Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

October 20, 2016
by jenniferpuryear

Guest Post by Laura Cooper: Marcel Proust, That Great Southern Writer.

Book Title: Swann's Way

You can always count on Laura Cooper to elevate the Bacon conversation!  Today, she thinks about the South, our “Garden and Gun moment” in national culture – and Marcel Proust. From Laura:  Last week, Nashville hosted Bonnaroo for book lovers (otherwise known as the Southern Festival of Books). The Southern Festival of Books isn’t only about Southern books. But this Nashville tradition reminds me how essential writers – …

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