In 1997, he published the bestselling Underworld, and in 1999 he was awarded the Jerusalem Prize, given to a writer whose work expresses the theme of the freedom of the individual in society; he was the first American author to receive it. He is also a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters.
This book was required reading in my college literature class at Auburn University. I enjoyed this book more than any of the other books required (Jane Eyre, Madame Bovary,... Read morePublished on Aug. 6 2003 by Ryan Belcher
This book has a very humorous touch to it, while questioning our culture. The book is the story of a typical family, living in this commercialistic society. Read morePublished on May 9 2002 by Eric
Many peole do not look at their culture and find it humorous. However, DeLillo is able to do this, and quite well. Read morePublished on May 2 2002 by Katherine Caldwell
Don Delillo, author of White Noise, wrote a classic with this book. A story about a family consumed with fear of death didn't seem like one I wanted to read, but when you get into... Read morePublished on May 2 2002 by emily
The book was very easy to read and understand. The main themes of the book were easy to find, you didn't have to think to hard to figure out what they were. Read morePublished on April 29 2002 by sarah
White Noise is honestly the best book I have ever read. The book by Don Delillo is based around an average suburban family named the Gladney's. Read morePublished on April 24 2002 by Jenifer
'White Noise' is hard to summarize in a brief review...it's morbid, apocalyptic, insanely funny, and beautifully strange all at once. Read morePublished on Dec 20 2001 by "cornell_boy"