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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She was also, most important, Gertrude's audience - and for a long time,
Gertrude's only audience. As Gertrude's experiments with language became
more advanced in the years following the Three Lives, so they became more
remote from ...
The word was appropriate to another result of the book's success: 'Before one is
successful that is before any one is ready to pay money for anything you do then
you are certain that every word you have written is as important as any other ...
... important writer writing to-day' ; and to deliver important aesthetic
pronouncements: 'Artists do not experiment. Experiment is what scientists do. . . .
An artist puts down what he knows and at every moment it is what he knows at
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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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