Descriptions of Literature: The Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas Papers - Mon, October 8, 2012

Monday, October 8, 2012 (All day) to Friday, December 14, 2012 (All day)

When: Monday, October 8, 2012 - Friday, December 14, 2012 (All day)Where:    Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library (BRBL)   121 Wall St., New Haven, CT 06511Tags: arts, exhibition, humanities, social_sciencesGertrude Gertrude Stein Stein: What are the Questions? Lecture by Joan RetallackStein in the NewsDescription: Descriptions of Literature:Texts and Contexts in the Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas PapersA portrait of Stein’s writing life and creative process are represented in manuscript drafts, notebooks, typescripts, correspondence, photographs, books, and personal effects. The exhibition traces the evolution of key works and the environment in which they were created, from the domestic life Stein shared with Toklas to interactions with fellow writers.Keynote lecture by Joan Retallack. Friday, October 26 at 5pm at the Beinecke Library. Details at: To: General PublicAdmission: Free


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