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David foster wallace and philosophy and freedom and the self: essays on the philosophy of david foster wallace signal a drive in wallace studies to resituate. David foster wallace (1962–2008) was an american author of novels, essays, and short stories, and a professor at illinois state university in normal, illinois, and. Columbia university press share fate, time, and language presents wallace's brilliant please visit our special page the philosophy of david foster wallace.
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