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

David G. Cowart

Author of Monograph

  1. Cowart, David G. Thomas Pynchon: The Art of Allusion. Southern Illinois University Press: Carbondale, Illinois (1980). ISBN: 0-8093-0944-0 (154 pages).
  2. Cowart, David G. Thomas Pynchon and the Dark Passages of History. University of Georgia Press: Athens, Georgia (2012). ISBN: 978-0-8203-4062 (224 pages).

Articles in Books

This section does not show the chapters in this author's monograph(s).

  1. Cowart, David G. "Attenuated Postmodernism: Pynchon's Vineland." Stanley Trachtenberg (Ed.) : Critical Essays on American Postmodernism, 182-191 (1995).
  2. Cowart, David G. "Attenuated Postmodernism: Pynchon's Vineland." Geoffrey Green, Donald Greiner, Larry McCaffery (Ed.) : The Vineland Papers: Critical Takes on Pynchon's Novel, 3-13 (1994).
  3. Cowart, David G. "Germany and German Culture in the Works of Thomas Pynchon." Peter Freese (Ed.) : Germany and German Thought in American Literature and Cultural Criticism, 305-318 (1990).
  4. Cowart, David G. "Heteroclite Historiography: Representations of the Past in Contemporary American Fiction." Yoneyama Hiroshi (Ed.) : Proceedings of the Kyoto American Studies Summer Seminar, August 1 - August 3, 2005, 179-199 (2006).
  5. Cowart, David G. "Pynchon in Literary History." Inger Dalsgaard, Luc Herman, Brian McHale (Ed.) : The Cambridge Companion to Thomas Pynchon, 83-96 (2012).
  6. Cowart, David G. "Slow Learner: Early Stories." (Ed.) : Magill's Literary Annual 1985, 830-834 (1985).
  7. Cowart, David G. "Teaching Pynchon's V.." Thomas Schaub (Ed.) : Approaches to Teaching The Crying of Lot 49 and Other Works by Thomas Pynchon, 88-98 (2008).
  8. Cowart, David G. "The Luddite Vision: Mason & Dixon." Harold Bloom (Ed.) : Thomas Pynchon, 261-281 (2003).
  9. Cowart, David G. "Thomas Pynchon." Frank Magill (Ed.) : Critical Survey of Long Fiction: English Language Series, 2186-2194 (1983).

Articles in Journals

  1. Cowart, David G. "'Sacrificial Ape': King Kong and His Antitypes in Gravity's Rainbow." Literature and Psychology Vol. 28.03-04, 1978, 112-118.
  2. Cowart, David G. "Attenuated Postmodernism: Pynchon's Vineland." (no special issue title), Special Issue of Critique: Studies in Contemporary Fiction Vol. 32.2, Winter 1990, 67-76.
  3. Cowart, David G. "Baedeker to Pynchon: Review." Pynchon Notes 5, February 1981, 21-28.
  4. Cowart, David G. "Cinematic Auguries of the Third Reich in Gravity's Rainbow." Literature/Film Quarterly Vol. 4.6, 1978, 364-370.
  5. Cowart, David G. "Love and Death: Variations on a Theme in Pynchon's Early Fiction." Journal of Narrative Technique Vol. 7.3, 1977, 157-169.
  6. Cowart, David G. "Pynchon and the Sixties." Critique: Studies in Contemporary Fiction Vol. 41.1, 1999, 3-13.
  7. Cowart, David G. "Pynchon's The Crying of Lot 49 and the Paintings of Remedios Varo." Critique: Studies in Contemporary Fiction Vol. 18.3, 1977, 19-26 or 5-17.
  8. Cowart, David G. "Pynchon's Use of the Tannhauser-Legend in Gravity's Rainbow." Notes on Contemporary Literature Vol. 9.3, 1979, 2-3.
  9. Cowart, David G. "Review of Pynchon: A Collection of Critical Essays, by Edward Mendelson." Journal of Aesthetic Education Vol. 13.3, 1979, 125-127.
  10. Cowart, David G. "Review of Slade's Thomas Pynchon." American Literature: A Journal of Literary History, Criticism, and Bibliography Vol. 65.1, 1993, 170-171.
  11. Cowart, David G. "Review of Writing Pynchon." American Literature: A Journal of Literary History, Criticism, and Bibliography Vol. 63.1, 1991, 153-154.
  12. Cowart, David G. "Science and the Arts in Pynchon's 'Entropy'." CLA Journal Vol. 24.1, 1980, 108-115.
  13. Cowart, David G. "Science and the Arts in Pynchon's 'Entropy'." Proceedings of the Philological Association of the Carolinas: Annual Meeting 9, March 1979, .
  14. Cowart, David G. "The Luddite Vision: Mason & Dixon." American Literature: A Journal of Literary History, Criticism, and Bibliography Vol. 74.3, 2002, 341-363.
  15. Cowart, David G. "The Luddite Vision: Mason & Dixon." American Literature: A Journal of Literary History, Criticism, and Bibliography Vol. 71.2, 1999, 341-363.
  16. Cowart, David G. "V. in Florence: Botticelli's Birth of Venus and the Metamorphosis of Victoria Wren." Southern Humanities Review Vol. 13.4, 1979, 345-353.
  17. Cowart, David G. "“Down on the Barroom Floor of History”: Pynchon’s Bleeding Edge." Vol. 24.1, September 2013, .

In the Press

  1. Cowart, David G. "Continuity and Growth: Pynchon's Vineland." Kenyon Review Vol. 12.4, 1990, 176-190.

Dissertation of the Third Cycle

  1. David G. Cowart. Thomas Pynchon's Art of Allusion. Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States, (1977): DAI 38, 782A.