Post-Modern

1950-Present

Don DeLillo


  • Writes life on the late 20 and early 21 centuries.
  • Recived book awards as of 1985, The National Book Awards, and the American Book Award in 1998.



Bret Easton Ellis

  • Writes satire and fiction


David Foster Wallace

Characteristics

  • Really started up to become popular in the late 1960's and 1970.
  • Qualification for modern books can be pretty flexible.
  • Cornerstone of post-modernism is life, art, reality, and imagination.
  • Written about finding one self, or your place in the world.