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Hemingway and Africa (Hardback)

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ISBN 10: 1571134832 / ISBN 13: 9781571134837
Editore: Boydell Brewer Ltd, United States, 2011
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Language: English . Brand New Book. Hemingway s two extended African safaris, the first in the 1930s and the second in the 1950s, gave rise to two of his best-known stories ( The Snows of Kilimanjaro and The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber ), a considerable amount of journalism and correspondence, and two nonfiction books, Green Hills of Africa (1935), about the first safari, and True at First Light (1999; longer version, Under Kilimanjaro 2005), about the second. Africa also figures largely in his important posthumous novel The Garden of Eden (1986). The variety and quantity of this literary output indicate clearly that Africa was a major factor in the creative life of this influential American author. But surprisingly little scholarship has been devoted to the role of Africa in Hemingway s life and work. To start the long-delayed conversation on this topic, this book offers historical, theoretical, biographical, theological, and literary interpretations of Hemingway s African narratives. It also presents a wide-ranging introduction, a detailed chronology of the safaris, a complete bibliography of Hemingway s published and unpublished African works, an up-to-date, annotated review of the scholarship on the African works, and a bibliography of Hemingway s reading on natural history and other topics relevant to Africa and the world of the safari. Contributors: Silvio Calabi, Suzanne del Gizzo, Beatriz Penas Ibanez, Jeremiah M. Kitunda, Kelli A. Larson, Miriam B. Mandel, Frank Mehring, Philip H. Melling, Erik G. R. Nakjavani, James Plath, and Chikako Tanimoto.Bel, Frank Mehring, Philip H. Melling, Erik G. R. Nakjavani, James Plath, and Chikako Tanimoto.BR> Miriam B. Mandel is re. Codice inventario libreria AAH9781571134837

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Titolo: Hemingway and Africa (Hardback)

Casa editrice: Boydell Brewer Ltd, United States

Data di pubblicazione: 2011

Legatura: Hardback

Condizione libro:New

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Hemingway's two extended African safaris, the first in the 1930s and the second in the 1950s, gave rise to two of his best-known stories ('The Snows of Kilimanjaro' and 'The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber'), a considerable amount of journalism and correspondence, and two nonfiction books, Green Hills of Africa (1935), about the first safari, and True at First Light (1999) and the longer version, Under Kilimanjaro (2005), about the second. Africa also figures largely in the important posthumous novel The Garden of Eden (1986). Considering the time Hemingway spent not only on the safaris but also in preparing for them beforehand and writing about them afterwards, Africa was a major factor in his life and work. But surprisingly little scholarship has been devoted to this aspect of Hemingway's oeuvre. This book fills that empty niche, opening the way for a long-delayed and multi-faceted conversation on a neglected aspect of Hemingway's work. Topics treated include historical, theoretical, biographical, theological, and literary interpretations of Hemingway's African topics and motifs. There is also an up-to-date, annotated review of the scholarship on the African works and a bibliography of Hemingway's reading on natural history, and other topics relevant to Africa. Contributors: Silvio Calabi, Suzanne del Gizzo, Beatriz Penas Ibáñez, Jeremiah M. Kitunda, Kelli A. Larson, Miriam B. Mandel, Chikako Matsushita, Frank Mehring, Erik G. R. Nakjavani, James Plath.

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Miriam B. Mandel is Senior Lecturer in the English Department at Tel Aviv University, Israel

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