Ernest Hemingway (1899-1961) was a novelist and short story writer whose economical and restrained writing style was enormously influential on twentieth-century fiction. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1954.
Ernest Hemingway (1899-1961) was a novelist and short story writer whose economical and restrained writing style was enormously influential on twentieth-century fiction. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1954. See less
The following is a personality profile of Ernest Hemingway based on his work.
Ernest Hemingway is boisterous.
He is intermittent, he has a hard time sticking with difficult tasks for a long period of time. He is unconcerned with art as well: he is less concerned with artistic or creative activities than most people who participated in our surveys. But, Ernest Hemingway is also content: he is content with his level of accomplishment and does not feel the need to set ambitious goals.
More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for discovery.
He is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done. Considers independence to guide a large part of what he does: he likes to set his own goals to decide how to best achieve them.
Hemingway's novel "For Whom the Bell Tolls" (1940) is toughly realistic in its depiction of the butchery of warfare. The book has the no-nonsense, fact-intensive style of a reporter. Yet, in its ... Read More
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