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Episode 355: The Long Shadow of DFW

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David Foster Wallace famously considered the lobster. This week, we consider him! How has his writing–and his legacy–aged in the nearly twenty years since his most well-known essays were published? Also: how mean should creative writing teachers be about lousy (or lazy) student work?

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Author: mikeingram25

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One thought on “Episode 355: The Long Shadow of DFW

  1. This would have been great if you guys who have eventually gotten around to talking about the contents of the essay, and not just how you/other people felt about having read it 🙂

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