David Foster Wallace Suicide

David Foster Wallace, the author of Infinite Jest, was found hanged to death in his home at age 46 this past Friday night.

A heartbreaking act of suicide has provoked a very emotional response from his many readers who felt a profound personal connection to him and his work.

 
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