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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In the first place most people that do anything in painting are not very tall and
broad, there may be exceptions but generally speaking you have to be small.
Well anyway he came to Paris and he was impressive and he was painting and
Picabia objects to Cezanne is it because he is jealous of that painting or is it
because he is right about it. Everybody of that period was influenced by Cezanne
but he says he was not and was not. Picabia's father was a Spaniard born in
Another thing that interested me in the city of Columbus was the museum,
everywhere we went they would talk to me about painting, American painting, I
looked at it all I looked at it everywhere it was not interesting, that is to say it was
all right ...
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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