland, Mark W. "A Child Roaming the Night: Oedipa's Dead Issue in The Crying of Lot 49." Pynchon Notes 40-41 (Spring - Fall 1997): 110-124.

Rohland, Mark W. "'Feeling Totally Familied Out': Teaching Pynchon through Families." Approaches to Teaching The Crying of Lot 49 and Other Works by Thomas Pynchon . Modern Language Assocation, Baltimore, Maryland, United States (2008): 46–51.

Rohmann, Todd E. "Hypertextualizing The Crying of Lot 49." Approaches to Teaching The Crying of Lot 49 and Other Works by Thomas Pynchon . Modern Language Assocation, Baltimore, Maryland, United States (2008): 148-154.

Rolls, Albert. "A Note on Bleeding Edge’s "Unsheltered"." ORBIT 2.2 (2014).

Rolls, Albert. "Pynchon, In his Absence." ORBIT 1.1 (2012).

Rolls, Albert. "Review of Bleeding Edge, by Thomas Pynchon." ORBIT 2.1 (2013).

Rolls, Albert. "The Two V.s of Thomas Pynchon, or From Lippincott to Jonathan Cape and Beyond." ORBIT 1.1 (2012).

Romano, Carlin. "Pynchon Weighs In: Jokey, Dense, 1,085 pages." The Philadelphia Enquirer (19 November 2006): H01.

Romano, Carlin. "Welcome Back Thomas Pynchon!." The Philadelphia Enquirer (31 December 1989): 1C, 4C.

Romine, Dannye. "Be Very Quiet: We're Stalking the Wily Pynchon." Charlotte Observer (14 January 1990): 7F.

Ronell, Avital. Stupidity . University of Illinois Press, Urbana, Illinois, United States (2002): 25-29, 318.

Roraback, Erik S. "New Pathways Through Pynchon: Review of American Postmodernity." Pynchon Notes 50-51 (Spring - Fall 2002): 174-182.

Roraback, Erik S. "Para-Baroque Conceptual Intersections & Interventions: Finnegans Wake, Gravity's Rainbow & The Writing of the Disaster." Hypermedia Joyce Studies 5.2 (2004-2005).

Rosenbaum, Jonathan. "Gravity's Rainbow." New Review 3.28 (1976): 64.

Rosenbaum, Jonathan. "Gravity's Rainbow." Pynchon: A Collection of Critical Essays . Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1978): 67-68.

Rosenbaum, Jonathan. "One man's meat is another man's Poisson." The Village Voice (1973).

Rosenbaum, Jonathan. "Pynchon on the Beach." Slate (3 August 2009).

Rosenbaum, Jonathan. "Pynchon's Tangle." In These Times (14-27 July 1997): 26.

Rosenbaum, Jonathan. "Reading: Pynchon's Prayer." Reader (9 March 1990): 8, 29-31.

Rosenbaum, Ron. "The Devil in Long Island." New York Times Magazine (22 August 1993): 21–27, 36–38, 42, 44 (passim).

Rosenbaum, Ron. "The Edgy Enthusiast." New York Observer (28 April 1997): 43.

Rosenbaum, Ron. "Pynchon and Crunch: Heroes of the Underworld Wide Web." New York Observer (8 January 2001): 9.

Rosenberg, Martin E. "Invisibility, the War Machine and Prigogine: Physics, Philosophy and the Threshold of Historical Consciousness in Pynchon's Zone." Pynchon Notes 30-31 (Spring - Fall 1992): 91-138.

Rosenberg, Martin E. "Portals in Duchamp and Pynchon." Pynchon Notes 34-35 (Spring - Fall 1994): 148-175.

Rosenfeld, Aaron. "The 'Scanty Plot': Orwell, Pynchon, and the Poetics of Paranoia." Twentieth Century Literature 50.4 (2004): 337–367.

Rosenfelder, Andreas. "Der V-Affekt: Kunst und Technik. Köln tagt über 'Pynchon/Germany'." Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (19 June 2002): Feuilleton: 48.

