BookWoman BookGroup Discussion: Georgia by Dawn Tripp

BookWoman BookGroup Discussion
Georgia: A Novel of Georgia O'Keeffe
by Dawn Tripp

In 1916, Georgia O’Keeffe is a young, unknown art teacher when she travels to New York to meet Alfred Stieglitz, the famed photographer and art dealer, who has discovered O’Keeffe’s work and exhibits it in his gallery. Their connection is instantaneous. O’Keeffe is quickly drawn into Stieglitz’s sophisticated world, becoming his mistress, protégé, and muse, as their attraction deepens into an intense and tempestuous relationship and his photographs of her, both clothed and nude, create a sensation. Yet as her own creative force develops, Georgia begins to push back against what critics and others are saying about her and her art. And soon she must make difficult choices to live a life she believes in.

A breathtaking work of the imagination, Georgia is the story of a passionate young woman, her search for love and artistic freedom, the sacrifices she will face, and the bold vision that will make her a legend.

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Event date: 
Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:45pm
Event address: 
5501 North Lamar #A-105
Austin, TX 78751
Georgia: A Novel of Georgia O'Keeffe Cover Image
ISBN: 9780812981865
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Published: Random House Trade - January 17th, 2017