The Work of Gwendolyn Bays

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“The Orphic Vision of Nerval, Baudelaire, and Rimbaud”:

http://www.jstor.org/stable/40245879?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents

“Balzac as Seer”:

http://www.jstor.org/stable/2929184?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents

“Rimbaud – Father of Surrealism?”:

http://www.jstor.org/stable/2929720?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents

Review of Rimbaud et le problème des Illuminations by Henry de Bouillane de LaCoste:

http://www.jstor.org/stable/2908763?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents

 

My grandmother was keenly interested in the unconscious mind and the spiritual realm beyond conscious thought. This drove her to study artists and poets who utilized methods of working beyond the confines of the rational, intellectual mind.

 

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my grandmother and my father, 1948

 

Books:

https://www.amazon.com/Orphic-Vivion-Poets-Novalis-Rimbaud/dp/B000WFTHE8

The Voice of the Buddha