Rosenheim, Shawn James. The Cryptographic Imagination: Secret Writing from Edgar Poe to the Internet . Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, Maryland, United States (1997): 171–173, 190–197, 247–249.

Rosenhein, Laurence. "Letter to Richard Pearce in Response to Pynchon's Endings." Pynchon Notes 17 (Fall 1985): 35-50.

Rosenthal, Regine. "Gravity's Rainbow and the Postmodern Picaro." Revue française d'études américaines 42 (1989): 407–426.

Rose, Sean James. "Deux astronomes autour de la terre." Lire.fr (February 2001).

Rossari, Marco. "Alfabeto bleeding edge." Il Sole 24 Ore (26 October 2013).

Rossi, Umberto. ""Something More Than a Rifle": Firearms in and around Thomas Pynchon’s Mason & Dixon." ORBIT 2.2 (2014).

Rossi, Umberto. "Chapter Five. Florence, or Pynchon’s Italian Job." Dream Tonight of Peacock Tails: Essays on the Fiftieth Anniversary of Thomas Pynchon’s V. . Cambridge Scholars, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom (1 August 2015): 95-116.

Rossi, Umberto. "Doper’s Cadenza, or Pynchon’s Vineland as a (mis)Reading of Philip K. Dick’s A Scanner Darkly." International Pynchon Week 2015 (8-12 June 2015).

Rossi, Umberto and Paolo Simonetti. "Dream Tonight of Peacock Tails: Essays on the Fiftieth Anniversary of Thomas Pynchon’s V.." Dream Tonight of Peacock Tails: Essays on the Fiftieth Anniversary of Thomas Pynchon’s V. . Cambridge Scholars, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom (1 August 2015): 235.

Rossi, Umberto. "Il Transito di Venere. A Malta, sulle Tracce di Thomas Pynchon." Pulp Libri (September - October 2004): 66-69.

Rossi, Umberto. "'The Harmless Yank Hobby'. Mappe, Giochi, Missili e Altre Paranoie in Tempo Fuori Luogo di Philip Kindred Dick e L'arcobaleno della Gravita di Thomas Ruggles Pynchon." La dissoluzione onesta: Scritti su Thomas Pynchon . Edizioni Cronopio, Napoli, Italy (2003): 107-117.

Rossi, Umberto. "'The Harmless Yank Hobby': Maps, Games, Missiles and Sundry Paranoias in Time Out of Joint and Gravity's Rainbow." Pynchon Notes 52-53 (Spring - Fall 2003): 106-123.

Ross, John. "Finding Vineland." San Francisco Review of Books 16.1 (1991): 35-36.

Rothberg, Michael. "Dead Letter Office: Conspiracy, Trauma, and Song of Solomon 's Posthumous Communication." African American Review 37.4 (2003): 501–516 (passim).

Rother, James. "Parafiction: The Adjacant Universe of Barth, Barthelme, Pynchon and Nabokov." Boundary 2 5.1 (2 1976): 21-43.

Roth, John K. "Thomas Pynchon." American Diversity, American Identity: The Lives and Works of 145 Writers Who Define the American Experience . Henry Holt, New York, New York, United States (1995): 492–496.

Röttger, Friedhelm. "Protuberanzen des Zorns." Esslinger Zeitung (1 August 2009).

Rouge, Robert. "Histoire, psychanalyse et litterature chez trois romanciers americains contemporains. Warren, Styron, Pynchon." Echanges: Actes du Congres de Strasbourg . Didier, Paris, France (1982): 393-403.

Roussilhe, Olivier. "Le double et son masque." Cyclocosmia (18 September 2008): 38-41.

Rovit, Earl. "Some Shapes in in Recent American Fiction." Contemporary Literature 15.4 (1974): 539-561.

Rowberry, Simon Peter. "Reassessing the Gravity's Rainbow Pynchon Wiki: A new research paradigm?." ORBIT 1.1 (2012).

Rowcroft, Andrew Stewart. "Pynchon the Post-Marxist." International Pynchon Week 2015 (8-12 June 2015).

