70 Days With Hemingway And Me

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Thomas Hudson Has A Lot of Hard-Drinking Friends

August 4th, 2009 · No Comments · Islands in the Stream

I don’t know what to make of Islands In the Stream, the first of three books published after Ernest Hemingway died. I know this much:
1. The protagonist is Thomas Hudson, whom Hemingway introduces early (in the second paragraph) — unlike his style in all previous books where the protagonist’s name is withheld from the reader [...]

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Ready To Visit The Islands

July 29th, 2009 · No Comments · Islands in the Stream, Islands in the Stream (Movie)

Islands in the Stream, published in 1970 (nine years after Hemingway’s death) was the first of Hemingway’s novels to be published posthumously. I am always highly suspect of anything published after the demise of its creator. But my mind is open. I’m eager to discover this book’s treasures.
I know nothing about Islands in the [...]

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