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Paper Empire: William Gaddis and the World System Paperback – February 4, 2007

ISBN-13: 978-0817354060 ISBN-10: 0817354069 Edition: 1st Edition

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"Paper Empire fills the gap in the scholarly literature on Gaddis. I know of no other monograph or collection of essays that addresses in such a focused way the contexts, especially the systematic contexts, of Gaddis's writing." - Brian McHale, author of The Obligation Toward the Difficult Whole: Postmodernist Long Poems"

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Joseph Tabbi is author of Cognitive Fictions and Postmodern Sublime: Technology and American Writing from Mailer to Cyberpunk. Rone Shavers is a Ph.D candidate in English at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

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Jeff Bursey is a novelist, short story writer, playwright and literary critic. His reviews and fiction are found in publications in Canada, Britain and the US, as well as on the Internet. Verbatim: A Novel came out in October 2010. His website is www.jeffbursey.com; the blog for Verbatim: A Novel is http://verbatimanovel.wordpress.com/.

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