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Latest Gertrude Stein Items
For Ernest Hemingway it wasn't a question of to have or have not.
In addition to writing in every imaginable medium from poetry to fiction to librettos, Gertrude Stein is well-known for nurturing the careers of some of America's biggest writers. Less well-known is Stein's impact on the visual arts.
Washington Times film critic Adam Mazmanian sifts through the year's releases and offer his 10 favorite movies of 2011.
The lady with the crazy hat is back, 106 years after she scandalized Parisians. Nearby is another woman of scandal, reclining naked, her body strangely contorted and tinted blue.
Matisse and Picasso masterpieces from the art collection of Gertrude Stein and her family are going on display at Paris' Grand Palais.
If you missed Paris this spring, or in the heady era a century ago when it was the center of the art world, let Meryle Secrest take you there. This is the Paris of the young Picasso and the aging Proust, of Gertrude Stein and Jean Cocteau, of Utrillo, Braque, Leger and Matisse.
An arresting moment occurs 20 pages into Paula McLain's novel "The Paris Wife," a book that is making its way up several best-seller lists. The narrator, Hadley Richardson, recounts "the cold morning in February when a single shot rang through the house. My mother heard it first and snapped awake, knowing instantly what had happened."