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

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  1. Graham Benton. Daydreams and Dynamite: Anarchist Possibility in Thomas Pynchon's Against the Day. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  2. Gilles Chamerois. Pynchon, Leone, and Dynamite. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  3. Gilles Chamerois. The Incorporation of, Among Other Things, America in Against the Day. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  4. Ali Chetwynd. Inherent Obligation: Ethical Relations and The Demands of Patronage in Recent Pynchon. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  5. Ali Chetwynd. Pynchon's Vocabulary of Curves: Circular Motion Metaphors Beyond the Rocket Arch. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  6. Matthew Cissell . Locating Pynchon in the Literary Field : A Critique of Reviews of Against the Day. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  7. William Clarke. 'It's My Job, I Can't Back Out': The 'House' and Coercive Property Relations in Pynchon's Vineland. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  8. Colin Clarke. Exploding the Western: Pynchon, Wister, and Cooper. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  9. Francisco Collado-Rodriguez. Science, Intertextuality, and the Role of V. in Pynchon's Against the Day: (or the Literary Effects of Trauma in Contemporary America). Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  10. Fabienne Collignon. A Vortex, Inside Light. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  11. Inger Dalsgaard. Fast Forward/Rewind: Against the Direction of Time. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  12. Simon de Bourcier. The Æther in Against the Day. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  13. Simon de Bourcier. Travels in the Fourth Dimension in Thomas Pynchon's Against the Day. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  14. Xavier Marcó del Pont . Paranoid Reading: Narrative Structure and Organisational Devices in Thomas Pynchon's Against the Day and Inherent Vice. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  15. Kate Delaney . Hoop dreams: The soundtrack of Inherent Vice. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  16. Manlio Della Marca. 'All That Is Solid Melts Into Air': Between Hardware and Software. Memory and Signs in Thomas Pynchon's The Crying of Lot 49. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  17. Nina Engelhardt. Mathematics, Reality and Fiction in Thomas Pynchon's Against the Day. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  18. Giuseppe Episcopo . Time Overdrive / Space Override - Pynchon Antinomies. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  19. Martin Eve. 'It sure's hell looked like war': Terrorism and the Cold War in Thomas Pynchon's Against the Day and Don DeLillo's Underworld. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  20. Jola Feix . Reading Against the Day with the Chums of Chance. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  21. Joanna Freer. Daylit Fictions and Dark Conjugates: The Political Role of Fantasy in Thomas Pynchon's The Crying of Lot 49 and Against the Day. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  22. Pawel Frelik. Always judge a book by its cover : Reading Pynchon's paratexts. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  23. Lovorka Gruic-Grmusa. Intrigue, Revenge and Bloodshed: Mapping the Balkans in Against the Day. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  24. Lovorka Gruic-Grmusa. The Symbolism of Light and Darkness in Against the Day. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  25. Richard Hardack. 'Say Something Once, Why Say It Again?': Eternal Return and Free Indirect Radicalism in Against the Day. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  26. Michael Harris. Pynchon and Race: V. Reconsidered. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  27. Michael Harris. The Tao of Thomas Pynchon. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  28. Doug Haynes. The Virtues of Vice: 'Black Humour' in Inherent Vice and Beyond. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  29. Maximilian Heinrich . Roads Not Taken: Historical Crossroads And Their Potential In Against the Day. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  30. Luc Herman. Race in Early Pynchon: Rewriting Sphere in V.. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  31. Nick Holdstock . 'Can you tell me, please, where is reality?': Imagined Utopias in Inherent Vice. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  32. Charles Hollander. Pynchon, Satire and the Moral Instinct. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  33. Tiina Käkelä-Puumala. 'There Is Money Everywhere': Representation, Authority, and the Money Form in Against the Day. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  34. Zofia Kolbuszewska. Heliography and Paramorphosis: Thomas Pynchon's DeLIGHTful Counter-Narratives. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  35. Robert Lacey . Pynchon on Totalitarianism: Power, Paranoia, and Preterition in Gravity's Rainbow and The Crying of Lot 49. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  36. Douglas Lannark. The Year of the Metal Tiger. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  37. Jessica Lawson. 