Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

[...] Frequently Wallace depicts that anxiety about sincerity as bound up in problems of language and communication, and often from the point of view of the author himself: how does an author convince a reader he is being authentic ("Octet"), or create a persona for himself that seems real to the reader (The Pale King)? How does he avoid manipulating a reader with narrative devices ("Adult World II")? How does a speaker convey timeless truth when limited by linear language ("Good old Neon")? How does anyone perform identity in mediated situations without becoming an actor ("My Appearance")? [...]

—p.137 "By Hirsute Author": Gender and Communication in the Work and Study of David Foster Wallace (128) by Mary K. Holland 4 years, 8 months ago