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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She had everything the matter so the doctor said whom we finally called in to see
her and he took her to the hospital and he said they never have enough patients
in the hospital so they would keep her and he the husband went out in to the ...
Naturally everybody always took care of me and naturally he always took care of
me and I had a great deal of care taken of me and that left me with a great deal of
time altogether . Well I suppose you have to do that if you are going to .
So we stayed our two weeks in Chicago and Mrs . Goodspeed took us to the
opera and to concerts , one of them was Lohengrin and the other was Salomé . It
was funny going to opera again and to concerts it seemed as if Europe had not
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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