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  • 02.21.12

DFW Would Have Been 50

“I think I understand that part of getting older and better as a writer means putting away many of my more childish…notions of Fun, etc. But Fun is still the whole point, somehow, no?”

DFW Would Have Been 50

One of the most mind-expandingly creative persons of the last few generations would have been 50 years old today. The quote above is from David Foster Wallace, specifically from a letter he wrote to Don DeLillo, asking, whither fun in his writing? Read the rest of the quote and some other DFW remembrances in The Atlantic‘s roundup today.

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Teressa Iezzi is the editor of Co.Create. She was previously the editor of Advertising Age’s Creativity, covering all things creative in the brand world.

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