The Nick Adams Stories Questions and Answers

The Nick Adams Stories

In his book Ernest Hemingway: A Literary Reference to His Life and Work, Charles M. Oliver reports that “Wedding Day,” first published in the posthumous collection titled The Nick Adams Stories, is...

Latest answer posted February 23, 2012 1:29 pm UTC

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The Nick Adams Stories

As the question implies, Ernest Hemingway’s short story “The Night Before Landing” is autobiographical. It’s based on Hemingway’s real-life experience aboard the Chicago, which was traveling toward...

Latest answer posted March 4, 2021 9:47 pm UTC

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The Nick Adams Stories

Because of the war, Nick becomes aware of "meaningless suffering," he understands that while physical wounds may heal, mental ones often do not, and he learns that comfort often comes in the form...

Latest answer posted May 9, 2013 7:53 pm UTC

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