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Brief interviews with hideous men

Author: David Foster WallaceBobby CannavaleMichael CerverisJosh CharlesWill ForteAll authors
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Hachette Audio, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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David Foster Wallace delivers a collection of twenty-two hilarious and unique stories.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: David Foster Wallace; Bobby Cannavale; Michael Cerveris; Josh Charles; Will Forte; Malcolm Goodwin; John Krasinski; Chris Meloni; Chris Messina; Max Minghella; Denis P O'Hare; Lou Taylor Pucci; Ben Shenkman; Joey Slotnick; Corey Stoll; Hachette Audio (Firm)
ISBN: 9781600247378 1600247377
OCLC Number: 318877943
Notes: Title from container.
Compact discs.
Duration: 4:00:00.
Credits: Produced & directed by John McElroy.
Cast: Read by the author, with Bobby Cannavale, Michael Cerveris, Josh Charles, Will Forte, Malcolm Goodwin, John Krasinski, Christopher Meloni, Chris Messina, Max Minghella, Dennis O'Hare, Lou Taylor Pucci, Ben Shenkman, Joey Slotnick, and Corey Stoll.
Description: 4 sound discs (ca. 4 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: A radically condensed history of postindustrial life --
Death is not the end --
Forever overhead --
Brief interviews with hideous men --
Yet another example of the porousness of certain borders (XI) --
The depressed person --
The devil is a busy man --
Think --
Signifying nothing --
Brief interviews with hideous men --
Datum centurio --
Octet --
Adult world (I) --
Adult world (II) --
The devil is a busy man --
Church not made with hands --
Yet another example of the porousness of certain borders (VI) --
Brief interviews with hideous men --
Tri-Stan : I sold Sissee Nar to Ecko --
On his deathbed, holding your hand, the acclaimed new young off-Broadway playwright's father begs a boon --
Suicide as a sort of present --
Brief interviews with hideous men --
Yet another example of the porousness of certain borders (XXIV).
Responsibility: David Foster Wallace.
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