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Dining with Proust

Feature Jeffrey Lependorf

Marcel Proust plans a party while Gabriel-Louis Pringué reminisces about parties attended by Proust.




One thing leads to another. With the publication of Comment j’ai écrit certains de mes livres (How I wrote certain of my books), Raymond Roussel posthumously revealed the  [...]

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Issue 12



Winter 2011


​Jeffrey Lependorf is a composer who also serves as the shared executive director of Small Press Distribution and the Council of Literary Magazines and Presses. His “Masterpieces of Western Music” audio course can be downloaded at


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