Gertrude Stein — American Writer

Art Collector and Author of The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas

Stein in her Paris Apartment. Image: invaluable

Twenty odd years ago, in Paris, I retraced Ernest Hemingway’s steps (albeit in the opposite direction) to Gertrude Stein’s apartment at 27 rue de Fleurus. It was (and probably still is) a grand building, but unlike Hemingway and his wife Hadley, I didn’t ring the bell. Stein had been dead for fifty…

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Steve Newman Writer

Playwright, Historian, and Freelance Writer…