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 is very nice being a celebrity a real celebrity who can decide who they want to
meet and say so and they come or do not come as you want them . I never
imagined that would happen to me to be a celebrity like that but it did and when it
did I ...
Well I said come on we will meet her and Trac and I went to meet her . We met
her . She was the largest fattest Bretonne I have ever seen and dear me . Well
there we were . And little by little Trac began to go out of an evening and leave
Then he wanted to know what celebrities I wanted to meet , any celebrity can
choose whom he wants to meet and that is a pleasure and he mentioned several
and I said no , no , but I had heard that one was there that to me would be 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