Everybody who was anybody: a biography of Gertrude Stein, Volume 1
Putnam, 1975 - 244 pagina's
Reviews the legendary expatriate American writer, art collector, and saloniste, exploring her public and private endeavors, her relationships with family, friends, and fellow artists, and her impact on twentieth-century art and literature
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Bernard Fay, then in New Orleans, wrote to Gertrude at the end of November : I
feel that what is going on now in America - what this trip of yours is doing is
tremendously important in the mental life of America. What you bring them,
nobody has ...
In short, they feel alive and like it. . . . Gertrude Stein and Alice Toklas spent their
days chopping wood, making jam, visiting their neighbours, writing to friends in
America - occasionally to ask for such things as darning-thread, soap, and ...
You have to learn to be individual and not just mass job workers, you have to get
courage enough to know what you feel and not just all be yes or no men. . . . . . .
Look facts in the face, not just what they all say, the leaders, but every darn one ...
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I enjoyed reading and learning about this remarkable woman. she was at the start of the modern painting and literature. he had an influence on 20th century culture and she live a very radical life without making it a issue. she was someone that lived our life and her values Volledige review lezen
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