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Infinite Jest
Language: en
Pages: 1079
Authors: David Foster Wallace
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-11-13 - Publisher: Back Bay Books

The story of an intelligent but zany dysfunctional family is set in a drug-and-alcohol addicts' halfway house and a tennis academy and follows such themes as heartbreak, philosophy, and advertising.
Infinite Jest
Language: en
Pages: 1079
Authors: David Foster Wallace
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Gardners Books

Somewhere in the not-so-distant future the residents of Ennet House, a Boston halfway house for recovering addicts, and students at the nearby Enfield Tennis Academy are ensnared in the search for the master copy of INFINITE JEST, a movie said to be so dangerously entertaining its viewers become entranced and
David Foster Wallace's Infinite Jest
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Stephen J. Burn
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-19 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

Infinite Jest has been hailed as one the great modern American novels and its author, David Foster Wallace, who committed suicide in 2008, as one of the most influential and innovative authors of the past 20 years. Don DeLillo called Infinite Jest a "three-stage rocket to the future," a work
Infinite Jest
Language: en
Pages: 1104
Authors: David Foster Wallace
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-23 - Publisher: Back Bay Books

This deluxe paperback edition--featuring flaps, new cover art, and a new foreword by Tom Bissell--celebrates the 20th anniversary of the original publication of Infinite Jest. 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
A Reader's Companion to Infinite Jest
Language: en
Pages: 317
Authors: William Dowling, Robert Bell
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher:

A Reader's Companion to Infinite Jest is a guide for readers who have heard about the literary genius of David Foster Wallace's huge and sprawling novel but have been put off by its length and narrative complexity. Composed by two distinguished literary scholars, the Companion is designed both for general