Gertrude Stein

American writer and Poet

Major Accomplishments

Three Lives(1909), Tender Button: Objects, Food, Rooms(1914), and The Making of Americans: Being a history of a Family's progress(1925).

Life in Paris

  • Moved to Paris in 1903 to live with her brother Leo Stein.
  • She worked with Alice B. Toklas, Henri Matisse and Pablo Piccaso.
  • She helped the Modernist Movement.
  • She didn't have to hide her sexuality. Stein began to write novels and short shorties.