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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If, as people said, Picasso was a genius, although his paintings to many seemed
ugly and inept, then perhaps she, too, was a genius, although her writing might
seem, by ordinary standards, equally clumsy and grotesque. It was an important ...
... or so Gertrude has her remember in The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas: I
was impressed by the coral brooch she wore and by her voice. I may say that
only three times in my life have I met a genius and each time a bell within me
rang and ...
The success of the clear exposition of The Autobiography threw Gertrude back
into worries about her own 'real work', and she wondered whether it was possible
to be both a genius and a popular success. But the longer she was upset, the ...
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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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