Rowcroft, Andrew Stewart. "Review of Luc Herman and Steven Weisenburger, Gravity’s Rainbow, Domination, and Freedom." ORBIT 2.2 (2014).

Rowe, John C. "Spin-off: The Rhetoric of Television and Postmodern Memory." Narrative and Culture . University of Georgia Press, Athens, Georgia, United States (1994): 97-120 (97-99).

Rowlinson, Zac. "'a long way from strange and weird sex. Isn’t it?': Pynchon’s Late Fiction." International Pynchon Week 2015 (8-12 June 2015).

Rowlinson, Zac. "Review of 'How had it ever happened here?': A Constructivist Reading of Thomas Pynchon's The Crying of Lot 49 and its Role in the Pynchon Canon, by Yvonne Klose (2012)." ORBIT 1.2 (2012).

Royster, Paul. "Une chronologie pynchonienne." Face à Pynchon . Inculte/Le Cherche Midi, Paris, France (2008): 91-105.

Royster, Paul. "Thomas Pynchon: A Brief Chronology." Faculty Publications (2001).

Ruch, Allen B. "Against the Day: Early Review." Spermatikos Logos (20 November 2006).

Ruggles, Jenny. "Thomas Pynchon's Favorite Band." Addicted to Noise (3 July 1996): s.p..

Ruland, Richard and Malcolm Bradbury. From Puritanism to Postmodernism: A History of American Literature . Viking, New York, New York, United States (1991): 382–383, 391–392.

Rundle, Vivienne. "The Double Bind of Metafiction: Implicating Narrative in The Crying of Lot 49 and Travesty." Pynchon Notes 24-25 (Spring - Fall 1989): 31-44.

Ruppersburg, Hugh. "Literature in Historical Context: An Essay-Review." Mississippi Quarterly 43.1 ((1989-1990) 1989): 69-76.

Rushdie, Salman. "Le retour de l'homme invisible." Le Nouvel Observateur (15-21 February 1990): 73-75.

Rushdie, Salman. "Still Crazy After All These Years." New York Times Book Review (14 January 1990): 36-37.

Rushdie, Salman. "Thomas Pynchon." Imaginary Homelands . Penguin, Harmondsworth, United Kingdom (1991): 352-357.

Rushing, Robert A. "Am I Paranoid Enough?." American Literary History 18.2 (2006): 390-393.

Russell, Alison. "Staying the Course: Pynchon 101: Review of A Companion to V.." Pynchon Notes 46-49 (Spring - Fall 2000): 247-250.

Russell, Alison. "Travels in Baedeker Land: Thomas Pynchon's V.." Crossing Boundaries: Postmodern Travel Literature . Palgrave, New York, New York, United States (2000): 51–81.

Russell, Charles. "Aporien der Postmoderne. Thomas Pynchon und die Schwerkraft der Systeme." Ordnung und Entropie: zum Romanwerk von Thomas Pynchon . Rowohlt, Reinbek bei Hamburg, Germany (1981): 255-280.

Russell, Charles. "Individual Voice in the Collective Discourse: Literary Innovation in Postmodern American Fiction." Substance 27 (1980): 29–39 (passim).

Russell, Charles. "Pynchon's Language: Signs, Systems, and Subversion." Approaches to Gravity's Rainbow . Ohio State University Press, Columbus, Ohio, United States (1983): 252-271.

Ryan, David. "Thomas Pynchon." The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Literature . Oxford University Press, New York, New York, United States (2004): 446–452.

Ryckx, Michel. "Abundancy and Dialogue in Pynchon Criticism: A Possible Model for a Computed Secondary Bibliography." Of Pynchon And Vice (9-12 June 2010).

Ryckx, Michel. "Indexing Pynchon’s Works: An Attempt." International Pynchon Week 2015 (8-12 June 2015).

Rønnov-Jessen, Peter. "California dreaming, Fredag." Arg 5.26 (1990): 74-79.

Rønnov-Jessen, Peter. "Paranoia, n." Arg 4.71 (1989): 306-308.