Exact Change, 1993 - 328 pagina's
Everybody's Autobiography is Stein at her most accessible and her most serious
In 1937, Gertrude Stein wrote a sequel to The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas, but this darker and more complex work was long misunderstood and neglected. An account of her experiences in the wake of having authored a bestseller, Everybody's Autobiography is as funny and engaging as The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas, but it is also a meditation on the meaning of success and identity in America.
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It was in Bilignin that I finally decided to go to America again after years of not
having been . So we were in Bilignin and I was quarreling with Mr . Bradley about
lecturing . We were here and we had as a servant an Indo - Chinaman .
It was pleasant beginning the summer in Bilignin . The other evening Francis
Picabia was here with his son Poncho almost twenty - three . Poncho complained
that his half and illegitimate brother Lorenzo was going off to be a sailor on a ...
Well when we went away to Bilignin that spring there was an uneasy feeling but
as Georges truly says the French are not afraid of politics after all they had one
real and original revolution called the French one and since then anything else is
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EVERYBODY'S AUTOBIOGRAPHYGebruikersrecensie - Kirkus
Read this fast, with no stops, no emphases, an unmodulated tone, and it is intelligible. Stop and think and you lose your way. But for the Stein fans, Gertrude Stein is as she is and they like her ... Volledige review lezen
Everybody's AutobiographyGebruikersrecensie - Not Available - Book Verdict
This marks the pioneer modernist's second title to be recently reprinted ( Geography and Plays , Classic Returns, LJ 1/94), indicating perhaps a Stein renaissance. Stein knew everybody who was anybody ... Volledige review lezen