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The Girl with the Curious Hair

David Foster Wallace

The Girl with the Curious Hair

by David Foster Wallace

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Published by Avon Books .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages373
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7432751M
ISBN 10038071230X
ISBN 109780380712304

Girl With Curious Hair. WALLACE, David Foster. Item Number: New York: W.W. Norton & Company, First edition of the author’s second book and first collection of short stories.   Girl With Curious Hair David Foster Wallace's first collection of short stories. David Foster Wallace is one of the most prodigiously talented young writers in America today, and Girl with Curious Hair is replete with his remarkable and unsettling re-imaginations of reality.

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GIRL WITH CURIOUS HAIR. All this is expertly paced, unfurling before the book is half finished; a reader can guess what is coming. Bennett is deeply engaged in the unknowability of other people and the scourge of colorism.

The scene in which Stella adopts her white persona is a tour de force of doubling and confusion. It’s A woman with hair like fire sits several rows from a movie theater’s screen. A child in a dress sits beside her. A cartoon has begun. The child’s eyes enter the cartoon. Behind the woman is darkness.

A man sits behind the woman. He leans forward. His hands enter the woman’s hair. He plays with the woman’s hair, in the darkness/5(25). The Girl with Curious Hair is a collection of wonderful Wallace stories that prefigure his masterpiece, Infinite Jest.

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Signed and inscribed by Wallace on the title page. Condition: near fine with just a little squash to the foot of spine and slight rubbing in that area. Otherwise fine in all aspects. A short story collection by the cult writer of Infinite.

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