Photo of Bryan Garner by Terri Glanger. David Foster Wallace, born inwas one of the most respected writers of his generation. His novel Infinite Jest was considered by many one of the great English language novels of the late 20th century. In addition to his novels and short stories, Wallace wrote penetrating essays about a wide variety of subjects:
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Send Patrick a message. Diane Fine Diane Fine has been a professional screenwriter and "script doctor" in Hollywood for over 20 years. A graduate of USC's School of Cinematic Arts, she has taught screenwriting, creative writing and elements of storytelling to children, teens and adults in Los Angeles.Malcolm Guite is a beloved English poet/priest, renowned for his thoughtful and popular revival of the sonnet form.
He currently resides outside Cambridge, where he serves as Chaplain of Girton attheheels.com is the author of nine books and a new CD, Songs & Sonnets. Updated world stock indexes. Get an overview of major world indexes, current values and stock market data. I wanted to improve my writing skills.
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According to MLA style, you must have a Works Cited page at the end of your research paper.
All entries in the Works Cited page must correspond to the works cited in your main text. David Foster Wallace's writing will appeal to anyone who likes to think deeply about the human experience.
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