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What is Gertrude Stein’s most famous poem?

The first poem in the book, ‘A Carafe, That Is a Blind Glass,’ is also one of Stein’s most famous poems. Here is the poem in its entirety: A kind in glass and a cousin, a spectacle and nothing strange a single hurt color and an arrangement in a system to pointing.


What can we learn from Gertrude Stein?

As with all of Stein’s work, one must look through the lens of queer theory in analysis. Stein was an outspoken lesbian, along with her partner Alice B. Toklas, in an era where such a sexual identity was far from accepted. Themes of gender and sexuality took a prominent role in much of her work.


When was Gertrude Stein’s Tender Buttons?

NEXT   CONTENTS      BIBLIOGRAPHIC RECORD Gertrude Stein (1874–1946).   Tender Buttons.   1914. OBJECTS A CARAFE, THAT IS A BLIND GLASS.


How does Stein describe the objects in the book?

In it, Stein describes common, everyday objects with adjectives that are not typically used in association with them. Each poem explores a different way of looking at a familiar object. The book is divided into three parts: Objects, Food, and Rooms.


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