David Foster Wallace
To the Best of Our Knowledge (Wisconsin Public Radio)
When David Foster Wallace committed suicide in September of 2008, there was a tsunami of grief. Readers, fellow writers and critics poured out their grief in tributes and memories online and in print. The response might have caught you by surprise if you weren't paying attention all along. Wallace's hyper-intimate, cerebral writing style and his witty, sincere persona helped make him a spokesperson for his generation. In this hour of To the Best of Our Knowledge, the life and work of David Foster Wallace.
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