Fans of massive postmodernist novels and/or Lego building blocks rejoice! A father and son duo has been translating Infinite Jest into Legos. On their website,, they say:

Kevin Griffith, Professor of English at Capital University, and his son Sebastian first envisioned translating David Foster Wallace’s Infinite Jest into Legos after reading The Brick Bible, by Brendan Powell Smith. Wallace’s novel is probably the only contemporary text to offer a similar challenge to artists working in the medium of Lego.

May I suggest Lego Blood Meridian next?

According to The Guardian:

Picking which scenes to do, in a 1,079-page text, was something of a challenge, he says: Griffith would choose which he felt would work best, and then his son would tackle the toy brick reconstruction.

Here are a few samples from the 100 scenes, but fans will need to check out the entire thing.

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