Chasing Lost Time - The Life of CK Scott Moncrieff

C.K. Scott Moncrieff, poet, spy & Proust’s translator : interview with Jean Findlay

One hundred years ago Scottish poet Charles Kenneth Scott Moncrieff (1889−1930) discovered Marcel Proust’s works. Thanks to his translation (the second in a foreign language after the Spanish one, from 1920 to 1930) of À la recherche du temps perdu, literally millions of English speaking people have read this masterpiece. Lire la suite…