Exact Change, 1993 - 328 pagina's
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. "Everybody's Autobiography" is Stein at her most accessible and her most serious, and is among her most popular books.
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other, and of course it is just a Yale key and perhaps he gives it to every one but I
do not think so, I think he just gave it to me and I always carry it in the bill folder I
bought on Fifth Avenue and with the permission to drive that I got in California.
And then we left for California very early in the morning. It was strange our going
to California where we both had come from. But we did leave for California early
in an airplane. Just now a great many are getting killed in the airplanes but when
And then we in our Ford car left for our California, this had been California of
course but not our California the California we had come from and we drove off
the next morning to go traveling for ten days and no lecturing just traveling, we
had a ...
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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