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Fandl 1 ERNEST HEMINGWAY Widely regarded as one of American literatures most admired and prominent writers Ernest Hemingway outlined his work around his own life experiences and the structure of the twentieth century lifestyle which he became a part of His recurrent themes revolving around death and the difficulties in the lives of men arose in the majority of his works especially in his classic novel For Whom the Bell Tolls Ernest Miller Hemingway was born in Oak Park Illinois in July of 1899 His father was a physician and his mother was very artistic and responsive to the culture of her day In high school Ernest participated in many sports not because he wanted to or enjoyed playing but because he was expected to However from the beginning his only true love was for writing At the young age of eighteen Hemingway began a promising career in writing that would provide for him for years to come He contributed regularly to the Tabula a literary magazine as well as reporting for the Kansas City Star Hemingway had a very unique style which was by no means spontaneous It came from many years of reporting that gave him his crisp language He also learned to write objectively from Lionel Calhoun Morse a family journalist of the day Hemingway has Fandl 2 been defined as the master of dialog He developed a plain yet forceful prose style characterized by simple sentences and exact descriptions He also created a type of male character who faces violence and destruction with courage This is often referred to as Hemingways code hero Tanner 80 These aspects of his writing proved to be the main backings for his stories He had a huge influence on twentieth century writers and his style has been imitated by a large number of authors Hemingway later decided he wanted to fight in the war in Europe Yet after being turned down twelve times
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