Orion, 22 jul. 2010 - 800 páginas
A young man arrives in the anarchic city of Bellona, in a near future USA. This world has two moons but could otherwise be our own.
The man, known only as 'the Kid' begins to write a novel called Dhalgren that begins where it ends.
Dhalgren is about the possibilites of fiction and aboout the special demands and pleasures of youth culture.
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LibraryThing ReviewReseña de usuario - albertgoldfain - LibraryThing
Melancholia and absurdism with hundreds of pages of content-free puddles of nothing. The recursive palimpsest with a circular structure is very clever, but working from this schema does not make Delany a James Joyce. I did like the meta musings on the act of writing. Leer reseña completa
LibraryThing ReviewReseña de usuario - -sunny- - LibraryThing
Honestly not sure whether to give it a 3.5 or a 4, so I'm going with a 4 for now. haven't read anything like it--at least not recently enough to remember--and the characters and setting were ... Leer reseña completa