David Foster Wallaces Infinite Jest: A Readers Guide by Stephen J. BurnThis is part of a new series of guides to contemporary novels. The aim of the series is to give readers accessible and informative introductions to some of the most popular, most acclaimed and most influential novels of recent years - from ‘The Remains of the Day to ‘White Teeth. A team of contemporary fiction scholars from both sides of the Atlantic has been assembled to provide a thorough and readable analysis of each of the novels in question.
Infinite Jest by David Foster Wallace Audiobook 6/7
David Foster Wallace's Infinite Jest
The following was drafted by Matt Bucher maintainer of the wallace-l listserv and author of this post , and augmented by input from Nick Maniatis administrator of The Howling Fantods , a site devoted to DFW , and Kathleen Fitzpatrick professor at Pomona College, who teaches a course entitled David Foster Wallace. But here are a few tips for the Infinite Jester. Read the endnotes : Please. They are not boring bibliographic details, but rather an integral part of the text. And the bouncing back-and-forth is a feature, not a bug.