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David Foster Wallace

Biography

David Foster Wallace

David Foster Wallace wrote the novels THE PALE KING, INFINITE JEST and THE BROOM OF THE SYSTEM, and the story collections OBLIVION, BRIEF INTERVIEWS WITH HIDEOUS MEN and GIRL WITH CURIOUS HAIR. His nonfiction includes CONSIDER THE LOBSTER, A SUPPOSEDLY FUN THING I'LL NEVER DO AGAIN, EVERYTHING AND MORE, and THIS IS WATER. He died in 2008.

David Foster Wallace

Books by David Foster Wallace

by David Foster Wallace - Essays, Nonfiction

BOTH FLESH AND NOT gathers 15 of David Foster Wallace’s essays never published in book form, including "Federer Both Flesh and Not," considered by many to be his nonfiction masterpiece; "The (As it Were) Seminal Importance of Terminator 2," which deftly dissects James Cameron's blockbuster; and "Fictional Futures and the Conspicuously Young," an examination of television's effect on a new generation of writers.