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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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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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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

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Do lobsters feel pain? Did Franz Kafka have a funny bone? What is John Updike's deal, anyway? And what happens when adult video starlets meet their fans in person? David Foster Wallace answers these questions and more in essays that are also enthralling narrative adventures. Whether covering the…read more

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Adolfo Bioy Casares J. P. Donleavy Guillermo Martínez William Somerset Maugham A. A. Milne Fabio Morábito Daniel Moyano Paul Theroux William T. Tilden John Updike David Foster Wallace Escritores de varias generaciones y nacionalidades -latinoamericanos, estadounidenses y europeos-, apelando al…read more

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David Foster Wallace made an art of taking readers into places no other writer even gets near. The series of stories from which this exuberantly acclaimed book takes its title is a sequence of imagined interviews with men on the subject of their relations with women. These portraits of men at…read more

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Finally back in print--David Foster Wallace and Mark Costello's exuberant exploration of rap music and culture. Living together in Cambridge in 1989, David Foster Wallace and longtime friend Mark Costello discovered that they shared "an uncomfortable, somewhat furtive, and distinctively white…read more

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In this exuberantly praised book - a collection of seven pieces on subjects ranging from television to tennis, from the Illinois State Fair to the films of David Lynch, from postmodern literary theory to the supposed fun of traveling aboard a Caribbean luxury cruiseliner - David Foster Wallace…read more