Brief interviews with hideous men / David Foster Wallace.
- 1st ed.
- Boston : Little, Brown c1999
- A radically condensed history of postindustrial life -- Death is not the end -- Forever overhead -- Brief interviews with hideous men -- Yet another example of the porousness of certain borders (XI) -- The depressed person -- The devil is a busy man -- Think -- Signifying nothing -- Brief interviews with hideous men -- Datum centurio -- Octet -- Adult world (I) -- Adult world (II) -- The devil is a busy man -- Church not made with hands -- Yet another example of the porousness of certain borders (VI) -- Brief interviews with hideous men -- Tri-Stan : I sold Sissee Nar to Ecko -- On his deathbed, holding your hand, the acclaimed new young off-Broadway playwright's father begs a boon -- Suicide as a sort of present -- Brief interviews with hideous men -- Yet another example of the porousness of certain borders (XXIV).
- Short stories.
- Publisher description http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0914/98050944-d.html
- Contributor biographical information http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1108/98050944-b.html
- A collection of 23 stories, several of which deal with misunderstandings between men and women. In one, a man assumes that women find his mutilated arm sexy, in another a wife is inhibited in her lovemaking by fear that her husband will think she is a slut.
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|Location of copy||Shelfmark||Online location||Holdings Notes|
|University of East Anglia Library: Main Library: Main shelves||PS3573.A425635 BRI|
|Senate House Library, University of London: Senate House Library U.S. STUDIES 5th Floor (33)||YTQ W179G|
|University of Sheffield Library||Contributor biographical information Online location|
|University of Sheffield Library||Publisher description Online location|
|University of Sheffield Library: Information Commons Main sequence||813.54 (WAL)|