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Douglas Coupland was born December 30, 1961 on a Canadian military base in Baden-Soellingen, Germany. He graduated from Sentinel Secondary School in West Vancouver in 1979 and went on to McGill University. He was unhappy there and went on to Emily Carr College of Art and Design. He has said that mostra altro these were the best four years of his life. He graduated in 1984 with a focus on sculpture and moved on to study at the European Design Institute in Milan. He also completed a two-year course in Japanese business science in Hawaii in 1986.He soon began writing for magazines as a means of paying the bills. He soon started work on his first novel Generation X: Tales for an Accelerated Culture which was published in 1991. His second novel Shampoo Planet focused on the generation after Generation X and was published in 1992. This generation was termed "Global Teens". His career has consisted of writing, sculpting, and editing and he also hosted The Search for Generation X, a PBS documentary, 1991. Douglas Coupland has also worked on a magazine called Wired . He wrote a short story about the life of the employees of Mocrosoft Corporation. This short story provided inspiration for his novel Microserfs. (Bowker Author Biography) mostra meno
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Opere di Douglas Coupland

Microservi (1995) 4,911 copie
Fidanzata in coma (1998) 3,220 copie
JPod (2006) 3,194 copie
Hey Nostradamus! (2003) 2,796 copie
La sacra famiglia (2001) 2,610 copie
La vita dopo dio (1994) 2,417 copie
Generazione shampoo: romanzo (1992) 2,250 copie
Eleanor Rigby (2004) 2,032 copie
Miss Wyoming (2000) 1,875 copie
The Gum Thief (2007) 1,554 copie
Memoria Polaroid (1996) 957 copie
Generazione A: romanzo (2009) 928 copie
Worst. Person. Ever. (2013) 344 copie

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Four Letter Word: New Love Letters (2007) — Collaboratore — 134 copie
Disco 2000 (1998) — Collaboratore — 97 copie
Darwin's Bastards: Astounding Tales from Tomorrow (2010) — Collaboratore — 92 copie
Slacker: A Screenplay (1992) — Prefazione — 85 copie
Granta 141: Canada (2017) — Collaboratore — 58 copie
Dovevo andarci: scrittori in viaggio con se stessi (2004) — Collaboratore — 11 copie
States (2005) — Collaboratore — 10 copie
Prachtig weer verhalen (1994) — Collaboratore — 3 copie

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43
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ISBN
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