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Understanding David Foster Wallace

Understanding David Foster Wallace

by Marshall Boswell
     
 

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Understanding David Foster Wallace guides readers through thoughtful examinations of Wallace's novels The Broom of the System and Infinite Jest and first two short story collections, Girl with Curious Hair and Brief Interviews with Hideous Men. In his readings of these works, Marshall Boswell affirms that Wallace (1962-2008), in his fiction, compels our attention for

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Understanding David Foster Wallace guides readers through thoughtful examinations of Wallace's novels The Broom of the System and Infinite Jest and first two short story collections, Girl with Curious Hair and Brief Interviews with Hideous Men. In his readings of these works, Marshall Boswell affirms that Wallace (1962-2008), in his fiction, compels our attention for the singular excellence of his work and his groundbreaking effort to chart a fruitful and affirmative new direction for literary fiction.

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ISBN-13:
9781570038877
Publisher:
University of South Carolina Press
Publication date:
07/24/2009
Series:
Understanding Contemporary American Literature Series
Pages:
244
Product dimensions:
4.80(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.80(d)

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