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David Foster Wallace (1962–2008)


David Foster Wallace was born on February 21, 1962 in Ithaca, New York, USA. He was a writer, known for Brief Interviews with Hideous Men (2009), The Rescue (2014) and Charlie Rose (1991). He was married to Karen Green. He died on September 12, 2008 in Claremont, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Rescue Writer
(2014)
Charlie Rose Himself
(1996-1997)

Filmography

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 2014/IV The Rescue (Short) (original story)
 2009 Brief Interviews with Hideous Men (story collection)
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 2015 Heart of a Dog (Documentary) (special thanks)
 2014 UCB Comedy Originals (TV Series short) (special thanks - 1 episode)
- Why Infinite Jest Will Kill Your Book Club (2014) ... (special thanks)
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 1996-1997 Charlie Rose (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 27 March 1997 (1997) ... Himself
- Episode dated 17 May 1996 (1996) ... Himself
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 2012 Kulturzeit (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 5 June 2012 (2012) ... Himself
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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 11 Articles | See more »
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Attended graduate school at Harvard but dropped out soon after. See more »

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Frequent and extensive use of footnotes See more »

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