Table of Contents for Daily Rituals : How Artists Work


Introduction xiii
W.H. Auden' 3(1)
Francis Bacon 4(2)
Simone de Beauvoir 6(3)
Thomas Wolfe 9(1)
Patricia Highsmith 10(2)
Federico Fellini 12(1)
Ingmar Bergman 13(1)
Morton Feldman 14(2)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 16(1)
Ludwig van Beethoven 17(2)
Søren Kierkegaard 19(1)
Voltaire 20(1)
Benjamin Franklin 21(2)
Anthony Trollope 23(2)
Jane Austen 25(2)
Frédéric Chopin 27(2)
Gustave Flaubert 29(4)
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec 33(1)
Thomas Mann 34(2)
Karl Marx 36(2)
Sigmund Freud 38(1)
Carl Jung 39(2)
Gustav Mahler 41(3)
Richard Strauss 44(1)
Henri Matisse 45(2)
Joan Miró 47(2)
Gertrude Stein 49(2)
Ernest Hemingway 51(2)
Henry Miller 53(1)
F. Scott Fitzgerald 53(2)
William Faulkner 55(1)
Arthur Miller 56(1)
Benjamin Britten 57(1)
Ann Beattie 58(1)
Günter Grass 59(1)
Tom Stoppard 59(1)
Haruki Murakami 60(1)
Toni Morrison 61(1)
Joyce Carol Oates 62(1)
Chuck Close 63(1)
Francine Prose 64(1)
John Adams 65(2)
Steve Reich 67(1)
Nicholson Baker 68(2)
B.F. Skinner 70(2)
Margaret Mead 72(1)
Jonathan Edwards 73(1)
Samuel Johnson 73(2)
James Boswell 75(2)
Immanuel Kant 77(3)
William James 80(2)
Henry James 82(1)
Franz Kafka 82(3)
James Joyce 85(2)
Marcel Proust 87(3)
Samuel Beckett 90(2)
Igor Stravinsky 92(1)
Erik Satie 93(1)
Pablo Picasso 94(2)
Jean-Paul Sartre 96(1)
T.S. Eliot 97(2)
Dmitry Shostakovich 99(2)
Henry Green 101(2)
Agatha Christie 103(2)
Somerset Maugham 105(1)
Graham Greene 105(1)
Joseph Cornell 106(3)
Sylvia Plath 109(1)
John Cheever 110(3)
Louis Armstrong 113(1)
W.B. Yeats 114(1)
Wallace Stevens 115(1)
Kingsley Amis 116(2)
Martin Amis 118(1)
Umberto Eco 118(2)
Woody Allen 120(1)
David Lynch 121(1)
Maya Angelou 122(2)
George Balanchine 124(1)
Al Hirschfeld 125(1)
Truman Capote 126(1)
Richard Wright 127(2)
H.L. Mencken 129(1)
Philip Larkin 130(1)
Frank Lloyd Wright 131(1)
Louis I. Kahn 132(1)
George Gershwin 133(1)
Joseph Heller 133(2)
James Dickey 135(1)
Nikola Tesla 136(1)
Glenn Gould 137(4)
Louise Bourgeois 141(1)
Chester Himes 141(1)
Flannery O'Connor 142(1)
William Styron 143(1)
Philip Roth 144(2)
P.G. Wodehouse 146(2)
Edith Sitwell 148(1)
Thomas Hobbes 149(1)
John Milton 150(1)
Rene Descartes 151(1)
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe 152(1)
Friedrich Schiller 153(1)
Franz Schubert 154(1)
Franz Liszt 155(1)
George Sand 156(1)
Honoré de Balzac 157(1)
Victor Hugo 158(2)
Charles Dickens 160(2)
Charles Darwin 162(4)
Herman Melville 166(2)
Nathaniel Hawthorne 168(1)
Leo Tolstoy 169(2)
Pyotr Ilich Tchaikovsky 171(2)
Mark Twain 173(2)
Alexander Graham Bell 175(1)
Vincent van Gogh 176(1)
N.C. Wyeth 177(1)
Georgia O'Keeffe 178(1)
Sergey Rachmaninoff 179(1)
Vladimir Nabokov 180(2)
Balthus 182(2)
Le Corbusier 184(1)
Buckminster Fuller 185(2)
Paul Erdos 187(1)
Andy Warhol 188(4)
Edward Abbey 192(1)
V.S. Pritchett 193(1)
Edmund Wilson 194(1)
John Updike 195(1)
Albert Einstein 196(1)
L. Frank Baum 197(1)
Knut Hamsun 198(1)
Willa Cather 199(1)
Ayn Rand 200(1)
George Orwell 201(1)
James T. Farrell 202(1)
Jackson Pollock 203(2)
Carson McCullers 205(1)
Willem de Kooning 206(2)
Jean Stafford 208(1)
Donald Barthelme 209(2)
Alice Munro 211(1)
Jerzy Kosinski 211(2)
Isaac Asimov 213(1)
Oliver Sacks 214(2)
Anne Rice 216(1)
Charles Schulz 217(1)
William Gass 218(1)
David Foster Wallace 219(1)
Marina Abramovic 220(2)
Twyla Tharp 222(2)
Stephen King 224(1)
Marilynne Robinson 225(1)
Saul Bellow 225(2)
Gerhard Richter 227(1)
Jonathan Franzen 227(2)
Maira Kalman 229(1)
Georges Simenon 229(3)
Stephen Jay Gould 232(1)
Bernard Malamud 233(2)
Acknowledgments 235(2)
Notes 237(30)
Index 267