Anka Muhlstein

Anka Muhlstein is a French writer living in New York. Her most recent books are Balzac's Omelette and Monsieur Proust's Library. She was awarded the Prix Goncourt for her biography of Astolphe de Custine

The Great Convergence 

How continental art and literature went global

by Anka Muhlstein | Tuesday, September 03, 2019

Honoré de Balzac’s The Unknown Masterpiece

Anticipating the birth of modern art

by Anka Muhlstein | Monday, September 14, 2015

Proust Imperfect

The Englishman who interpreted France’s greatest novel

by Anka Muhlstein | Wednesday, March 04, 2015