TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Hinkle, James
PUB. DATE
March 1985
SOURCE
Hemingway Review;Spring85, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
8935121

 

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