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Hemingway, Gellhorn and Capa at the Hotel Florida in 1930s Madrid

J. Michael Welton | Posted 12.09.2014 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

Author Amanda Vaill, whose Everybody Was So Young described how the lives of Gerald and Sara Murphy intertwined with the likes of Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway and Archibald MacLeish in 1920s Paris and the French Riviera, has discovered a new nexus.

1936, The Spanish Civil War: They Checked in at the Hotel Florida

Jesse Kornbluth | Posted 06.22.2014 | Books
Jesse Kornbluth

The Hotel Florida, like the mythical Hotel California in the song by The Eagles, is one of those places where "you can check in but you can never leave." Or so it seemed for the foreigners who used it as their home base in Madrid during the Spanish Civil War.

Digging Into a 20th Century Voice: The Heroine of Hemingway & Gellhorn

Andrew Fish | Posted 08.27.2012 | Entertainment
Andrew Fish

Since watching Hemingway & Gellhorn a few weeks back I've been spending much of my free time absorbed in this piece of history and personality I'd never heard of before.

Forgotten Women: Bombs, Bombshells and Barbed Wire

Gerit Quealy | Posted 08.14.2012 | Women
Gerit Quealy

There's always a pendulum swing, but in the sphere of women's equality it seems more like the second hand on a surreal grandfather clock.

Ernest Hemingway's Many Wives

Paula McLain | Posted 07.29.2012 | Books
Paula McLain

From the age of 21, and for 40 serially (semi-) monogamous years, Ernest Hemingway was virtually always married--plunging like a half-blinded bull from the disastrous end of one marriage (there were four altogether), to the heady, precipitous beginning of the next.

HBO's Awful 'Hemingway And Gellhorn' Is Worse Than 'Sharktopus'

Maureen Ryan | Posted 05.25.2012 | TV
Maureen Ryan

Why is hate-watching the only realistic option? Because loving or even liking this expensive misfire is simply not possible. Don't let the fancy names in the cast fool you: "Hemingway and Gellhorn" is a stupid, stupid movie.

Julian Assange Wins Major journalism Award | Posted: 2 June 2011 | Posted 08.02.2011 | Media

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been awarded the Martha Gellhorn prize for Journalism. The prize is awarded annually to a journalist whose wor...

On the Ground in Gaza

Mary-Charlotte Domandi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Mary-Charlotte Domandi

Mohammed Omer is a 25-year-old Palestinian journalist. In 2008 he won the Martha Gellhorn Prize for Journalism. One the way home from the awards ceremony he was detained at the airport by Israeli security forces and tortured.