Everybody who was Anybody: A Biography of Gertrude Stein
Doubleday, 1989 - 243 pagina's
The fascinating story of Gertrude Stein, the public personality, the private person, and the deeply serious writer. From her childhood in Pennsylvania through her rise in the world of art, this unique biography examines the life of this remarkable woman.
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body's Autobiography. "And how once you know that the buyer [audience] is
there you can go on knowing that the buyer is not there. Of course when he is not
there there is no bother." Never before had the audience been so evidently there.
For her exploration of the relationship between publicity and identity, and
audience and creativity, she chose four people who were both "geniuses" and
wellknown public figures. She gave them roles they had not played in history in
order to ...
Now, however, he explained, that thanks to the tremendous publicity preceding
her arrival, the first audience would number over a thousand. The idea of such a
crowd terrified Gertrude. She informed Potter that since her lectures would be ...
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I enjoyed reading and learning about this remarkable woman. she was at the start of the modern painting and literature. he had an influence on 20th century culture and she live a very radical life without making it a issue. she was someone that lived our life and her values Volledige review lezen
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