The Difficulties and a Rationale, writing assignment help

Reading Proust: The Difficulties and a Rationale, writing assignment help

Question description 

 

Reading Proust: The Difficulties and a Rationale

Swann’s Way: The Text Itself

Memory in Proust’s Fiction

The Madeleine and the Tea

‘And suddenly the memory appeared’ (p. 173)

 

QUESTION 1

Among the many writers whom Proust directly and indirectly influenced, three in particular used his stream of consciousness method, one Irish, one British, and one American; name them:

QUESTION 2

In the story itself, not just the title of the book, what is ‘Swann’s Way?’ (hint: Its opposite is ‘Germantes’ Way’)

QUESTION 3

What is a madeleine?

QUESTION 4

Who is the narrator of In Search of Lost Time? (Hint: It’s not the author/Proust)

QUESTION 5

Describe in your own words, to the best and most complete of your abilities, the role of memory in our excerpt from Swann’s Way (this response should be fairly detailed):