The Letters of Gertrude Stein and Carl Van Vechten, 1913-1946
van Van Vechten, Carl
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||Columbia University Press|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $50.00|
| Book Description: |
This monumental collection of correspondence between Gertrude Stein and critic, novelist, and photographer Carl Van Vechten provides crucial insight into Stein's life, art, and artistic milieu as well as Van Vechten's support of major cultural projects, such as the Harlem Renaissance. From their first meeting in 1913, Stein and Van Vechten formed a unique and powerful relationship, and Van Vechten worked vigorously to publish and promote Stein's work. Existing biographies of...