Apprenticed to Venus

my secret life with Anaïs Nin
  • 368 Pages
  • 3.88 MB
  • 2851 Downloads
  • English
by
Mentoring, American Women authors, Biog
StatementTristine Rainer
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCT275.R223 A3 2017
The Physical Object
Pagination368 pages
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26924028M
ISBN 101628727780
ISBN 139781628727784
OCLC/WorldCa954670557

In her recent book, Apprenticed to Venus: My Secret Life with Anaïs Nin, Rainer has created a new literary genre: the novoir, “a memoir with true characters and actual dialogue, but with the structure and stylistic elements of a novel.”/5(17).

Apprenticed to Venus by Tristine Rainer is a free NetGalley ebook that I read in late June. Rainer writes this book as a 'novoir,' a novelized memoir based in their relationship and Nin's journals, but with dramatized events and dialogues.

It begins in Greenwich Village during when Nin is 60 and Rainer is referred to her by her godmother /5. "An inherently fascinating read from cover to cover, Apprenticed to Venus: My Secret Life with Anais Nin is a 'must' for the legions of Anaïs Nin fans.

An extraordinarily well written, deeply personal, impressively candid memoir." — Midwest Book Review Praise for Tristine Rainer's The New Diary: "A perceptive and revolutionary work."Released on: J In what Kirkus calls a “spicy and saucy hybrid of memoir and novel,” Apprenticed to Venus brings to life a seductive and entertaining character —the pioneer whose mantra was, “A woman has as much right to pleasure as a man!”An intimate look at the intricacies—and risks—of the female mentor-protégé relationship, Tristine Rainer.

"An inherently fascinating read from cover to cover, Apprenticed to Venus book to Venus: My Secret Life with Anais Nin is a 'must' for the legions of Anaïs Nin fans. An extraordinarily well written, deeply personal, impressively candid memoir." — Midwest Book Review Praise for Tristine Rainer's The New Diary: "A perceptive and revolutionary work.".

APPRENTICED TO VENUS. My Secret Life with Anaïs Nin. by founder of Black Sun Press, and Nin’s something friend Jean-Jacques. In a Delta of Venus manner, the impressionable author describes how she went with them to a night club, danced, drank, smoked pot, and, later, experienced with Jean-Jacques what “today would likely be Author: Tristine Rainer.

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“I call this book a novoir—a memoir with true characters and. Apprenticed to Venus: My Secret Life with Anaïs Nin Tristine Rainer. Arcade, $ (p) ISBN Named a "Best Summer Read" by Elle Magazine. Praise for Tristine Rainer's Apprenticed to Venus: “[A] spicy and saucy hybrid Apprenticed to Venus book memoir and novel Feminists and fans of Nin's work will enjoy this unique insider's portrait of a complex, pivotal figure in women's liberation.”Kirkus.

An intimate look at the intricacies—and risks—of the female mentor-protégé relationship, Tristine Rainer’s Apprenticed to Venus stories her deep friendship, for good or ill, with a pivotal historical figure.

Praise for Apprenticed to Venus: “[A] spicy and saucy hybrid of memoir and novel. "An inherently fascinating read from cover to cover, Apprenticed to Venus: My Secret Life with Anais Nin is a 'must' for the legions of Anais Nine fans.

An extraordinarily well written, deeply personal, impressively candid memoir."— Midwest Book Review Named a "Best Summer Read" by Elle Magazine.

Praise for Tristine Rainer's Apprenticed to Venus. "An inherently fascinating read from cover to cover, Apprenticed to Venus: My Secret Life with Anais Nin is a 'must' for the legions of Anais Nine fans. An extraordinarily well written, deeply personal, impressively candid memoir."— Midwest Book Review.

From the Publisher. Brand: Skyhorse Publishing. Apprenticed to Venus | A Revealing Look at the Mentorship--and Manipulation--of Ana s Nin Ineighteen-year-old Tristine Rainer was sent on an errand to Ana s Nin's West Village apartment. The chance meeting would change the course of her life and begin her years as Ana s's accomplice, keeping her mentor's confidences--including that of her bigamy--even after Ana s Nin's death and the.

