The evidence of those years, by way of vintage comics and magazines, is always within reach as he writes. Frankly, I wanted Heuet to take more liberties like that — perhaps even to allow his art to occasionally undercut or outright contradict what Proust's text is telling us, setting up a kind of narrative tension that only the comics medium can achieve. And that's something to keep in mind, as you consider this comics adaptation. There are some funny twists and the comic actors have great expressive faces. Desaker May 13,
Anabelle. i always have been a romantic and i am pretty sure that isn't going to change soon. if you like a weekend in paris, venice, or anywhere else you may dream to be, a picnic in the park or anyplace where we can just admire each others smiles under a moonshine, if you love to be discovered with a gentle touch and to be kissed like you never thought possible, then be my date!
But it makes for an intriguing introduction to the novels, if you've never made the leap — a kind of literary gateway drug — and a tantalizing refresher course, if you have.
French, English, Comics: Proust On Memory, In Any Language
The effect is unintentionally comic. I'd argue that comics, if done well, can close some of that distance. Your purchase helps support NPR programming. It's disorienting, but familiar. Some were reading comics, some were asleep.