Gertrude Stein

Gertrude Stein

Born: February 3, 1874

Died: July 29, 1946

Nationality: American

Occupation: Author, writer, poet

Biography: Gertrude Stein was an American writer, poet, and art collector who spent most of her life in France.

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Source/Notes: A Stein Reader (1993 edition), Northwestern University Press - ISBN: 9780810110830
Source/Notes: Form and Intelligibility, from The Radcliffe Manuscripts (1949); written in 1895 as an undergraduate at Radcliffe College
Source/Notes: The Yale Edition of the Unpublished Writings of Gertrude Stein: A novel of thank you (1958 edition)

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Source/Notes: Quoted by Thornton Wilder, interview (December 14-15, 1956) with Richard Goldstone, The Paris Review: Writers at Work, First Series (1958)