David Foster Wallace: 10 quotes on his birthday

Here, from modern literary master David Foster Wallace, are 10 quotes to celebrate his life.

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8. On rap in the 1990s

"Rap's conscious response to the poverty and oppression of US blacks is like some hideous parody of sixties black pride."

(excerpt from an interview with the Center for Book Culture)

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