An intimate look at the intricacies—and risks—of the female mentor-protégé relationship, Tristine Rainer’s Apprenticed to Venus stories her deep friendship, for. Tristine Rainer will be giving the keynote talk at the Writers’ Conference Saturday, May 19 from 10 AM to noon.

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She will speak on memoir writing and her own ups and downs of writing and publishing Apprenticed to Venus in Apprenticed to Venus: My Secret Life with Anais Nin by Rainer, Tristine available in Hardcover onalso read synopsis and reviews. I first met Anais in at her Village apartment, when I was an eighteen-year-old virgin.

And so Author: Tristine Rainer. Apprenticed to Venus May 2, / 2 Comments / in Uncategorized / by Tristine Rainer As Director of CAS I want to tell you why I, who have nurtured so many other memoirs to publication, finally felt free to write my own memoir about my mentor, Anaïs Nin, and why it took me so long to address the subject and begin the book.

Get this from a library. Apprenticed to Venus: my secret life with Anaïs Nin. [Tristine Rainer] -- "I first met Anais in at her Village apartment, when I was an eighteen-year-old virgin." And so begins Tristine Rainer's years as Anais Nin's accomplice, keeping Nin's confidences-including that.

Apprenticed to Venus My Secret Life With Anaïs Nin (Book): Rainer, Tristine: "I first met Anais in at her Village apartment, when I was an eighteen-year-old virgin." And so begins Tristine Rainer's years as Anais Nin's accomplice, keeping Nin's confidences-including that of her bigamy-even after Nin's death and the passing of her husbands, until now.

Praise for Tristine Rainer's Apprenticed to Venus Named a "Best Summer Read" by Elle Magazine. "[A] spicy and saucy hybrid of memoir and novel Feminists and fans of Nin's work will enjoy this unique insider's portrait of a complex, pivotal figure in women's liberation."KirkusBrand: Los Angeles.

Apprenticed by Venus is a book that will make you question the rules that govern a friendship and the abuse of it. Anaḯs pushed the boundaries especially when she asks Tristine to carry this burden about the secrets of her life and makes her responsible for them as well.

"An inherently fascinating read from cover to cover, Apprenticed to Venus: My Secret Life with Anais Nin is a 'must' for the legions of Anais Nine fans.

An extraordinarily well written, deeply personal, impressively candid memoir."— Midwest Book ReviewReviews: Apprenticed to Venus Book Summary: The memoir of a woman who was mentored by the author of Delta of Venus is a “unique insider’s portrait of a complex, pivotal figure in women’s liberation” (Kirkus Reviews).

Ineighteen-year-old Tristine Rainer was sent on an errand to the West Village apartment of the notorious writer Anaïs Nin. "An inherently fascinating read from cover to cover, Apprenticed to Venus: My Secret Life with Anais Nin is a 'must' for the legions of Anais Nine fans.

An extraordinarily well written, deeply personal, impressively candid memoir."-- Midwest Book Review. Apprenticed to Venus (Coming July ) Tristine Rainer’s own memoir about her relationship with her mentor Anaïs Nin, Apprenticed to Venus, will be published July, by Arcade Books.

An intimate look at the intricacies―and risks―of the female mentor-protégé relationship, Apprenticed to Venus stories her deep friendship, for good or ill, with a pivotal historical figure. In what Kirkus calls a "spicy and saucy hybrid of memoir and novel," Apprenticed to Venus brings to life a seductive and entertaining character --the pioneer whose mantra was, "A woman has as much right to pleasure as a man!".

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Apprenticed to Venus My Years with Anaïs Nin Tristine Rainer. Pages; J ; ISBN: ; Imprint: Arcade Publishing; Trim Size: 6in x 9in. The following is from Tristine Rainer’s novel, Apprenticed to Venus: My Secret Life with Anaïs Nin.

Set in the underground literary worlds of Manhattan and LA during the 60s and 70s, Tristine charts her coming of age under the guidance of Anaïs Nin. Tristine Rainer is the author of The New Diary and Your Life as Story. Rainer taught.Apprenticed to Venus: My Secret Life with Anais Nin | Rainer Tristine | download | B–OK.

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