Gertrude Stein

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experimental expatriate United States writer (1874-1946)


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Picasso's "Young Girl With a Flower Basket" was once owned by his friend Gertrude Stein.
The author examines how Gertrude Stein and Truman Capote became mass-market celebrities and profited from being gay while other gay public figures were censored or closeted.
Gertrude Stein in Europe: Reconfigurations across Media, Disciplines, and Traditions, edited by Sarah Posman and Laura Luise Schultz.
And then a moment later I thought, "Or maybe it's more that Gertrude Stein reminds me of him.
If the later pages of NEFWG seem like the Stein of, say, A Long Gay Book (1933), where the units go on and on for hundreds of pages, the earlier ones seem like warm-ups for the shorter more abrupt pieces about the patterns of conversation, like "Ladies' Voices" (1916)--the apostrophe comes and goes--a page and a half in Carl Van Vechten's influential anthology, Selected Writings of Gertrude Stein [which has the Picasso portrait on the cover).
Within, there is the inner-chewy-center about the narrator's friend Muhammad and his relationship with the American writer Gertrude Stein.
3] There is a short essay by Gertrude Stein on a related topic.
Woody Allen's recent fantasy of Americans immersed in Modernist Paris, Midnight in Paris (2011), quite appropriately places Gertrude Stein at the epicenter of taste making for both literature and art.
MOST BOOKWORMS KNOW THE AMERICAN writer Gertrude Stein (1874-1946) as the pen behind some of the most original modernist literature of the early 20th century, as an early collector of avant-garde art, and as a lesbian unafraid to acknowledge her long-term partner.
Another San Francisco venue, its new Contemporary Jewish Museum, also skimmed the surface of these troubling questions in "Seeing Gertrude Stein.
The movies that so affected audiences over the past year brought back many memories--from the golden age of silent films to the Paris salon of Gertrude Stein, filled with her friends Picasso, Matisse, Hemingway, and the Fitzgeralds.
Segun especialistas, la famosa escritora Gertrude Stein se encargo de falsificar la verdad para aparecer como la figura central de esa aventura fascinante.
Organized jointly by the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, and the Reunion des Musees Nationaux-Grand Palais, Paris, "The Steins Collect: Matisse, Picasso, and the Parisian Avant-Garde" reunites the unique modern art collections of Gertrude Stein, the author, her brothers, Leo and Michael Stein and Michael's wife, Sarah, all of whom were at one time residents of the San Francisco Bay area.
Our story begins with the gatherings of artists and patrons hosted by the Stein family a author Gertrude Stein, her brothers Leo and Michael Stein, and Michael's wife Sarah Stein.