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Hemingway

Ernest Hemingway and Mary Welsh Survive Two Plane Crashes

In the summer of 1953, Ernest and Mary were involved in two plane crashes in two days while in Africa. Following the first accident, word had spread that the writer died, many publications prematurely publishing his obituary before the couple finally arrived at their destination of Entebbe. Though both were injured, Hemingway suffered yet another traumatic brain injury with a fractured skull.

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Hemingway

Spanish Version | The Blank Page (1944-1961)

Hemingway publica "El viejo y el mar", pero el deterioro de su estado mental lo supera.
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Hemingway

Spanish Version | The Avatar (1929-1944)

Tras alcanzar la fama, Hemingway hace un reportaje sobre la Guerra Civil española.
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Hemingway

Spanish Version | A Writer (1899-1929)

Después de mudarse a París, Hemingway tiene éxito con su segunda novela, Adiós a las armas
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Hemingway

The Blank Page (1944-1961)

Hemingway writes The Old Man and the Sea but is overcome by mental illness.
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Hemingway

The Avatar (1929-1944)

Hemingway, having achieved literary fame, goes to report on the Spanish Civil War.
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Hemingway

A Writer (1899-1929)

Hemingway moves to Paris and finds success with his second novel, "A Farewell to Arms."
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Hemingway

Hemingway and Childhood

A Virtual Q&A event with Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, Verna Kale, Tim O’Brien and Paris Schutz.
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Hemingway

Hemingway the Author

A Q&A event with Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, Tobias Wolff, Abraham Verghese and Alan Price.
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Hemingway, Gender and Identity

A virtual Q&A event with Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, Mary Karr, Marc Dudley and Lisa Kennedy.
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Hemingway

Hemingway, the Sea and Cuba

Q&A with Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, Cristina Garcia, Brin-Jonathan Butler and Ann Bocock.
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