The Proust Questionnaire

Due Dates

  • Due on: 09/05/2018
  • Assigned: 09/04/2018
Welcome back.
Proust. The man, the legend. The questionnaire. Knock this out. It is due tomorrow.
Due 9/5 at the beginning of 7th period.
Layout in a Modern Typeface (look up what a modern typeface actually is...)
Printed on 8.5x11 paper, single-sided.
Make sure you layout or design it so that it is easy to tell the difference between the question and the answer.
Often it helps to have a model, and idea, of how someone else approaches a problem. Below are some links to some Proust Questionnaires that some artists have filled out in the past...
Proust Himself
The Thin White Duke
Tina's Dear Friend
A Great Writer
Ricky - this one is pretty funny...
The questions are below.
Have fun. It's suppose to be fun.

The Proust Questionnaire
What is your idea of perfect happiness?
What is your greatest fear?
What is the trait you most deplore in yourself?
What is the trait you most deplore in others?
Which living person do you most admire?
What is your greatest extravagance?
What is your current state of mind?
What do you consider the most overrated virtue?
On what occasion do you lie?
What do you most dislike about your appearance?
Which living person do you most despise?
What is the quality you most like in a man?
What is the quality you most like in a woman?
Which words or phrases do you most overuse?
What or who is the greatest love of your life?
When and where were you happiest?
Which talent would you most like to have?
If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be?
What do you consider your greatest achievement?
If you were to die and come back as a person or a thing, what would it be?
Where would you most like to live?
What is your most treasured possession?
What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?
What is your favorite occupation?
What is your most marked characteristic?
What do you most value in your friends?
Who are your favorite writers?
Who is your hero of fiction?
Which historical figure do you most identify with?
Who are your heroes in real life?
What are your favorite names?
What is it that you most dislike?
What is your greatest regret?
How would you like to die?
What is your motto?