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

Umberto Rossi

Editor of Essai Collection

  1. Rossi, Umberto and Paolo Simonetti. Dream Tonight of Peacock Tails: Essays on the Fiftieth Anniversary of Thomas Pynchon’s V.. Cambridge Scholars: Newcastle upon Tyne (2015). ISBN: 978-1-4438-7767 (235 pages).

Articles in Books

  1. 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." Giancarlo Alfano, Mattia Carratello (Ed.) : La dissoluzione onesta: Scritti su Thomas Pynchon, 107-117 (2003).
  2. Rossi, Umberto. "Chapter Five. Florence, or Pynchon’s Italian Job ." Umberto Rossi, Paolo Simonetti (Ed.) : Dream Tonight of Peacock Tails: Essays on the Fiftieth Anniversary of Thomas Pynchon’s V., 95-116 (2015).

Articles in Journals

  1. Rossi, Umberto. ""Something More Than a Rifle": Firearms in and around Thomas Pynchon’s Mason & Dixon." ORBIT: Writing Around Pynchon Vol. 2.2, 2014, .
  2. 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.
  3. Rossi, Umberto. "Il Transito di Venere: A Malta, sulle Tracce di Thomas Pynchon." Pulp Libri , September - October 2004, 66-69.

Presentations during Conferences

  1. 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: Pynchon on the Edge , 8-12 June 2015 (2015).