Wednesday, June 15, 2011

The Proust Quiz at OPEN BOOK TORONTO!

The most fun interview I've done in a while -

The Proust Quiz
Open Book Toronto!

As explained at the Open Book Toronto website,
"The Proust Questionnaire was not invented by Marcel Proust,
but it was a much loved game by the French author and many of his contemporaries.
The idea behind the questionnaire is that the answers are supposed to reveal
the respondent's 'true' nature."
Hemingway! Italian sports cars!
Miss America! Shamrock Shakes!
Go read the whole interview here:

And here, as mentioned at the beginning of the feature,
is a photo I took in April of this year of Proust's grave at Pere Lachaise Cemetery in Paris: