Full text of "CIA New York Times Series". I apologize for the poor formatting but it is free compared to viewing to the NYT directly. This article is critical to understating the conditions back then. This relates to now completely.
Moleskine Celebrates 100 Years of Swann’s Way: Illustrated Portraits of Ira Glass, Rick Moody, and Others Reading Proust
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“There were obvious classic authors who are perennial favorites – Austen, Bronte, Melville – people own many editions of their works, they can’t help themselves, and such editions give new reasons to love the work.
Richard starts to become more inspired to write after reading the works of various authors including Proust. Even though Richard is angry that he cannot be able to write like Proust, he still continues writing.