The Cambridge Companion to Hemingway / Edition 1

The Cambridge Companion to Hemingway / Edition 1

by Scott Donaldson, Scott Donaldson
     
 

ISBN-10: 052145574X

ISBN-13: 9780521455749

Pub. Date: 01/26/1996

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This companion serves both as an introduction for the interested reader and as a source of the best recent scholarship on the author and his works. In addition to analyzing his major texts, these chapters provide insight into Hemingway's relationship with gender history, journalism, fame, and the political climate of the 1930s. The essays are framed by an introductory…  See more details below

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This companion serves both as an introduction for the interested reader and as a source of the best recent scholarship on the author and his works. In addition to analyzing his major texts, these chapters provide insight into Hemingway's relationship with gender history, journalism, fame, and the political climate of the 1930s. The essays are framed by an introductory chapter on Hemingway and the costs of fame and an invaluable conclusion providing an overview of Hemingway scholarship from its beginnings to the present. Students will find the selected bibliography a useful guide to future research.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521455749
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
01/26/1996
Series:
Cambridge Companions to Literature Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

List of Contributors
Chronology
1Introduction: Hemingway and fame1
2Hemingway's journalism and the realist dilemma16
31924: Hemingway's luggage and the miraculous year36
4In Our Time, out of season55
5Brett and the other women in The Sun Also Rises87
6A Farewell to Arms: Doctors in the house of love109
7Hemingway's late fiction: Breaking new ground128
8Hemingway and politics149
9Hemingway and gender history170
10Hemingway, Hadley, and Paris: The persistence of desire197
11Hemingway's Spanish sensibility221
12The Cuban context of The Old Man and the Sea243
13Conclusion: The critical reputation of Ernest Hemingway269
Selected Bibliography301
Index311

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