Thursday, April 25, 2013 11:43 am
Don DeLillo honored by Library of Congress
The Associated Press
Widely acknowledged as a master chronicler of American dread and secrecy, DeLillo was praised in a statement by the library Thursday for his narratives "into the sociopolitical and moral life" of the United States. DeLillo's novels include "Underworld," "Libra" and "White Noise."
The 76-year-old DeLillo will be presented with the award in September during the library's annual National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.