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Rethinking David Foster Wallace

Episode description

On the tenth anniversary of his suicide, David Foster Wallace faces renewed criticism over his treatment of women, in his life and work. Fans and critics are re-reading his work, struggling to reconcile genius with misogyny.

Guests:

Clare Hayes-Brady
Colleen Leahy
Makini Allwood
David Foster Wallace
Amy Wallace-Havens

Interviews in this hour:

The Genius and The Misogynist
David Foster Wallace On "Infinite Jest"
A Podcast For Readers Struggling with The 'Virtuosic Masterpiece' of the 'Great American Hype Machine'
Our Final Conversation with David Foster Wallace
"I Can Still Hear His Voice": Amy Wallace-Havens Remembers Her Brother
Life and Work In The Mind of a Literary Giant

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