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The Albertine Workout

by Anne Carson

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Pamphlets series

In Carson, a single sentence can transcend the entire operation.

—Blake Butler, Vice Magazine

The Albertine Workout contains fifty-nine paragraphs, with appendices, summarizing Anne Carson’s research on Albertine, the principal love interest of Marcel in Proust’s Á la recherche du temps perdu.

The Albertine Workout

Poetry by Anne Carson

published June 25th, 2014