In the s, Yale University Press published a number of Gertrude Stein’s posthumous works, among them her incomparable Stanzas in Meditation. Since that. Written in at the house that Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas had rented in the Rhone Valley, Stanzas in Meditation is one of Stein’s most abstract and. Stein’s Stanzas in Meditation, published previously in only a very limited edition, is a monumental and rather terrifying word machine. By contrast to the.
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Stanzas in Meditation by Gertrude Stein – Poems |
Mar 05, Juliekantor rated it it was amazing. This edition has a blurb on the back by poet Lyn Hejinian. Ryan rated it grrtrude was amazing Jan 15, Apple plum, carpet steak, gertgude clam, colored wine, calm seen, cold cream, best shake, potato, potato and no no gold work with pet, a green seen is called bake and change sweet is bready, a little piece a little piece please.
It is very odd. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Also you need to read biographical books including her autobiographies like The Autobiography of Alice B. What a waste of time.
Dec 19, Mark rated it it was amazing. Refresh and try again. Throughout her lifetime, Stein cultivated significant tertiary relationships with well-known members of the avant garde stahzas and literary world of her time. Stein wrote in “Grammar and Poetry” that she loved pronouns for how “mistaken” they can be. APPLE Apple plum, carpet steak, seed clam, colored wine, calm seen, cold cream, best shake, potato, potato and no no gold work with pet, a green seen is called bake and change sweet is bready, a little piece a little piece please.
Tanner rated it liked it Jan 24, To ask other readers questions about Stanzas in Meditationplease sign up. I found Joan Retallack’s preface very helpful but you need to read that slowly with eyes open and pencil at hand.
Stanzas in Meditation
Used by permission of the Estate of Gertrude Stein. Debrah rated it it was amazing Feb 18, Resi rated it liked it Feb 04, In these small prose poems, shanzas and phrases come together in often surprising ways—similar in manner to cubist painting.
Tender Buttons [Nothing Elegan Thanks for telling us about the problem. InStein moved to Paris with Alice B. Preview — Stanzas in Meditation by Gertrude Stein. Her life was marked by two primary relationships, the first with her brother Leo Stein, fromand the second with Alice B.
Elizabeth rated it really liked it Jul 31, Luke rated it it was amazing Oct 28, If the red is rose and there is a gate surrounding it, if inside is let in and there places change then certainly something is upright.
They returned to America in and settled in Oakland, California. My favorite Stein, especially for the brilliant and little-read shorter pieces included at the back of the book, written between and Her writing, characterized by its use of words for their associations and sounds rather than their meanings, received considerable interest from other artists and writers, but did not find egrtrude wide audience.
A riveting and evocative innovation of our language, the scope of gerfrude we have barely begun to understand. Especially great when read aloud, this is my favorite Gertrude Stein. Stein shared her salon at 27 rue de Geryrude, Paris, first with Leo and then with Alice.
The couple did not return to the United States for over thirty years. It is remarkable how quickly they learn But if they learn and it is very remarkable how quickly they learn It makes not only but by and by Sganzas they can not only be not here But not there Which after all makes no difference After all this does not make any does not make any difference I add added it to it.
Deictic, pronouns show only One of the purposes of meditation is to detach from the noise of self.
Stanza V It is not a range of a mountain Of average of a range of a average mountain Nor can they of which of which of arrange To have been not which they which Can add a mountain to this. We are among us in this poem, drifting as people iin, as thought does. Nov 18, Tony Iantosca rated it it was amazing.