Author: David Foster Wallace

Book Review: Consider the Lobster and Other Essays by David Foster Wallace

Posted June 24, 2013 in Reviews / 27 Comments
Book Review: Consider the Lobster and Other Essays by David Foster Wallace

While reading A Supposedly Fun Thing I’ll Never Do Again last summer, I was alternately blown away by David Foster Wallace’s intelligence, chuckling at his sense of humor, frantically looking up words in my phone’s dictionary app, and baffled as to why I was reading a 70-page essay about a director whose films I’ve never seen (David Lynch). Mostly, though, I loved it. I was crazy about the way Wallace can make any topic interesting and just how ridiculously smart […]