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Consider the Lobster: And Other Essays


This brilliant and hilarious new collection of essays is offered by the award-winning author of the bestselling "Infinite Jest."

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Kyle K

Great Book!

by Kyle K on Nov 29, 2013

David Foster Wallace proved himself an astute observer of the human condition. This book's insightful queries will be useful for any human with questions. More


DFW exposes Adult Video Awards

by Derthorn on Dec 18, 2008

Yes, despite the catchy headline David Foster Wallace really does turn his microscope on the American Video News's annual answer to the Acadamy Awards. And, then turns the same instrument on himself and on plenty of others in this display of his unique observational skills. As an added extra you also ... More


The Hilarious and Exasperating Mr. Wallace

by Ziffle on Apr 3, 2007

I first read the essay "Consider the Lobster" in Gourmet magazine, of all places! That Gourmet would publish David Foster Wallace signals the periodical's new lively and risky editorial stance, and its publication resulted in the magazines greatest number of letters to the editor as from any other ... More

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