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Finding-Aid for the Elyane Dezon-Jones Papers (WTU00416)

Finding aid prepared by:
Special Collections Staff

Summary Information
Title: Elyane Dezon-Jones Papers
Creator: Dezon-Jones, Elyane. French author,
Call number: WTU00416
Language: English

Access and Use:
Source:

Gift of Elyane Dezon-Jones.

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open to research.

Processing Information:

Processed by Washington University Department Special Collections Staff


Biography

Elyane Dezon-Jones received her undergraduate degree at the University of Poitiers, her master's degree at the University of Virginia, and her doctorate degree from the University of Paris IV Sorbonne. She joined Washington University's staff in 1991 as professor of romance languages. She is a scholar of 20th-century novelist Marcel Proust. In addition to writing scholary studies, Dezon-Jones published two fictional novels, Murder Chez Proust and Meurtre a Petite Plaisance .


Collection Scope and Content Note

Scope and Content Note

Collection contains copies of the French and English editions of Murder Chez Proust and clippinigs featuring Dezon-Jones.

Contents List
      Title
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I. Correspondence [series]: (1 item)   
Scope: Consists of one item of professional correspondence.


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ALS. (1 item)
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II. Published Matter [series]: (2 items)   
Scope: Consisted of French and English editions of Murder Chez Proust by Dezon-Jones and published under the pen name Estelle Monbrun.


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Meurtre Chez Tante Léonie . (249 pp.)
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Murder Chez Proust . (228 pp.)
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III. Clippings [series]: (12 items)   
Scope: Consists of clippings featuring Dezon-Jones.


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Arbogast, Bertrand
 
“Meurtre chez Tante Léonie d’Estelle Monbrun Un plor proustein drôle et féroce.” Printed in Chartres. 1994: April 13
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Arbogast, Bertrand
 
“Rencontre avec l’auteur de Meurtre chez Tante Léonie.” Printed in Chartres. 1994: June 2
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No author.
 
“Elyane Dezon-Jones receives literary award from the French government.” Undated.
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Gumbel, Andrew.
 
“Proustian plots.” Printed inThe Guardian. 1994: June 11
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Gumbel, Peter.
 
“Proustian Potboiler Skewers Scholars and Bludgeons Egos.” Printed inThe Wall Street Journal. 1994: June 23
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No author.
 
“La Voie aux Chapitres.” Printed inCanardages. 1994: June 22
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Munzi, Ulderico.
 
“La scoperta di un inedito cambia tutta la <<Recherche>>.” Printed inCultura e Spettacoli. 1994: June 12
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No author.
 
“Rencontre avec Estelle Monbrun.” Printed inL’écho Républicain. 1994: June 2
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Riviere, François.
 
“Maigrette et Colombette.” Printed inLiberation. 1994: April 28
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Silver, Adam.
 
“Who dunnit?” Printed inStudent Life. 2000: April 18
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Skármeta, Antonio.
 
“Crimen en la casa de Marcel Proust.” Printed inShowcultural. 1994: October 17
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Wood, Sue Ann.
 
“A French Paradox.” Printed inSt. Louis Post-Dispatch. 1995: October 17