• Starry-Eyed Semiotics: Learning to Read Slothrop's Map and Gravity's Rainbow

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    Starry-Eyed Semiotics: Learning to Read Slothrop's Map and Gravity's Rainbow

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Throughout his novels, Thomas Pynchon demonstrates a meticulous concern for the interrelationship and dislocation between character and locale. Pynchon places his fictions in actual geographic locations, and like James Joyce in Ulysses and Graham Greene in It's a Battlefield, he exploits each location by filling his fictions with facts.

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Duyfhuizen B., (1981) “Starry-Eyed Semiotics: Learning to Read Slothrop's Map and Gravity's Rainbow”, Pynchon Notes 0(6), p.5-33. doi: https://doi.org/10.16995/pn.477

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01 Jun 1981