Book Section2022-10-11
Lists litter Marcel Proust’s pages of À la recherche du temps perdu (In Search of Lost Time), but also the works about it. This short contribution collects together a number of those lists, and offers some reflection on the list’s place and function within the work, on the level of the sentence and as a form in its own right.
Title
Proust List Impulse
Author(s)
Sam Dolbear
Identifier
Description
Lists litter Marcel Proust’s pages of À la recherche du temps perdu (In Search of Lost Time), but also the works about it. This short contribution collects together a number of those lists, and offers some reflection on the list’s place and function within the work, on the level of the sentence and as a form in its own right.
Is Part Of
Place
Berlin
Publisher
ICI Berlin Press
Date
11 October 2022
Subject
Lists
Proust, Marcel
Exhaustion
Sentences
Incompletion
Water
Rights
© by the author(s)
Except for images or otherwise noted, this publication is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
Language
en-GB
page start
267
page end
270
Source
The Case for Reduction, ed. by Christoph F. E. Holzhey and Jakob Schillinger, Cultural Inquiry, 25 (Berlin: ICI Berlin Press, 2022), pp. 267–70
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