'The Real and Only Fucking is Done on Paper': Penetrative Readings and Pynchon's Sexual Text. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  38. David Letzler . Pointsman and the Preterite: On Character and Theology in Gravity's Rainbow. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  39. Clément Lévy. 'Back to Gondwanaland!' or, Pynchon's Myths of Earth. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  40. Clément Lévy. As Far as Thomas Pynchon 'Loves Cameras'. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  41. Georgios Maragos. 'A Medium no Longer': How Communication and Information Become Objectives in Thomas Pynchon's Works. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  42. Georgios Maragos. Moving Images: Light-capturing Technologies, Reality, and the Individual in Thomas Pynchon's Twentieth Century. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  43. Arkadiusz Misztal . Varied Modes of Detection: A Forensic Investigation into Thomas Pynchon's The Crying of Lot 49 and Inherent Vice. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  44. Seán Molloy . Between and Beyond Bakunin and Nietzsche: Thomas Pynchon and the Politics of Transcendence. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  45. Matthias Mosch . Faust and the Faustian in Gravity's Rainbow. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  46. Richard Moss. Ernst Bloch's European Reichs in Pynchon's Imagined Europe. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  47. J. Paul Narkunas. Time's Fractured Arrows: Pynchon's Against the Day, Ethnic Genocide, and the 'Macedonian Question'. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  48. Keith O'Neill. 'Against the Master': Pynchon's Wellsian Art. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  49. Keith O'Neill. Inherent Vice's Monster Mash: Pynchon and the Gothic. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  50. Frank Palmeri. Plutocratic Dystopia, Anarchist Utopias in Pynchon's Against the Day. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  51. Mark Quinn. In the Shadow of the Masters: Dante, Joyce and Pynchon. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  52. Terry Reilly. Hans Kammler and Gravity's Rainbow: Or, The Kammlerstab Takes a Road Trip. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  53. Terry Reilly. 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: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  54. Michel Ryckx. Abundancy and Dialogue in Pynchon Criticism: A Possible Model for a Computed Secondary Bibliography. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  55. Jeffrey Severs. 'The abstractions she was instructed to embody': Women and Capitalism in Against the Day. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  56. Jeffrey Severs. Pynchon's Dogs. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  57. Jesse Sherwood . Pynchon's Wild West: The American Myth in Against the Day and Other Works. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  58. Steven Showers. Mathematics in Thomas Pynchon's Against the Day. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  59. Paolo Simonetti. 'Bye Bye Black Dahlia': Thomas Pynchon and the Inherent Vice of detective fiction. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  60. Michael Sinding. Crusades Begin as Pilgrimages: Pynchon's New Medievalisms. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  61. Michael Sinding. Framing Monsters: Pynchon's Multiple and Mixed Genres. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  62. Pawel Stachura . Literary Spaces in Pynchon, Strugatskie, and Dukaj. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  63. Toon Staes. 'When You Come to a Fork in the Road' - Marcuse, Gravity's Rainbow and Against the Day. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  64. Rod Taveira. 'Shadow Factories': Allegorical Technologies of Entertainment in Against the Day. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  65. Samuel Thomas. Metkoviç to Mostar: Pynchon and the Balkans. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  66. Gary Thompson. Performing Pynchon. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  67. Petrus van Ewijk. The ARPAnet Trip: The Network from Gravity's Rainbow to Inherent Vice. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  68. Birger Vanwesenbeeck. The Crying of Lot 49 and the Politics of Mourning. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  69. Dara Waldron . Thanatoids and Death by Television: Politics and/of the Spectacle in Thomas Pynchon's Vineland. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  70. Celia Wallhead. Kit and Kim: Espionage in Against the Day. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008
  71. Celia Wallhead. The ineludible flaws in hippiedom and fascism in Thomas Pynchons' Inherent Vice. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  72. Huei-ju Wang . The Figure of the Private Eye in Pynchon from The Crying of Lot 49 to Inherent Vice. Of Pynchon And Vice: America's Inherent Others, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin 9-12 June 2010
  73. Charley Wesley. Realism, Surrealism, and Awe: The Artistic Expression of Thomas Pynchon and Neo Rauch. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, Munich 10-14 June 2008

Thanks to Véronique Bogaerts for making the International Pynchon Week 2010 abstracts fit for uploading.