David Foster Wallace: The Interview
By David Foster Wallace
David Foster Wallace gave few interviews and rarely spoke in public. In this interview, he delves into the inspirations and intentions that shaped his work. He analyses authors and artists that he likes and doesn't like. He talks about the defining role that Blue Velvet played in his early artistic development. Wallace also discusses the academic lineage that led him to his unique style and creative direction, as well as his reaction to his work's critical success.