David Foster Wallace, and TV

Here’s a good one from Brainpickings.org: “David Foster Wallace on Art vs. TV and the Motivation to be Smart” There’s a brief snippet of DFW’s thoughts on reading/watching, which can...

David Foster Wallace

This week marks David Foster Wallace’s 50th birthday and you’ll see a slew of DFW-related postings on the web for your time consuming readerly pleasure. Open Culture did some excellent...

NY Times: Will the E-Book Kill the Footnote?

The New York Times asks the question: “Will the E-Book Kill the Footnote?” “The footnote jousting could soon be moot, as the e-book may inadvertently be driving footnotes to extinction....


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