Thomas Pynchon

3 articles

The Deadly Sins/Sloth; Nearer, My Couch, to Thee

Adventures in acedia, from Aquinas to Bartleby.


Is It O.K. To Be A Luddite?

On Luddites, “bands of men, organized, masked, anonymous, whose object was to destroy machinery used mostly in the textile industry,” and their literary spawn.


A Journey Into The Mind of Watts

On life in Los Angeles, and the specter of a second riot.