The Languishing of the Falling Man: Don Delillo and Jonathan Safran Foer’s Photographic History of 9/11

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleThe Languishing of the Falling Man: Don Delillo and Jonathan Safran Foer’s Photographic History of 9/11 Author(S)Aaron Mauro (Author)
Abstract  Fifteen seconds past 9:41 am, on September 11, 2001, Richard Drew took a photograph of a falling man. After being uploaded to the Associated Press news network, the photograph was swiftly picked up by the media. The following day the photograph appeared on page seven of The New York Times and in hundreds of other newspapers around the world. Due to the ensuing public outrage directed toward editors for what was deemed an obscene representation of a man’s death ...Paginationp584-606
SubjectLiteratureDescriptorsEnglish fiction
Journal TitleModern Fiction Studies  
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