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Ernest Hemingway in context

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This volume examines the various geographic, political, social and literary contexts through which Hemingway crystallized his narrative voice. Written by forty-four experts in Hemingway studies, this comprehensive and accessible text will appeal to scholars, students and fans of Hemingway hoping to gain a fuller understanding of this iconic American author. 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 World War I, Franco's Spain and World War II. This volume examines the various geographic, political, social and literary contexts through which Hemingway crystallized his unmistakable narrative voice. Written by forty-four experts in Hemingway studies, the comprehensive yet concise essays collected here explore how Hemingway is both a product and a critic of his times, touching on his relationship to matters of style, biography, letters, cinema, the arts, music, masculinity, sexuality, the environment, ethnicity and race, legacy and women, among other topics. Fans, students and scholars of Hemingway will turn to this reference time and again for a fuller understanding of this iconic American author.

Condition: 30cm tear in dustjacket.

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Used: good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1107010551
ISBN-13:
9781107010550
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press

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This volume examines the various geographic, political, social and literary contexts through which Hemingway crystallized his narrative voice. Written by forty-four experts in Hemingway studies, this comprehensive and accessible text will appeal to scholars, students and fans of Hemingway hoping to gain a fuller understanding of this iconic American author. 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 World War I, Franco's Spain and World War II. This volume examines the various geographic, political, social and literary contexts through which Hemingway crystallized his unmistakable narrative voice. Written by forty-four experts in Hemingway studies, the comprehensive yet concise essays collected here explore how Hemingway is both a product and a critic of his times, touching on his relationship to matters of style, biography, letters, cinema, the arts, music, masculinity, sexuality, the environment, ethnicity and race, legacy and women, among other topics. Fans, students and scholars of Hemingway will turn to this reference time and again for a fuller understanding of this iconic American author.

Condition: 30cm tear in dustjacket.

Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1107010551
ISBN-13:
9781107010550
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press

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