Top Five Ways To Celebrate Proust

Posted on Wednesday, November 27, 2013 by coffeecritic

movie poster of Time Regained November 2013 marks the 100 year anniversary of the publication of the first volume of "Remembrance of Things Past" by Marcel Proust. This work, also known as "In Search of Lost Time", holds the Guinness world record as the longest novel ever written. You could celebrate by reading all seven volumes in French (and then, when finished, immediately begin reading it again) as Supreme Court . . . more »

Do You Have a Story To Tell?

Posted on Tuesday, November 19, 2013 by coffeecritic

storycorps mobilebooth "NPR's Steve Inskeep has a confession to make. In order to remain composed as the host of Morning Edition, he sometimes has to turn the volume down in the studio when the StoryCorps segment airs on Fridays. 'I just wait for the clock to run down so I know when to talk at the end because otherwise I know I'm going to lose it if . . . more »

It Has Arrived

Posted on Monday, November 4, 2013 by coffeecritic