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Pynchon Nods: Proust in Gravity’s Rainbow

Author(s): Erik Ketzan

Journal: Orbit : Writing Around Pynchon
ISSN 2047-2870

Volume: 1;
Issue: 1;
Date: 2012;
Original page

Keywords: Thomas Pynchon | Marcel Proust | Gravity's Rainbow

This paper argues that Pynchon may allude to Marcel Proust through the character Marcel in Part 4 of Gravity's Rainbow and, if so, what that could mean. I trace the textual clues that relate to Proust and analyze what Pynchon may be saying about a fellow great experimental writer.
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