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Ernest Hemingway : the Oak Park legacy

Author: James Nagel
Publisher: Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : Conference publication : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An examination of the relationship of Hemingway to his hometown, Oak Park, Illinois, and the influence its people, places and underlying values had on his early work.

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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Electronic books
Congresses
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Ernest Hemingway.
Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, ©1996
(DLC) 96005033
(OCoLC)34283665
Named Person: Ernest Hemingway; Ernest Hemingway; Ernest Hemingway; Ernest Hemingway; Ernest Hemingway
Material Type: Biography, Conference publication, Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James Nagel
ISBN: 0585217734 9780585217734 9780817391317 0817391312
Language Note: English.
OCLC Number: 44956613
Notes: Essays presented at a conference held July 17-21, 1993, in Oak Park, Ill.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (x, 231 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: The Hemingways and Oak Park, Illinois : background and legacy / James Nagel --
High culture and low : Oak Park before the Great War / Michael Reynolds --
Hemingway's religious odyssey : the Oak Park years / Larry E. Grimes --
John Halifax, gentleman and the literary courtship of Clarence and Grace / James Nagel --
Out of the wastebasket : Hemingway's high school stories / David Marut --
Oak Park as the thing left out : surface and depth in "Soldier's home" / Carlos Azevedo --
Romantic betrayal in "Ten Indians" / Mary Anne O'Neal --
Women in the garden : Hemingway's "Summer people" and "The last good country" / Abby H.P. Werlock --
By the book : "Big two-hearted river" and Izaak Walton / George Monteiro --
"Working on the farm" : Hemingway's work ethic in The sun also rises / Judy Hen --
The search for an American audience : marketing Ernest Hemingway, 1925-1930 / John J. Fenstermaker --
What if Ernest had been born on the other side of the street? / Morris Buske.
Other Titles: Ernest Hemingway
Responsibility: edited by James Nagel.
Local System Bib Number:
125230
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Although it is a critical commonplace that Hemingway never wrote about Oak Park, the community had a significant influence on his life and work, a fact that has been too often neglected. This Read more...

 
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