One of David Foster Wallace's most famous essays, now available as an eBook short. Beloved for his keen eye, sharp wit, and relentless self-mockery, David Foster Wallace has been celebrated by both critics and fans as the voice of a generation. In this hilarious essay, originally published in the collection A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again, he ventures to the Illinois State Fair, where he examines butter sculptures, munches on corndogs, and swaps stories with local exhibitors. As he wanders through this endlessly fascinating world, Wallace's one-of-a-kind blend of humor and insight is on full display. qGetting Away from Already Being Pretty Much Away from It Allq is an uproarious and ultimately unforgettable foray into a classic part of American life and culture.An Essay David Foster Wallace. Ia#39;m sitting there on the bench disassociating and waiting for N. Companion to come back, all of a sudden an old withered guy in an Illinois Poultry Association cap careers past on one of those weirdanbsp;...
|Title||:||Getting Away from Already Being Pretty Much Away from It All|
|Author||:||David Foster Wallace|
|Publisher||:||Hachette UK - 2012-04-01|