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Unlikely CollaborationGertrude Stein, Bernard Faÿ, and the Vichy Dilemma$
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Barbara Will

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9780231152631

Published to Columbia Scholarship Online: November 2015

DOI: 10.7312/columbia/9780231152631.001.0001

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Stein’s War

Stein’s War

“Having Faith” in Pétain (1940–1944)

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(p.109) Chapter Four Stein’s War
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Unlikely Collaboration
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Barbara Will

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Columbia University Press
DOI:10.7312/columbia/9780231152631.003.0004

This chapter focuses on the unique wartime experience of Stein, an experience that was spent apart from Bernard Faÿ and that would ultimately distance her from Faÿ. With the French–German armistice in June 1940, the Stein–Faÿ collaboration of the 1930s—an intellectual, artistic, and emotional collaboration characterized by genuine affection and mutual political conviction, as well as desire, ambition, and egoism—was transformed into a collaboration of each with the Vichy regime. During this period, Stein and Faÿ had little contact with each other; after World War II they would never see each other again. Yet this experience was in fact marked by the invisible hand of Bernard Faÿ.

Keywords:   Bernard Faÿ, French–German armistice, Vichy regime, World War II, wartime experience, Gertrude Stein

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