BirthdayFebruary 21, 1962
BirthplaceIthaca, USA

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  1. About David Foster Wallace

    Full name: David Foster Wallace
    Also known as: David Foster Wallace, Wallace, David Foster, David Foster Baldwin Wallace
    Education: Amherst College
    Professions: Fiction writer, essayist
    Nationality: United States
    Occupation: Novelist, short story writer, essayist, college professor, hippie

  2. David Foster Wallace Death information

    Died: Friday, 12th of September, 2008 (Age: 46)

  3. David Foster Wallace Biography

    David Foster Wallace (February 21, 1962 – September 12, 2008) was an American novelist, short story writer, essayist, and professor of English and creative writing. Wallace is widely known for his 1996 novel Infinite Jest, which was cited by Time magazine as one of the 100 best English-language novels from 1923 to 2005.Los Angeles Times book editor David Ulin called Wallace "one of the most influential and innovative writers of the last 20 years". Wallace's last, unfinished novel, The Pale King, was published in 2011 and was a finalist for the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. A biography of Wallace was published in September 2012, and an extensive critical literature on his work has developed in the past decade.

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