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TO WISH TO TRY TO SING TO THE NEXT GENERATION: INFINITE JEST’S HISTORY

What an amazing essay Samuel Cohen has constructed. It offers so many interpretations of what David Foster Wallace was trying to convey in Infinite Jest that one could seemingly talk about the essay for years without doing it justice (much … Continue reading

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Tennis: the Perpetual Struggle Against the Self You Cannot Live Without.

“The true opponent, the unfolding boundary, is the player himself. Always and only the self out there, on court, to be met, fought, brought to the table to hammer out terms. The competing boy on the net’s other side: he … Continue reading

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