David Foster Wallace on Bookworm

David Foster Wallace appeared on KCRW’s Bookworm last week to discuss Consider the Lobster, his new collection of essays.  Here’s the promo blurb:

David Wallace insists on a conversation where what can be said must be said honestly (along with a sidebar defining honesty), sincerely (ditto defining sincerity), and with full consideration of how media affect honesty and sincerity (ditto media). Given these requirements, we discuss Wallace’s new collection of essays with an eye to how he attempts the nearly impossible task of telling the truth.

If you missed it, download the program here from KCRW’s audio archive.

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