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Volume 44, Numbers 4, Winter 2012

Table of Contents


Guest Editor: Marshall Boswell


Introduction: David Foster Wallace's The Pale King

pp. 367-370 | DOI: 10.1353/sdn.2012.0042

"A Paradigm for the Life of Consciousness": Closing Time in the Pale King

pp. 371-388 | DOI: 10.1353/sdn.2012.0044

Narrative Modeling and Community Organizing in The Pale King and Infinite Jest

pp. 389-408 | DOI: 10.1353/sdn.2012.0046

Rewriting the Author: A Narrative Approach to Empathy in Infinite Jest and The Pale King

pp. 409-427 | DOI: 10.1353/sdn.2012.0038

The Politics of Boredom and the Boredom of Politics in David Foster Wallace's The Pale King

pp. 428-446 | DOI: 10.1353/sdn.2012.0039

"What Am I, a Machine?": Humans, Information, and Matters of Record in David Foster Wallace's The Pale King

pp. 447-463 | DOI: 10.1353/sdn.2012.0040

Trickle-Down Citizenship: Taxes and Civic Responsibility in David Foster Wallace's The Pale King

pp. 464-479 | DOI: 10.1353/sdn.2012.0041


The Legacy of David Foster Wallace by Samuel Cohen and Lee Konstantinou (review)

pp. 481-482 | DOI: 10.1353/sdn.2012.0043

Notes on Contributors

pp. 483-484 | DOI: 10.1353/sdn.2012.0045

Index to Volume 44 Author and Subject Index

pp. 485-490 | DOI: 10.1353/sdn.2012.0037

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