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We lost a great writer Friday night when David Foster Wallace, known to fans as DFW, passed away, apparently by suicide. Though he professed to be an admirer of John Donne’s poetry and Kierkegaard’s philosophy, Wallace was not known to be religious. Likewise, in his essays, short stories and novels he rarely addressed religion overtly. […]

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  1. Actually, Wallace attended church and was religious in the Kierkegaard sort of religious. Read his essay on 9-11 where he mentions visiting women from his church.
    (I realize this post is old. I just saw it now.)