A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again: Essays and Arguments Essays and Arguments, David Foster Wallace
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A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again: Essays and Arguments

Author: David Foster Wallace

Narrator: Paul Garcia

Unabridged: 17 hr 46 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Hachette Audio

Published: 02/07/2012

Genre: Humor - Form - Essays

Synopsis

In this exuberantly praised book - a collection of seven pieces on subjects ranging from television to tennis, from the Illinois State Fair to the films of David Lynch, from postmodern literary theory to the supposed fun of traveling aboard a Caribbean luxury cruiseliner - David Foster Wallace brings to nonfiction the same curiosity, hilarity, and exhilarating verbal facility that has delighted readers of his fiction, including the bestselling Infinite Jest.

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