John Updike is Dead

John Updike is dead. David Foster Wallace is also dead. David Foster Wallace once wrote about John Updike. What a coincidence.

Here, then, DFW’s magnificent essay on Updike (scroll down). Not exactly the sort of commentary one will expect to read in the coming days.


One Response to “John Updike is Dead”

  1. coffee Says:

    John Updike’s passing is sad news indeed… he possessed a truly beautiful mind; he didn’t just write well, he wrote wisely

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