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.
Resultaten 1-3 van 35
Picasso ' s name originally was well anyway his father ' s name was Ruiz and his
mother ' s name was Picasso . In Spain you take your father ' s and your mother '
s name like Ruiz y Picasso like Merry y del Val , del Val was Spanish and Merry ...
I remember so well showing in the old days the Picasso drawings and the great
thing to say about them was that they were all drawn without a model . And then
always there was complete astonishment . Matisse always had a model Picasso
He had a little bit of a studio with a great many paintings in it and we looked at all
of them it was astonishing , he was the only one who ever understood what
Picasso was doing . Sometimes well I am sure when everybody is dead lots of his
Wat mensen zeggen - Een review schrijven
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