- Name: Don DeLillo
- Born: 11/20/1936 (84 years old)
- Occupation: Novelist
Donald Richard DeLillo (born November 20, 1936) is an American novelist, short story writer, playwright, screenwriter and essayist. His works have covered subjects as diverse as television, nuclear war, sports, the complexities of language, performance art, the Cold War, mathematics, the advent of the digital age, politics, economics, and global terrorism.
Birth Name: Donald Richard DeLillo
School: Fordham University
Alias: Cleo Birdwell
Birth Place: New York City, U.S.
Don DeLillo quotes :
I felt Joyce was an influence on my fiction, but in a very general way, as a kind of inspiration and a model for the beauty of language.Don DeLillo
I slept for four years. I didn't study much of anything. I majored in something called communication arts.Don DeLillo
There's always a period of curious fear between the first sweet-smelling breeze and the time when the rain comes cracking down.Don DeLillo
There's a connection between the advances that are made in technology and the sense of primitive fear people develop in response to it.Don DeLillo