>Infinite Jest and Other Postmodern Challenges

>It’s not too late to rise to the challenge laid down by “endurance bibliophiles around the world” to read David Foster Wallace’s 1000+-page novel Infinite Jest and post your comments on the Infinite Summer blog.

If you’re looking for something postmodern, but a little shorter to tackle this summer, check out the Los Angeles Times list of 61 Essential Postmodern Reads on its Jacket Copy blog. I’ve only read 11 on the list, and confess to having started and given up on a couple of others, including Dave Eggers’ A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius.

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