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David Foster Wallace Commencement Speech

David Foster Wallace's Famous Commencement Speech Almost Didn't Happen

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 05.24.2016 | College

David Foster Wallace wanted to know who had thought bringing him to Kenyon College to deliver its commencement address was a good idea. Meredith Farm...

8 Life Lessons Every Adult Can Learn From These Beautiful Commencement Speeches

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 05.14.2014 | Books

Advice served plainly, rather than wrapped up in plot and metaphor, is often what's delivered when great writers are asked to give commencement speech...

Katharine Zaleski

Ten Best Commencement Speeches: See A List, Take The Poll

HuffingtonPost.com | Katharine Zaleski | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

It's graduation season: a time when I'm reminded of a day sitting under the New Hampshire sun -- yes there is summer sun in New Hampshire -- praying t...