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The real value of a real education has almost nothing to do with knowledge, and everything to do with awareness

This is an opportunity to continue the conversation we started at H4. David Foster Wallace is widely considered one of the most creative writers of the last 20 years. He is the author of the novel Infinite Jest (1996). These … Continue reading

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David Foster Wallace on the meaning and value of education: Like fish in water?

David Foster Wallace is widely considered to be one of the most creative writers of the last 20 years. He is the author of the novel Infinite Jest (1996). These are some excerpts from his commencement address at Kenyon College … Continue reading

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