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David Foster Wallace

Novelist, Essayist (21-Feb-1962 — 12-Sep-2008)


Marshall Boswell. Understanding David Foster Wallace. University of South Carolina Press. 2003. 232pp.

Stephen Burn. David Foster Wallace's Infinite Jest: A Reader's Guide. Continuum International Publishing Group. 2003. 96pp.

D. T. Max. Every Love Story Is a Ghost Story: A Life of David Foster Wallace. New York: Viking. 2012. 368pp.


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