What's Funny in "The Sun Also Rises."

Hinkle, James
March 1985
Hemingway Review;Spring85, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p31
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Discusses jokes in the novel "The Sun Also Rises," by Ernest Hemingway. Various kinds of plays on words whose effect is incongruous or funny once they are recognized; Hemingway's claim to be at least a part-time humorist; Observation that playing with the multiple meanings inherent in words is a pervasive feature of Hemingway's writing.


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