About Ernest Hemingway A St. Louis Post Dispatch Best Book of The first full biography of Ernest Hemingway in more than fifteen years is the first to draw on a wide array of never-before-used material, resulting in the most nuanced portrait to date of this complex, enigmatic artist.
Ernest Hemingway Biographical Ernest Hemingwayborn in Oak Park, Illinois, started his career as a writer in a newspaper office in Kansas City at the age of seventeen.
Serving at the front, he was wounded, was decorated by the Italian Government, and spent considerable time in hospitals.
After his return to the United States, he became a reporter for Canadian and American newspapers and was soon sent back to Europe to cover such events as the Greek Revolution.
During the twenties, Hemingway became a member of the group of expatriate Americans in Paris, which he described in his first important work, The Sun Also Rises Hemingway used his experiences as a reporter during the civil war in Spain as the background for his most ambitious novel, For Whom the Bell Tolls Hemingway — himself a great sportsman — liked to portray soldiers, hunters, bullfighters — tough, at times primitive people whose courage and honesty are set against the brutal ways of modern society, and who in this confrontation lose hope and faith.
His straightforward prose, his spare dialogue, and his predilection for understatement are particularly effective in his short stories, some of which are collected in Men Without Women and The Fifth Column and the First Forty-Nine Stories Hemingway died in Idaho in It was later edited and republished in Nobel Lectures.
To cite this document, always state the source as shown above. Selected Bibliography Baker, Carlos. The Writer as Artist. Fourth edition, Princeton University Press: The Only Thing That Counts: Selected articles and dispatches of four decades.
Edited by William White, with commentaries by Philip Young. Edited with an introduction and notes by Nicholas Gerogiannis. Preface by Philip Young. New York, A facsimile of the original Paris Edition published in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, Edited with an Introduction by Patrick Hemingway.
For Whom the Bell Tolls: The Facts in the Fictions. Metuchen, NJ and London, New York, Macmillan: Facts On File Publications: Phillips, Larry W Ed.
Ernest Hemingway on Writing. Omni chronology series, 1 Omnigraphics, Inc: The Making of A Farewell to Arms.A revelatory look into the life and work of Ernest Hemingway, considered in his time to be the greatest living American novelist and short story writer, winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the Nobel Prize in Literature in Reviews: Stephen Crane (November 1, – June 5, ) was an American poet, novelist, and short story writer.
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His economical and understated style . Ernest Hemminway ( – ) Ernest Hemingway was a novelist, short story writer, and journalist. He published seven novels, six short story collections, and two non-fiction works, and won the Nobel Prize for Literature in Ernest Miller Hemingway was a novelist and short story writer, who became well known for the passion that he used in all his writings.
Many of his works are regarded as classics of American Literature, and some have even been made into motion pictures.