Tag: English

Teaching Hemingway: So Ugly, So Beautiful | Mark Ott | TEDxDeerfield

Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Arrogant, racist, misogynist, narcissist, self-absorbed, self-centered. Who’s being described in these deeply unflattering terms? Ernest Hemingway. Yes, Ernest Hemingway, the most famous American writer. As an English teacher, every year I think about, Why do we still teach Hemingway? I’ve published three scholarly books on Hemingway, and…

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