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Cuba Changes Everything

John Hemingway | Posted 03.18.2015 | World
John Hemingway

Without a doubt, my grandfather would be happy to know that the United States and Cuba are finally moving forward and talking to each other again.

10 First Sentences That Will Completely Reel You In

Kimberlie I. Leon | Posted 04.29.2014 | Home
Kimberlie I. Leon

A first impression goes a long way. That's true with people, and I think it's also true with books. When I'm choosing a new book, once I get past the title and the author, it's the first line--or first few lines--that make the decision for me.

Robert Redford as Everyman in All Is Lost

Marilyn Sewell | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion
Marilyn Sewell

The film is not just an adventure story, not just "man against nature." It is the story of Everyman, every human being who comes to the end of life and is moved to reflect upon what that life has meant.

14 Ways To Wear Nautical Without Looking Like Popeye

The Huffington Post | Christina Anderson | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Nautical style brings to mind snooty yacht clubs and the culture that goes with them, i.e. Madras shorts, lobster-print belts, cable knit sweaters tie...

A Stop-Motion 'Old Man And The Sea'

Posted 04.05.2012 | Home

Dutch artist Marcel Schindler uploaded a stop-motion illustration of Ernest Hemingway's story "The Old Man and the Sea" to Vimeo on Saturday. Stag...

Easy Reader: Ernest Hemingway Writes Good Letters Home and Elsewhere, 1907-22

David Finkle | Posted 03.06.2012 | Home
David Finkle

A large segment of the letters -- the first written when he was not quite 8 -- are juvenilia and could be the sentiments of any young whippersnapper. Yet there are occasional hints at what would become the acclaimed Hemingway mode of between-hard-covers expression.

Learning Not To Dislike Ernest Hemingway | By David L. Ulin, Los Angeles Times | Posted 09.10.2011 | Home

For much of the 1980s, beginning when I was in college, I used to read a Hemingway book a year. The point was not self-improvement but rather a kind o...

Books You Can Eat | Posted 06.04.2011 | Home

Charles Frazier's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel "Cold Mountain" is a fiddle made of fruitcake and pecans. At least that's how Marianne Moriarty of N...

Cuba: 90 Miles to "Freedom"

Michealene Cristini Risley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Michealene Cristini Risley

The Cuban people have a love/hate relationship with Americans: a hate for what they consider our "actions" that contribute to their suffering, and yet a love for a country that would offer relief from Castro's dictatorship.

Lindsay Lohan Denied Hemingway In Jail

GossipCenter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

She's been hanging in there as she serves her time in jail, but Lindsay Lohan isn't getting any special treatment when it comes to getting gifts....