David Foster Wallace Quiz

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David Foster Wallace Quiz

  • Question 1

    Wallace was obsessed with which female author?

  • Question 2

    What did Wallace keep in one of his socks "For emergencies"?

  • Question 3

    On whom did Wallace base the character of his short story, "The Depressed Person"?

  • Question 4

    What crime did Wallace once contemplate committing?

  • Question 5

    With what fellow writer did Wallace become friendly during his time at an artists' colony in Yaddo?

  • Question 6

    At what sport did Wallace claim to excel?

  • Question 7

    True or False: Wallace voted for Ronald Reagan

  • Question 8

    Wallace switched political parties based on his loathing of which president?

  • Question 9

    Wallace's posthumously published novel is titled "The Pale ___________"

  • Question 10

    What embarrassing physical issue did Wallace suffer?

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