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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Matisse always had a model Picasso never had one, that was where French
painting ended and Spanish painting began. My brother once was bothered
because Picasso never had and never had had a model to look at and it worried
they never howl or bark at the moon because no matter how small any village or
how far away they have electric light to light it and if they do not then automobiles
pass and make more light than any moon and the dogs see it so often they ...
Many people say you go on being afraid when you are alone on the platform but
after the first one I never was again. Not at all. Much later on very much later on
when I spoke at the Dutch Treat Club and there I had to be introduced because ...
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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