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Favored strangers

Gertrude Stein and her family

by Linda Wagner-Martin

  • 165 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Friends and associates,
  • Américains,
  • Biographies,
  • American Authors,
  • Lesbians,
  • Art,
  • Biographie,
  • History,
  • Families,
  • Family,
  • Intellectual life,
  • Histoire,
  • Familienleben,
  • Americans,
  • Biography,
  • Vie intellectuelle,
  • Family relationships,
  • Famille,
  • Collectors and collecting

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-330) and index.

    StatementLinda Wagner-Martin
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3537.T323 Z87 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 346 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages346
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24752285M
    ISBN 100813521696
    ISBN 109780813521695
    LC Control Number94023700
    OCLC/WorldCa31412160

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Favored Strangers book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The standard version of Gertrude Stein’s life — the story of the i /5(3). “Favored Strangers” is a story of survival––creative, psychological, racial, sexual––that opens our eyes to what being a female and an outsider at the turn of the century, and through much of its turbulent early years, truly meant.

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If you thought you knew the story of Gertrude Stein, this book /5(10). Favored Strangers by Linda Wagner-Martin Book Resume: This biography contains anecdotes and details about Gertrude Stein's exchanges on art, life, food and literature with luminaries such as Hemingway, Matisse, Juan Gris, Picasso, Virgil Thompson and many others.

Incidents are retold and bolstered by primary sources. Buy a cheap copy of Favored Strangers: Gertrude Stein and book by Linda Wagner-Martin.

Revealing Gertrude Stein in a new light, a biography shows the idiosyncratic art collector and writer as a member of her German-Jewish patriarchal family, Free shipping over $ The Stranger is Albert Camus’s first novel, published in It follows the life of Meursault, a French Algerian whose apathetic responses to life get him in trouble socially and eventually get him killed.

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Book Summary. Mersault had a job but wasn’t really ambitious about it. He hardly ever talked to anyone, always ate in the same restaurant and mostly hanged out with Emmanuel who worked with him.

The novel begins with him finding out that his mother died. She spent the last three years of her life in a nursing home because Mersault couldn’t.

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An amiable and perhaps charitable portrait of the self- proclaimed grandmother of the modern movement. Although it's impossible to write a life of Gertrude Stein () without mentioning her famous Paris salon and her many well-known friends, Wagner-Martin (Telling Women's Lives,etc.) does an excellent job here of downplaying those more hackneyed aspects of Stein's existence.

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Get this from a library. Favored strangers: Gertrude Stein and her family. [Linda Wagner-Martin] -- Inspired by extensive original research, Linda Wagner-Martin breaks with tradition in this major new biography. Here we find Gertrude Stein as we have never seen her before: as a member of her.

A list of all the characters in The Stranger The The Stranger characters include: Meursault, Marie Cardona, Raymond Sintes, Meursault’s Mother, The Chaplain, Thomas Perez, The Examining Magistrate, The Caretaker, The Director, Celeste, Masson, The Prosecutor, Salamano, The Arab.

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Favored Strangers Gertrude Stein and Her Famiily by LindaWagner-Martin() Gertrude Stein was born in Alleghaney, Pennsylvania, USAshe died in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France in In she and her brothers moved to Paris.

Like Book I, Book 2 opens with Meursault showing indifference in a situation that would make most people highly emotional. Now Meursault is calm after being arrested. His lawyer evokes Book I's opening by recalling Meursault's behavior at his mother's funeral.

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Favored strangers: Gertrude Stein and her family. Responsibility Linds Wagner-Martin. Imprint New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, c emphasizing Stein's social genius. The book introduces familial and domestic detail, not only enhancing Stein's significance as an artist and cultural critic, but also presenting her anew.

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