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Brief interviews with hideous men : stories

Author: David Foster Wallace
Publisher: Los Angeles : Time Warner AudioBooks, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Short stories venturing inside the minds and landscapes that are both recognizable and strange: a boy paralyzed with fear atop a high diving board ; a poet lounging contentedly beside his pool ; and more.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: David Foster Wallace
ISBN: 1570427763 9781570427763
OCLC Number: 41401166
Notes: "Selected stories"--Container.
Performer(s): Read by the author.
Description: 2 audiocassettes (3 hr.) : analog, 1 7/8 ips
Contents: A radically condensed history of postindustrial life --
Death is not the end --
Forever overhead --
Brief interviews with hideous men, numbers 14, 15, 11, 30, 36 and 51 --
Brief interviews with hideous men, numbers 31, 42, 40, 2, 19, and 46 --
Yet another example of the porousness of certain borders (XI) --
Suicide as a sort of present --
Brief interviews with hideous men, number 20 --
Yet another example of the porousness of certain borders (XXIV).
Responsibility: David Foster Wallace.

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Short stories venturing inside the minds and landscapes that are both recognizable and strange: a boy paralyzed with fear atop a high diving board ; a poet lounging contentedly beside his pool ; and more.

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