eBook Ernest Hemingway in Context, 1st Edition

  • Debra Moddelmog
  • Suzanne del Gizzo
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  • ISBN-10: 1139856731
  • ISBN-13: 9781139856737
  • DDC: 813.52
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 400 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released March 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Ernest Hemingway's literary career was shaped by the remarkable contexts in which he lived, from the streets of suburban Chicago to the shores of the Caribbean islands, to the battlefields of WWI, Franco's Spain, and WWII. Offers contextual essays written on a range of topics by experts in Hemingway studies and provides a highly useful reference work for scholarship as well as teaching, excellent for classes on Hemingway, modernism and American literature.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Ernest Hemingway in Context.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Notes on Contributors.
1: Biography and Life.
2: Chronology.
3: Biography.
4: Critical Overview of the Biographies.
5: Letters.
6: Reading.
7: Representations: In His Time.
8: Contemporary Reviews.
9: Photos and Portraits.
10: Cinema and Adaptations.
11: Magazines.
12: Representations: In Our Time.
13: Critical Overview.
14: Styles.
15: Cult and Afterlife.
16: Houses and Museums.
17: Posthumous Publications.
18: Intellectual and Artistic Movements and Influences.
19: Modernist Paris and the Expatriate Literary Milieu.
20: Literary Friendships, Rivalries, and Feuds.
21: Literary Movements.
22: Visual Arts.
23: Music.
24: Popular, Cultural, and Historical Contexts.
25: Ailments, Accidents, and Suicide.
26: Animals.
27: Bullfighting.
28: The Environment.
29: Fishing.
30: Food and Drink.
31: Hunting.
32: Masculinity.
33: Politics.
34: Publishing Industry and Scribner’s.
35: Race and Ethnicity: African Americans.
36: Race and Ethnicity: Africans.
37: Race and Ethnicity: American Indians.
38: Race and Ethnicity: Cubans.
39: Race and Ethnicity: Jews.
40: Religion.
41: Sex, Sexuality, and Marriage.
42: Travel.
43: Travel Writing.
44: War: World War I.
45: War: Spanish Civil War.
46: War: World War II.
47: Women.
48: Resources.
49: Manuscripts and Collections.
50: The Hemingway Review and The Ernest Hemingway Foundation and Society.
Further Reading.