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Wallace, David Foster -- Appreciation


The Howling Fantods

David Foster Wallace, Pulitzer Prize-nominated novelist, MacArthur “Genius” Fellow, and professor of literature at Pomona College, died six years ago last week at the height of his intellectual prowess. By turns hilarious and high-minded, harrowing and opaque, DFW’s novels, short stories, and essays touched hearts around the world. The Howling Fantods may appear to be just another obsequious fan...