Directed by James Ponsoldt. With Jason Segel, Jesse Eisenberg, Anna Chlumsky, Mamie Gummer. The story of the five-day interview between Rolling Stone reporter David Lipsky and acclaimed novelist David Foster Wallace, which took place right after the 1996 publication of Wallace's groundbreaking epic novel, 'Infinite Jest.'
A funny and touching exploration of fame, success, and friendship, as we follow journalist David Lipsky (Jesse Eisenberg) during 5 days he spent on the road interviewing renowned and reclusive novelist David Foster Wallace (Jason Segel).
walkwhilereading: Craig Fehrman has dug up the 1996 Details Profile of David Foster Wallace, mentioned more then a few times in David Lipsky’s Although of Course You End Up Becoming Yourself: A Road Trip with David foster Wallace. This post care of The Millions, love this website.