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Infinite Summer

This morning, I spotted Kottke’s post about Infinite Summer, which is a book club that aims to read David Foster Wallace’s Infinite Jest in its entirety (endnotes and all) between June 21st and September 22nd. The book club has a … Continue reading

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Remembering David Foster Wallace

When I was in graduate school at Illinois State University (and I was much younger and cockier than I am now), I had David Foster Wallace as a professor for a contemporary literature class, which he very much taught as … Continue reading

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David Foster Wallace is dead.

I’m shocked. Kristin and I got home tonight, and I started reading through my feeds and discovered that David Foster Wallace committed suicide by hanging himself last night. I took a class from him when I was getting my Master’s … Continue reading

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