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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Meraude has technique and some facility and she has to be a painter. There is
no reason not and there is no reason to but she has to be a painter and so she
falls in love with a painter, whether to paint as he paints or because she is in love
A painter has more trouble about it than any one. Most people at least do not see
what they have just done a writer does not see what he has just written, a
musician does not hear what he has just played, but a painter has constantly in
front of ...
I knew that Marie had not been pleased that I had spoken of all of them and of the
old days but then I knew painters were like that so when we met there at Marie
Louise's salon we embraced as we had always done and then she told me just ...
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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