Understanding David Foster Wallace
Marshall Boswell examines the four major works of fiction David Foster Wallace has produced thus far: the novels The Broom of the System and Infinite Jest and the story collections Girl with Curious Hair and Brief Interviews with Hideous Men.
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The book gives a good overall review of David Foster Wallace's rendering of postmodernism and conventions of modernism. He is keenly observant of all the nefarious effects of pop culture and onslaught of TV on our life.
Cynicism and Na´vetÚ Modernisms Third Wave
The Broom of the System Wittgenstein and the Rules of the Game
Girl with Curious Hair Inside and Outside the Set
Infinite Jest Too Much Fun for Anyone Mortal to Hope to Endure
Brief Interviews with Hideous Men Interrogations and Consolidations