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Ernest Hemingway

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  • Book and film discussion series

    EAST WINDSOR - A new book discussion session, The War That Didn't End All Wars, a book and film discussion series about World War I with facilitator B. J. Smith will be held at the Warehouse Point Library, 107 Main St., East Windsor. A discussion of...
  • Calling Martin Scorsese -- 'Hotel on Place Vendome' needs your movie magic

    "MY HEART is French, my a-- is international!" So said the Gallic actress Arletty, remarking on her affair with a German officer, during World War II. This is from Tilar J. Mazzeo's book "The Hotel on Place Vendome." I've written of this book, and...
  • Train travel connects the destination dots in Europe

    My wife, Laurel, and I had laid out an idiosyncratic European itinerary for our trip last fall: to London for theater, to Paris to scout Ernest Hemingway's long-ago haunts, to Friedrichshafen, Germany, for the Zeppelin Museum, and finally to Hamburg to...
  • Review: 'The Zhivago Affair' by Peter Finn and Petra Couvée

    Review: 'The Zhivago Affair' by Peter Finn and Petra Couvée
    Literature thrives on repression. At certain times, and under certain regimes, it has been thought by many to be not worth just making sacrifices for, but actually worth dying for, and the more autocratic the government, the greater cachet it possesses in...
  • Clive Owen plays a drug-addicted doctor for Showtime series

    Clive Owen plays a drug-addicted doctor for Showtime series
    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. Though actor Clive Owen has played everything from a con-man to a king, he's never quite sure he's up to the task. "The unusual thing about acting is no matter how much you've done or how much you've learned, you can fall flat on...
  • Tilar Mazzeo's 'The Hotel on Place Vendome' revisits grandeur of the Ritz, Paris

    "WHEN I dream of an afterlife ... the action always takes place at the Ritz Paris," said Ernest Hemingway in 1944, as World War II was hurtling toward an end. I have two good friends, Peter Rogers in New Orleans and Jim Mitchell of NYC. Both wrote me...
  • Gertrude Stein meets the Great War with a zeppelin air raid

    One hundred years ago, Europe stood poised on the brink of war. The literary echoes are being heard in English-language newspapers and websites this week. The Guardian is posting the dispatches that ran in the newspaper 100 years ago, day by day....
  • Gored author of bull-running book will return to Pamplona

    Bill Hillmann wrote about how not to get gored by bulls in Pamplona in "Fiesta: How to Survive the Bulls of Pamplona," then got gored in Pamplona. And yet he plans to return to Spain's annual running of the bulls, he writes in the Washington Post....
  • E-reader: 'Akira' meets 'The Simpsons'

    E-reader: 'Akira' meets 'The Simpsons'
    The Left-Bank Gang by Jason, comiXology, 1-hour read, $9.99 Plenty of writers have fixated on the 1920s Paris literary scene, but no one approaches it quite like Norwegian cartoonist Jason. In his graphic novel "The Left-Bank Gang," he reimagines famous...
  • I got gored in Pamplona. But I will run with the bulls again.

    I got gored in Pamplona. But I will run with the bulls again.
    At 8:03 a.m. on July 9, three minutes into the third daily running of the bulls at the San Fermin festival in Pamplona, Spain, I stood near the tunnel into the arena, panting and frustrated. It was my 10th year running with the bulls, and I wasn't...
  • Chicago man gored in Pamplona writes that he'll run with the bulls again

    Chicago man gored in Pamplona writes that he'll run with the bulls again
    Chicago author Bill Hillmann wrote about how not to get gored by bulls in Pamplona in "Fiesta: How to Survive the Bulls of Pamplona," then got gored in Pamplona. And yet he plans to return to Spain's annual running of the bulls, he writes in the...
  • Shelf Life: New sauces; Book-themed cocktails; Pickling seasonings

    Shelf Life: New sauces; Book-themed cocktails; Pickling seasonings
    The Tacolicious team gave San Francisco a few places to enjoy its brand of Mexican-style eats. Now its name is on a line of salsas and sauces at Williams-Sonoma. The Shot & A Beer Braising Sauce caught our eye. Once we simmered chicken thighs in it, we...