Proust’s Lost Time: Beyond The Madeleines

Between June 2009 and December 2010, Michael Norris explored Marcel Proust’s In Search of Lost Time, also known as Remembrance of Things Past, in these pages. Here, with original artwork by David Richardson, is the entire sequence.

Marcel Proust: Beyond the Madeleines
June 16, 2009

Pondering Proust II
September 8, 2009

Pondering Proust III: Guermantes Way
November 16, 2009

Pondering Proust IIIb: More On Guermantes Way
February 9, 2010

Pondering Proust IV: Sodome et Gommorhe, or Cities of the Plain
March 28, 2010

Interlude: The Proustian Obsession
May 26, 2010

Pondering Proust V: The Prisoner
August 4, 2010

Pondering Proust VI: The Fugitive
September 14, 2010

Pondering Proust VII: Time Regained
October 18, 2010

Vision in Combray: Pondering Proust (Conclusion)
December 13, 2010

3 Responses

  1. Beautiful pictures, except
    Beautiful pictures, except the Time Regained one, which is kind of creepy.


  2. Michael, I really enjoyed
    Michael, I really enjoyed reading your literary/intellectual history. I hope you’ll cover other classic authors in litkicks. And David, your artwork is perfect for its subject. Do you like the works of Amedeo Modigliani? I see some resemblance between your art and his.

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