La broma infinita has ratings and reviews. Fabian said: Anybody who completes Infinite Jest automatically receives a medal. Really. Just r. La broma infinita has ratings and reviews. Kemper said: I should have hated this book. pages of small text with loooooonnnnggggg paragr. La broma infinita by David Foster Wallace, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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It seemed to me that Foster Wallace did so because he could get away with it, given the unusually compelling density and distinctive voice of his writing. The point is I don’t know how much he dafid into those crazy Frenchies, but I would say he had to have read them, studied them, or maybe, like myself, was a part of a really infibita book club in which they spend almost five hours dissecting three chapters of A Thousand Plateaus at a time.

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And yet in spite or perhaps because of all of the rich stylistic exploration, Wallace is able to create compelling, humane characters, often in the span of just a few pages. Part of me felt like it would take another read to fully love it like others. foser

When I was probably about 16 I had been playing the clarinet for something like seven years and the harp for 11, so I mean I was entrenched in the whole music performance thing my band instructor, Daniel Granholm gave a lecture about how you can tell if you have played a piece of music well. I have so many questions about it but it’s so long I doubt I’m going to try again for a very long time. Reading while doing a slow burn.


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This touches on what is probably my most serious criticism ifinita the book: Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. There is much to hold on to in this massive novel, although it is perhaps weakened by some not so good, and perhaps even too creative parts, in which perfection is fostee for precarious attempts to be different which is unnecessary given his obvious talent and originality for language and narrative. Hysterical realism satire tragicomedy post-postmodernism encyclopedic novel.

View all 15 comments. Again, this is how I’m interpreting the writing, but I don’t actually want to be thinking about the author at all. Another GR friend read only 24 other books during her reading of this book. Being over pages it didn’t drag once. View all 5 comments. During the reading process, I happened to go to two Edinburgh International Book Festival infinia, one about dystopias and one about utopias.

Overall I would say that I enjoyed it, it was an interesting and rewarding read, but I don’t think it dzvid quite as perfect as some of its advocates would have you believe, which is why I won’t give it 5 stars.

And not only to entertainment, i. Like some interesting but fleeting aroma. El Almuerzo Desnudo Iinfinita Anagrama. Along with many gorgeous descriptive passages, Wallace also scrawled out a lot of jagged sentences. Is it a surrealistic political thriller involving wheelchair assassins from Quebec? Lo de mas, son las ‘pequenias’ historias narradas con ironia, humor e ingenio.

Quando arrivi a questo punto, comincerai a capire come mai eri diventato dipendente da quello che, in fondo, non era che un anestetico. After the first couple hundred pages, it begins to flow and the endnotes aren’t so frustrating, although I could have done without all the scientific names of every drug imaginable.


You smile polite Reading this novel is like hanging out with a smart person at a party. Okay this is not something that is good enough for me. It’s impossible to take it all in on the first read. This part connects to this and innfinita this function.

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In the end, it’s like brlma rest of DFW’s work – when he’s on form, there’s nobody else you’d rather be reading. So am I made to believe that there are actually people who read this book and somehow hated Michael Pemulis?

To concoct something the gifted boy couldn’t simply master and move on from to a new plateau. But then, in as much as every book denotes a contract of sorts between the author and the reader, the summation thereof must surely be: I think of this book btoma an ouroboros that sometimes flows perfectly but often gags with itself out of gluttony, that being its only great fault.

And I guess Wallace succeeded sort of I kept reading the book.

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You will also need to know wallae timeline because David Foster Wallace likes to jump around a bit, so it helps to keep up. Read this one on an e reader.

There are a bunch of types.