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Author photo. David Foster Wallace in 2006. Photo credit: Suzy Allman for the New York Times.

David Foster Wallace in 2006. Photo credit: Suzy Allman for the New York Times.

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Writers Read Reading Group: Infinite Jest (Section 1)
Left Bank Books, Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 4pm
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Join us for a reading group discussion of Infinite Jest (section 1) By David Foster Wallace!A gargantuan, mind-altering comedy about the Pursuit of Happiness in America set in an addicts' halfway house and a tennis academy, and featuring the most endearingly screwed-up family to come along in recent fiction, Infinite Jest explores essential questions about what entertainment is and why it has come to so dominate our lives.

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Writers Read Reading Group: Infinite Jest (Section 2)
Left Bank Books, Saturday, April 25, 2015 at 4pm
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Join us for a reading group discussion of Infinite Jest (section 2) By David Foster Wallace! A gargantuan, mind-altering comedy about the Pursuit of Happiness in America set in an addicts' halfway house and a tennis academy, and featuring the most endearingly screwed-up family to come along in recent fiction, Infinite Jest explores essential questions about what entertainment is and why it has come to so dominate our lives.

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30
Writers Read Reading Group: Infinite Jest (Section 3)
Left Bank Books, Saturday, May 30, 2015 at 4pm
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Join us for a reading group discussion of Infinite Jest (section 3) By David Foster Wallace!

A gargantuan, mind-altering comedy about the Pursuit of Happiness in America set in an addicts' halfway house and a tennis academy, and featuring the most endearingly screwed-up family to come along in recent fiction, Infinite Jest explores essential questions about what entertainment is and why it has come to so dominate our lives.

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A conversation with David Foster Wallace, Jonathan Franzen, and Mark Leyner
Charlie Rose, Friday, May 17, 1996
David Foster Wallace; Mark Leyner; Jonathan Franzen

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