An excerpt from Ezra Pound's "Sestina: Altaforte," read by the poet. It is written in the personae of the troubadour warlord Bertrans de Born.
"IF I TOLD HIM; A Completed Portrait of Picasso" by Gertrude Stein
|photo of Stein in front of Picasso's portrait of her|
|Click this link to hear Dr. Steven Zucker Dr. Beth Harris talk about Picasso's portrait of Stein|