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    David Foster Wallace Talks About Literature (and More) in an Internet Chatroom: Read the 1996 Transcript

    Mark Twain (pen-name of Samuel Clemens) receiving an honorary Doctor of Literature degree from Oxford University, 1907

    Ernest Hemingway was a very famous author from the 1920s to the 1950s. In 1954 he won a Nobel Prize in Literature.

    Thomas Meaney: David Foster Wallace on Planet Trillaphon

    Infinite (Jest)Map limited edition print- oh man, as a David Foster Wallace disciple, this is a MUST HAVE

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    O Captain! My Captain! David Foster Wallace, Robin Williams, Walt Whitman, and the Unholy Ghost of Suicide | Brain Pickings

    The Rewriting of David Foster Wallace -- Vulture

    Brief Interviews with Hideous Men by David Foster Wallace

    30 Great Short Memoir Essays

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    If only it were all so simple! If only there were evil people somewhere insidiously committing evil deeds, and it were necessary only to separate them from the rest of us and destroy them. But the line dividing good and evil cuts through the heart of every human being. And who is willing to destroy a piece of his own heart?

    Nadine Gordimer (1923-2014) “What is the purpose of writing? For me personally, it is really to explain the mystery of life, and the mystery of life includes, of course, the personal, the political, the forces that make us what we are while there's another force from inside battling to make us something else.”

    The 80 Books Every Man Should Read

    Pablo Neruda was born in 1904 in Parral Chile and died in 1973 in Santiago de Chile. In 1971 was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.

    The Legacy of David Foster Wallace

    huckleberry finn - What did Hemingway say? "All modern American literature comes from one book by Mark Twain called Huckleberry Finn."

    Omg!!! I NEED this for my future library!!!! A 17-Year-Old Artist Created This Incredible Map Of Literature

    SEVERAL BIRDS BY DAVID FOSTER WALLACE

    Infinite Jest by David Foster Wallace