Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading. Currently can only be used by a single user (myself), but I plan to extend it to support multiple users eventually.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

Showing results by David Foster Wallace only

intervened with, through an intermediary

ix

she's receiving heavily mediated data

quoted from Conversations With p. 34

—p.ix Preface: David Foster Wallace and "The Long Thing" (vi) by David Foster Wallace
strange
1 year, 8 months ago

she's receiving heavily mediated data

quoted from Conversations With p. 34

—p.ix Preface: David Foster Wallace and "The Long Thing" (vi) by David Foster Wallace
strange
1 year, 8 months ago

an originally French word that means extra (as in a theatrical production); related words "unfiguranted" and "figurantless" mean "without anonymous extras" (where everyone is a protagonist of sorts)

39

unfiguranted

quoted from IJ. I think DFW coined this word

—p.39 Wallace and Empathy: A Narrative Approach (23) by David Foster Wallace
unknown
1 year, 8 months ago

unfiguranted

quoted from IJ. I think DFW coined this word

—p.39 Wallace and Empathy: A Narrative Approach (23) by David Foster Wallace
unknown
1 year, 8 months ago

an American novelist; one of the first and most important American postmodern writers

64

an American novelist and short story writer, known for subjective and self-revealing works

a French novelist and playwright; La Comédie Humaine, which presents a panorama of post-Napoleonic French life, is generally viewed as his magnum opus

64

a French experimental novelist; many of his works deal with absence, loss, and identity, often through word play

64

a kind of lacy fabric

79

so that the white stockings' rich violinish curves at the top of the insides of her legs in that white lisle are visible in backlit silhouette

quoted from IJ

—p.79 Modeling Community and Narrative in Infinite Jest and The Pale King (61) by David Foster Wallace
unknown
1 year, 8 months ago

so that the white stockings' rich violinish curves at the top of the insides of her legs in that white lisle are visible in backlit silhouette

quoted from IJ

—p.79 Modeling Community and Narrative in Infinite Jest and The Pale King (61) by David Foster Wallace
unknown
1 year, 8 months ago

a beveled window, as in a castle

79

an embrasure of sad windowlight shines through her legs

quoted from IJ

—p.79 Modeling Community and Narrative in Infinite Jest and The Pale King (61) by David Foster Wallace
unknown
1 year, 8 months ago

an embrasure of sad windowlight shines through her legs

quoted from IJ

—p.79 Modeling Community and Narrative in Infinite Jest and The Pale King (61) by David Foster Wallace
unknown
1 year, 8 months ago

an originally French word that means extra (as in a theatrical production); related words "unfiguranted" and "figurantless" mean "without anonymous extras" (where everyone is a protagonist of sorts)

kif (en)

a substance, especially cannabis, smoked to produce a drowsy state (from Arabic)

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