Hemingway’s Influence on American Literature Deborah Williams Professor Elizabeth M. Owens Eng 1102 XTIV February 28, 2009
The Earnest Hemingway Foundation <ul><li>The Earnest Hemingway foundation was founded by Mary Welsh Hemingway, his widow, ...
Earnest Miller Hemingway <ul><li>Earnest Miller Hemingway was born in Oak Park, Illinois on July 21, 1899 and committed su...
Hemingway’s Monument <ul><li>Best of all he loved the fall The leaves yellow on the cottonwoods Leaves floating on the tro...
Awards <ul><li>Pulitzer Prize for  the Old and the Sea  in 1953  </li></ul><ul><li>1954 he received the Nobel Prize in Lit...
Life <ul><li>During his lifetime he married four times and had three sons and five grandchildren. Hemingway was affectingl...
Best Novels <ul><li>The Sun Also Rises  and  For Whom the Bell Tolls  are considered his best novels. </li></ul>
Style of Writing <ul><li>During World War 1 Hemingway decided that abstract language was misleading and empty. He decided ...
Hemingway’s Words <ul><li>Earnest Hemingway once said “All my life I've looked at words as though I were seeing them for t...
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Hemingway’S Influence On American Literature

  1. 1. Hemingway’s Influence on American Literature Deborah Williams Professor Elizabeth M. Owens Eng 1102 XTIV February 28, 2009
  2. 2. The Earnest Hemingway Foundation <ul><li>The Earnest Hemingway foundation was founded by Mary Welsh Hemingway, his widow, in 1965 for the purpose of &quot;for the purposes of awakening, sustaining an interest in, promoting, fostering, stimulating, supporting, improving and developing literature and all forms of literary composition and expression. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Earnest Miller Hemingway <ul><li>Earnest Miller Hemingway was born in Oak Park, Illinois on July 21, 1899 and committed suicide in Ketchum, Idaho on July 2, 1961. He was 61 years old when he died. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Hemingway’s Monument <ul><li>Best of all he loved the fall The leaves yellow on the cottonwoods Leaves floating on the trout streams And above the hills The high blue windless skies Now he will be a part of them forever Ernest Hemingway - Idaho – 1939 </li></ul>
  5. 5. Awards <ul><li>Pulitzer Prize for the Old and the Sea in 1953 </li></ul><ul><li>1954 he received the Nobel Prize in Literature </li></ul>
  6. 6. Life <ul><li>During his lifetime he married four times and had three sons and five grandchildren. Hemingway was affectingly known as Papa Hemingway. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Best Novels <ul><li>The Sun Also Rises and For Whom the Bell Tolls are considered his best novels. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Style of Writing <ul><li>During World War 1 Hemingway decided that abstract language was misleading and empty. He decided to cut put unnecessary words from his writing and simplified sentence structure and concentrated on concrete objects and actions. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Hemingway’s Words <ul><li>Earnest Hemingway once said “All my life I've looked at words as though I were seeing them for the first time. </li></ul>

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