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Key West Hemingway : a reassessment

Author: Kirk Curnutt; Gail D Sinclair
Publisher: Gainesville : University Press of Florida, 2016. ©2009
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Conventional wisdom holds that Hemingway's Key West years were among his least productive, and many are dismissive of the works he produced during that time. In this collection, several leading Hemingway scholars focus on his overlooked short stories and essays, especially those written for Esquire from 1933 to 1936. They demonstrate how the island inspired some of his most vivid work and discuss how the "Hemingway  Read more...
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Named Person: Ernest Hemingway; Ernest Hemingway; Ernest Hemingway; Ernest Hemingway
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kirk Curnutt; Gail D Sinclair
ISBN: 0813062365 9780813062365
OCLC Number: 946975410
Description: xxvi, 325 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: A Key West girl / Ernest Hemingway, with an introduction by Patrick Hemingway --
907 Whitehead Street / Carol Hemingway --
Only in Key West : Hemingway's fortunate isle / Lawrence R. Broer --
The end of some things : Hemingway's decade of loss / Gail D. Sinclair --
Beleaguered modernists : Hemingway, Stevens, and the left / Milton A. Cohen --
Hemingway, the left, and Key West / Dan Monroe --
Harry and the pirates : the romance and reality of piracy in Hemingway's To have and have not / Susan F. Beegel --
Tropical iceberg : Cuban turmoil in the 1930s and Hemingway's To have and have not / Steve Paul --
The Anita logs and To have and have not : the Gulf Stream as transcribed experience / Mark P. Ott --
"The poor are different from you and me" : masculinity and class in To have and have not / Susan J. Wolfe --
Hemingway, Faulkner, and Hawks : the nexus of creativity that generated the film To have and have not / Mimi Reisel Gladstein --
Reexamining the origins of "After the storm" / Michael J. Crowley --
Why Esquire? : the multiple voices of Hemingway's complex public persona / John J. Fenstermaker --
Letters and literary tourism : Hemingway as your Key West correspondent in "The sights of Whitehead Street" / E. Stone Shiflet and Kirk Curnutt --
Hemingway's Key West band of brothers : the World War I veterans in "Who murdered the vets?" and To have and have not / James H. Meredith --
The nice, the strange, and the wicked : physical and moral landscapes in "The strange country" / Nicole Camastra --
Key West as carnival : Hemingway and the commodification of celebrity / Russ Pottle.
Responsibility: edited by Kirk Curnutt and Gail D. Sinclair.

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Conventional wisdom holds that Hemingway's Key West years were among his least productive, and many are dismissive of the works he produced during that time. In this collection, several leading  Read more...

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