Valentin Louis Georges Eugène Marcel Proust (1871 – 1922) was a French novelist, who is perhaps best known for his seven volume novel entitled In Search of Lost Time, with Swann’s Way (1913) being the best known amongst the seven volumes. Born in Auteuil, France in 1871, Proust was born to a pathologist father..
Have you ever heard the word “kafkaesque”? No? Well, it comes from one of the most frustrating, yet fascinating writers of the early twentieth century, Franz Kafka. His writing is both fascinating and frustrating in the sense that his writing sometimes manages to confuse readers with its complexity. As such, the term “kafkaesque” came into..