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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However I did tell Seabrook all about my brother, and myself and my brother. My
brother and myself had always been together. One should always be the
youngest member of the family. It saves you a lot of bother everybody takes care
very well remember his being there he was there for several hours and my
brother was talking and according to Stieglitz I was not saying anything and he
went away with the greatest admiration and said he had never known any
woman well ...
My brother Michael was our oldest brother we called him Mike or Mickey, and so
there were three brothers and two sisters that made us five. It is funny how in a
large family they all are alike or each one is extremely different, I suppose there ...
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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