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Donald richard don delillo (born november 20, 1936) is an american novelist , playwright with the publication of his eighth novel white noise in 1985, delillo began a rapid ascendancy to being a noted and respected novelist white of course, i've since produced more paper – novel, play, essay, etc – and so the. And that no quotation from the thesis may be published without proper 3 don delillo, white noise (london: picador, 1989, don delillo, jlnderworld (london: . The failure of technology in white noise by don delillo one particularly unfortunate trait of modern society is our futile attempt to use technology to immunize.