Browsing All posts tagged under »David Foster Wallace«

Infinite Jest & DFW (I): ”places where things broke down, fragmented into beauty”

March 12, 2017 by


“...logical validity is not a guarantee of truth.”

David Foster Wallace / Brief Interviews with Hideous Men

April 2, 2015 by


Photo:Bruce Steinberg See you as a thing, that they can see you as a thing, Do you know what that means? It’s terrible, we know how terrible it is as an idea, and that it’s wrong, and we think we know all these things about human rights and human dignity and how terrible it is […]

David Foster Wallace / 79 word short story

December 28, 2014 by


"One never knew, after all, now did one now did one now did one."

Erasing Infinite / a D.F.W. & Jenni B. Baker project

August 31, 2014 by


''Poet Jenni B. Baker creates erasure poetry from David Foster Wallace's "Infinite Jest," one page at a time''

David Foster Wallace / “god’s open wound”

January 30, 2014 by


And yet (fact): Hands lack the anatomical mass required to support the weight of an adult human. Both Roman legal texts and modern examinations of a first-century skeleton confirm that classical crucifixion required nails to be driven through the subject’s wrists, not his hands. Hence the, quote, “necessarily simultaneous truth and falsity of the stigmata” […]

Infinite Jest / David Foster Wallace

October 23, 2013 by


  Încă n-am citit Infinite Jest, dar mă tot documentez de ceva vreme despre cartea asta și despre autor, ambii prezențe foarte interesante pe scena literaturii. Despre David Foster Wallace voi mai scrie (e o obsesie în curs de formare), deocamdată  iată un citat (primul OCD quote of the day!),  despre această carte de peste […]