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Gertrude Stein and the essence of what happens

Author: Dana Cairns Watson
Publisher: Nashville, Tennessee : Vanderbilt University Press, 2005. ©2005
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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In this study, Dana Cairns Watson traces Gertrude Stein's growing fascination with the cognitive and political ramifications of conversation and how that interest influenced her writing over the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Watson, Dana Cairns, 1966-
Gertrude Stein and the essence of what happens.
Nashville [Tenn.] : Vanderbilt University Press, 2005
(OCoLC)607353976
Named Person: Gertrude Stein; Gertrude Stein; Gertrude Stein; Gertrude Stein
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dana Cairns Watson
ISBN: 0826514626 9780826514622 0826514634 9780826514639
OCLC Number: 53967061
Description: x, 258 pages : frontispiece (portrait) ; 24 cm
Contents: Talking and listening in Stein's early life and works --
Modifying the mind : William James and Tender Buttons --
Conversational relations in Geography and Plays --
Talk in the thirties : in the present, with the past --
Talking boundaries into thresholds in Ida --
Expressing a state of mind : conversation, politics and individuality in Mrs. Reynolds and Brewsie and Willie.
Responsibility: Dana Cairns Watson.
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"Through a series of close readings, Dana Cairns Watson argues convincingly for the centrality of conversation in Gertrude Stein's work. More importantly, Watson places Stein's interest in and use of Read more...

 
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