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Only once did David Foster Wallace give a public talk on his views on life, during a commencement address given in 2005 at Kenyon College. The speech is reprinted for the first time in book form in THIS IS WATER. How does one keep from going through their comfortable, prosperous adult life…read more

Up, Simba!

by David Foster Wallace|

September 15, 2000

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In February 2000, "Rolling Stone" magazine sent David Foster Wallace, "NOT A POLITICAL JOURNALIST, " on the road for a week with Senator John McCain's campaign to win the Republican nomination for the Presidency. They wanted to know why McCain appealed so much to so many Americans, and…read more

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One of David Foster Wallace's most famous essays, now available as an eBook short. Beloved for his keen eye, sharp wit, and relentless self-mockery, David Foster Wallace has been celebrated by both critics and fans as the voice of a generation. In this hilarious essay, originally published in the…read more

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Published when Wallace was just twenty-four years old, The Broom of the System stunned critics and marked the emergence of an extraordinary new talent. At the center of this outlandishly funny, fiercely intelligent novel is the bewitching heroine, Lenore Stonecipher Beadsman. The year is 1990 and…read more

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Al recién llegado David F. Wallace los agentes del Centro Regional de Examen de la Agencia Tributaria de Peoria, Illinois, le parecen de lo más normal. A medida que se adentra en la tediosa y repetitiva rutina de su trabajo, conocerá la magnífica variedad de personalidades que han sentido la…read more

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Hay relatos de tamaño convencional y otros que ocupan un solo párrafo; uno está escrito como un esquema y otro como una entrada de diccionarios; hay transcripciones de entrevistas cuyas preguntas jamás leemos, pero imaginamos; hay notas a pie de página que puntúan lo que dice el texto. En…read more

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In the stories that make up Oblivion , David Foster Wallace joins the rawest, most naked humanity with the infinite involutions of self-consciousness--a combination that is dazzlingly, uniquely his. These are worlds undreamt-of by any other mind. Only David Foster Wallace could convey a father's…read more

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I sei racconti di Questa è l'acqua , scritti tra il 1984 e il 2005, offrono uno sguardo di insieme sulla straordinaria avventura artistica di Wallace, e una summa delle sue tematiche e dei diversi stili con cui le ha affrontate ed esaltate. La depressione, vivisezionata nelle sue spietate…read more

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Escritos con el corazón en la mano y con un entusiasmo contagioso, estos ensayos nos muestran la belleza, complejidad, perfección, brillantez y exigencia del deporte preferido de Wallace. «La belleza humana de la que hablamos aquí es de un tipo muy concreto; se puede llamar belleza cinética. Su…read more

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Remarkable, hilarious, and unsettling re-imaginations of reality by "a dynamic writer of extraordinary talent" ( New York Times Book Review ). David Foster Wallace was one of America's most prodigiously talented and original young writers, and Girl with Curious Hair displays the full range of his…read more

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Negli anni della giovinezza e prima di diventare forse il piú grande innovatore della letteratura americana contemporanea, David Foster Wallace si è a lungo dedicato al tennis, entrando nelle classifiche regionali e sfiorando la fama che ha saputo costruirsi altrove, e con ben altri esiti. E il…read more

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Is John McCain "For Real?" That's the question David Foster Wallace set out to explore when he first climbed aboard Senator McCain's campaign caravan in February 2000. It was a moment when Mccain was increasingly perceived as a harbinger of change, the anticandidate whose goal was "to inspire…read more