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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She gave them roles they had not played in history in order to discover whether
the identity of genius was absolute or whether it depended on doing something,
some productivity as proof of being that genius. For her analysis of the relation of
As with the "continuous present," Gertrude's conviction that being a genius was
an absolute thing, independent of popular success or even of audience
comprehension had a profound psychological appeal. Genius could not be
subjected to ...
Gertrude's devotion to her writing, to the demands of genius, made her position
incomprehensible to her friends. She was attacked as a reactionary by readers of
her articles in The Saturday Evening Post and by those who were offended by ...
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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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