The Johnston Collection

A PROUSTIAN BOUQUET with Sophia Errey

This lecture is presented on-site at TJC. Please see your ticket for details.

Panels, Lectures & Ideas

Event Details

Category

Panels, Lectures & Ideas

Event Starts

Jul 7, 2022

Event Ends

Jul 7, 2022

Venue

The Johnston Collection

By the later 19th century flowers had acquired rich symbolic associations. In this talk we will explore the ways in which, in his writing, Marcel Proust used both cultural and personal meanings to reflect and reconfigure changing fashions in flowers over time, from the chrysanthemums of Japonisme, via orchids, to the lilies of the 1920s.

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