Assessing David Foster Wallace's Prediction of the Post-post-modern American Hero of Statis in 'Infinite Jest' (1996)

The hero of stasis battles the internal struggles of day to day existense. DF Wallace predicts that this is the next type of hero in American culture/literature, an evolution from the hero of action and then the hero of reaction. American culture has come to embrace DFW’s hero of statis shown by numerous examples in pop culture (Eupohria, etc)

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