The God Who Capped Himself: Thomas M. Disch, 1940-2008

Los Angeles CityBeat | August 1, 2008
In a literary culture that supposedly cherishes irony, the passing of such a master ironist has been remarkably little noted. That Disch likely took his life on July 4th (his body was discovered July 5) probably wasn't meant as tribute to our subtle wits either.

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