Stein Gertrude Books
Books di Stein Gertrude con argomento Working Class Women
Three Lives & Tender Buttons
edizioni Signet Classic collana Signet Classic (Paperback) , 2003
Three Lives Three short stories comprise Gertrude Stein's first significant work, each a psychological portrait of a different woman. “The Good Anna” is a kindly but domineering German servant. “The Gentle Lena” apathetically endures her miserable life until she dies in childbirth. “Melanctha” is a young Black woman...
edizioni Dover Pubns collana Dover Pubns (Paperback) , 1994
The first of Gertrude Stein's publications, this accessible 1909 volume was an experiemntal work for its time and established the author's reputation as a master of language and a voice for women. In three separate tales, Stein invests the lives of three working class women with extraordinary insights into race, sex,...
Wagner-Martin Linda (EDT)
edizioni Palgrave Macmillan collana Palgrave Macmillan (Hardcover)
Reprints the text of Stein's three avant-garde novellas of working-class women, together with a wide spectrum of thematically arranged historical documents. Selections address the role and perception of women at the turn of the century; the impact of medical science, modern art, and realism on Stein as a developing...
edizioni Pocket Classics collana Pocket Classics (Paperback)
The first published work of fiction by legendary author and poet Gertrude Stein, Three Lives is a collection of two short stories and a novella focusing on the bleak existence that faced immigrant and minority women in turn-of-the-century America. Each impoverished woman must labor as a domestic worker to survive,...