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David Foster Wallace : in his own words

Author: David Foster Wallace; John Jeremiah Sullivan
Publisher: New York : Hachette Audio, [2014] ℗2014
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
Summary:
Collected here for the first time are the stories and speeches of David Foster Wallace as read by the author himself. Some of the pieces collected here are: 'Another Pioneer,' recorded at The University of Arizona Poetry Center; stories from Brief Interviews with Hideous Men and Consider the Lobster; and the unforgettable 'This Is Water,' his 2005 commencement address given at Kenyon College.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Short stories
Interviews
Named Person: David Foster Wallace; David Foster Wallace
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: David Foster Wallace; John Jeremiah Sullivan
ISBN: 9781478900733 1478900733
OCLC Number: 875250422
Notes: Title from container.
Compact discs.
"Includes live and studio recordings"--Container.
"Selected pieces"--Container.
Performer(s): Read by the author.
Description: 8 audio discs (540 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Disc 1. Introduction by John Jeremiah Sullivan --
Interview with Judith Strasser on "To the Best of Our Knowledge" (Wisconsin Public Radio) --
Interview from The Leonard Lopate Show (WNYC Radio) --
Brief interviews with hideous men --
Discs 2-3. Brief interviews with hideous men --
Disc 4. Brief interviews with hideous men --
Reading of "Another pioneer" (The University of Arizona Poetry Center) --
Consider the lobster --
Discs 5-7. Consider the lobster --
Disc 8. Conversation with Rick Moody at the Herbst Theater (City Arts & Lectures, San Francisco) --
This is water.
Other Titles: In his own words
Responsibility: David Foster Wallace ; [introduction written and read by John Jeremiah Sullivan].

Abstract:

Collected here for the first time are the stories and speeches of David Foster Wallace as read by the author himself. Some of the pieces collected here are: 'Another Pioneer,' recorded at The University of Arizona Poetry Center; stories from Brief Interviews with Hideous Men and Consider the Lobster; and the unforgettable 'This Is Water,' his 2005 commencement address given at Kenyon College.

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