Friday, June 4, 2010

Critical gestures like this are irritating to endure:
These tortured writhings are irritating to endure. But they constituted part of what Gertrude Stein had to experience in order to reach full subjectivity in her writing. (83-4)

Don't even get me started on the idea that Stein "gestat[ed]" her characters.

Bridgman, Richard. Gertrude Stein in Pieces. New York: Oxford UP, 1970. Print.

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