Gertrude Stein was an American writer known for her role in the experimental arts and letters of Europe in the early part of the 20th century. She traveled in Paris, Vienna and San Francisco as a child, studied philosophy with William James at Radcliffe...
February 3, 1874,
Allegheny , Pennsylvania
July 27, 1946
Gertrude Stein (February 3, 1874 – July 27, 1946) was an American novelist,
poet, and playwright. Born in the Allegheny West neighborhood of Pittsburgh, ...
Gertrude Stein - Mini Biography (TV-14; 2:52) Gertrude Stein was a member of
the Lost Generation in Paris and helped develop modernism in Art and Literature.
From the time she moved to France in 1903 until her death in Neuilly-sur-Seine in
1946, American writer Gertrude Stein was a central figure in the Parisian art ...
Gertrude Stein was born in Allegheny, Pennsylvania, on February 3, 1874, to
wealthy German-Jewish immigrants. At the age of three, her family moved first to
PARIS, July 27--Gertrude Stein, famed woman writer and one of the most
controversial figures of American letters, died at 6:30 o' clock tonight (Paris time)
at the ...
Dec 31, 2015 ... Gertrude Stein, (born Feb. 3, 1874, Allegheny City [now in Pittsburgh], Pa., U.S.—
died July 27, 1946, Neuilly-sur-Seine, France), avant-garde ...
Gertrude Stein, the American modernist writer, was an international celebrity, an
artistic iconoclast, and a self-proclaimed genius.
A biography of writer Gertrude Stein, whose influence on twentieth century writing
is far greater than the success of her own writing.
So when the picture was later hung in the Parisian apartment of Leo and
Gertrude Stein, a brother and sister from California, it made their home a