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New critical approaches to the short stories of Ernest Hemingway

Jackson J. Benson (Editor)
With an Overview by Paul Smith and a Checklist to Hemingway Criticism, 1975-1990New Critical Approaches to the Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway is an all-new sequel to Benson's highly acclaimed 1975 book, which provided the first comprehensive anthology of criticism of Ernest Hemingway's masterful short stories. Since that time the availability of Hemingway's papers, coupled with new critical and theoretical approaches, has enlivened and enlarged the field of American literary studies. This companion volume reflects current scholarship and draws together essays that were ei
eBook, English, 1990
Duke University Press, Durham, 1990
1 online resource (xvi, 512 pages)
9780822382348, 9781283062701, 9786613062703, 0822382342, 1283062704, 6613062707
The art of the short story / Ernest Hemingway
I. Critical approaches
The unifying consciousness of a divided conscience : Nick Adams as author of In our time (narrative voice) / Debra A. Moddelmog
Decoding Papa : "a very short story" as work and text (semiotic analysis) / Robert Scholes
Hemingway's "After the storm" : a Lacanian reading (Lacanian reading) / Ben Stoltzfus
Structuralism and interpretation : Ernest Hemingway's "Cat in the rain" (structuralist interpretation) / Oddvar Holmesland
"That always absent something else" : "A natural history of the dead" and its discarded coda (textual analysis) / Susan F. Beegel
Reflection vs. daydream : two types of the implied reader in Hemingway's fiction (reception theory) / Hubert Zapf
"Actually, I felt sorry for the lion" ["The short happy life of Francis Macomber"] (feminist perspective) / Nina Baym
"Old man at the bridge" : the making of a short story (historical-biographical analysis) / William Braasch Watson. II. Story technique and themes
Hemingway's apprentice fiction : 1919-1921 / Paul Smith
The troubled fisherman ("Big two-hearted river"] / Kenneth S. Lynn
From "Sepi Jingan" to "The mother of a queen" : Hemingway's three epistemologic formulas for short fiction / Gerry Brenner
Nada and the clean, well-lighted place : the unity of Hemingway's short fiction / Steven K. Hoffman
"Only let the story end as soon as possible" : time-and-history in Ernest Hemingway's In our time / E.R. Hagemann
"Long time ago good, now no good" : Hemingway's Indian stories / Robert W. Lewis. III. Story interpretations
Hemingway's "Banal story" / Wayne Kvam
"This is my pal Bugs" : Ernest Hemingway's "The battler" / George Monteiro
Preparing for the end : Hemingway's revisions of "A canary for one" / Scott Donaldson
El pueblo Español : "The capital of the world" / Bernard Oldsey
The poor kitty and the padrone and the tortoise-shell cat in "Cat in the rain" / Warren Bennett
Hemingway's "The denunciation" : the aloof American / Kenneth G. Johnston
To embrace or kill : Fathers and sons / Richard McCann
Wise-guy narrator and trickster out-tricked in Hemingway's "Fifty grand" / Robert P. Weeks
A reading of Hemingway's "The gambler, the nun, and the radio" / Amberys R. Whittle
Gender-linked miscommunication in "Hills like white elephants" / Pamela Smiley
Hemingway's primitivism and "Indian camp" / Jeffrey Meyers
Hemingway's "The killers" : the map and the territory / Robert E. Fleming
"The last good country" : again the end of something / David R. Johnson
Nick Adams and the search for light ["The light of the world'] / Howard L. Hannum
"Nobody ever dies!" : Hemingway's Fifth story of the Spanish Civil War / Larry Edgerton
Hemingway's "Out of season" : the end of the line / William Adair
Perversion and the writer in "The sea change" / Robert E. Fleming
Coming of age in Hortons Bay : Hemingway's "Up in Michigan" / Alice Hall Petry
Crazy in Sheridan : Hemingway's "Wine of Wyoming" reconsidered / Lawrence H. Martin, Jr. IV. An overview of the criticism
A partial review : critical essays on the short stories, 1976-1989 / Paul Smith. v. A comprehensive checklist of Hemingway short fiction criticism, explication, and commentary, 1975-1985
Section I. Books on Hemingway's work containing discussion of the short stories
Section II. Articles, books devoted to Hemingway's work, books not exclusively devoted to Hemingway, and dissertations containing discussion of Several Hemingway short stories
Section III. Criticism, explication, and commentary on Individual stories, listed by story, including specific articles, segments from books on Hemingway's work, and segments from general books
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