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Ernest Hemingway Pptx

  1. 1. ERNEST HEMINGWAY Kaire Rohusaar 12b
  2. 2. EARLY LIFE <ul><li>Born in July 21, 1899 in Oak Park, Illinois </li></ul><ul><li>W as named after his maternal grandfather </li></ul><ul><li>After high school, Hemingway was hired as a cub reporter at The Kansas City Star </li></ul><ul><li>World War I – ambulance driver </li></ul><ul><li>“ A Very Short Story” </li></ul>
  3. 3. LIFE DURING FIRST MARRIAGE <ul><li>Toronto- Toronto Star Weekly </li></ul><ul><li>Hemingway married Hadley Richardson on September 3, 1921 </li></ul><ul><li>Paris- “The Sun Also Rises”- first novel ; the “Lost Generation” </li></ul><ul><li>Mentors and friends- Gertrude Stein, Ezra Pound, Sylvia Beach,F.Scott Fitzgerald </li></ul><ul><li>S on John Hadley Nicanor was born on October 10, 1923 </li></ul><ul><li>“ Three Stories and Ten Poems”- first published book </li></ul>
  4. 4. LIFE DURING SECOND MARRIAGE <ul><li>Hemingway divorced Hadley in January 1927, and in May married Pauline Pfeiffer </li></ul><ul><li>S on Patric Hemingway was born on June 28, 1928 </li></ul><ul><li>T hird son, Gregory , was born on November 12, 1931 </li></ul><ul><li>Key West, Africa and the Carribean </li></ul>
  5. 5. LIFE DURING THIRD MARRIAGE <ul><li>Spanish Civil War </li></ul><ul><li>In 1940 Hemingway divorced Pauline and married Martha Gellhorn </li></ul><ul><li>“ For Whom The Bell Tolls” </li></ul><ul><li>Cuba, Wyoming, Sun Valley , Idaho and China </li></ul><ul><li>World War II- Bronze Star 1947 </li></ul>
  6. 6. LIFE DURING FORTH MARRIAGE <ul><li>Hemingway married Mary Welsh in March 1946 </li></ul><ul><li>Accidents in Africa and deaths of friends </li></ul><ul><li>“ Old Man And The Sea”- Pulitzer prize 1952, Nobel Prize in Literature 1954 </li></ul><ul><li>A dmitted to the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota </li></ul><ul><li>Comitted suicide in July 2, 1961 Ketchum, Idaho </li></ul>
  7. 7. MAJOR THEMES IN HIS WORKS <ul><li>“ The Sacred Land&quot;—the American West </li></ul><ul><li>“ Dark Woman&quot; vs. the good &quot;Light Woman&quot; </li></ul><ul><li>Death-existentialism </li></ul><ul><li>Nature is where men are without women </li></ul><ul><li>Emasculation and emancipation </li></ul>
  8. 8. WRITING STYLE <ul><li>H e learned how to &quot;get the most from the least, how to prune language how to multiply intensities, and how to tell nothing but the truth in a way that allowed for telling more than the truth.&quot; </li></ul><ul><li>The style is known as the “Iceberg Theory” because in Hemingway's writing the hard facts float above water; the supporting structure, complete with symbolism, operates out-of-sight </li></ul><ul><li>Hemingway believed the writer could describe one thing though an entirely different thing occurs below the surface </li></ul>
  9. 9. INFLUENCE AND LEGACY <ul><li>He became the spokesperson for the post-World War I generation, and he established a style to be emulated </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Hemingway industry ” </li></ul><ul><li>In 1978 a minor planet was named for him— 3656 Hemingway </li></ul><ul><li>O n July 17, 1989, the United States Postal Service issued a 25-cent postage stamp honoring Hemingway </li></ul><ul><li>Ray Bradbury wrote the story The Kilimanjaro Device </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>THANK YOU FOR LISTENING!!!!! </li></ul>

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