Brief Interviews with Hideous Men (Paperback)

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David Foster Wallace made an art of taking readers into places no other writer even gets near. The series of stories from which this exuberantly acclaimed book takes its title is a sequence of imagined interviews with men on the subject of their relations with women. These portraits of men at their most self-justifying, loquacious, and benighted explore poignantly and hilariously the agonies of sexual connections.

About the Author


David Foster Wallace (1962 2008) is the "New York""Times" bestselling author of "Infinite Jest", "The Broom of the System", and "Girl With Curious Hair". His essays and stories have appeared in "Harper s", " the New Yorker", "Playboy", "Paris Review", "Conjunctions", "Premiere", "Tennis", "The Missouri Review", and the" Review of Contemporary Fiction". Wallace has received numerous awards, including the Whiting Award, the Lannan Award for Fiction, the QPB Joe Savago New Voices Award, and the O. Henry Award.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780316925198
ISBN-10: 0316925195
Publisher: Back Bay Books
Publication Date: April 2000
Pages: 336
Language: English