Donald Barthelme | Literature Criticism Critical Essay by Patrick O'Donnell

This literature criticism consists of approximately 14 pages of analysis & critique of Donald Barthelme.
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Critical Essay by Patrick O'Donnell

SOURCE: "Living Arrangements: On Donald Barthelme's Paradise," in Critical Essays on Donald Barthelme, edited by Richard F. Patteson, G. K. Hall, 1992. pp. 208-16.

In the following essay, O'Donnell illustrates how Barthelme comments on various aspects of contemporary life and society in Paradise.

      Shall our blood fail? Or shall it come to be
      The blood of paradise? And shall the earth
      Seem all of paradise that we shall know?
      The sky will be much friendlier then than now,
     ...

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