NOTES NUMBER six - The Road * Cormack McCarthy o He was...

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The Road * Cormack McCarthy o He was part of the Santa Fe Institute + He is interested in science – which is why The Road is a sci-fi novel + Loves his son o Huge impact on him – Hemmingway + Which is why he is called Papa NOTES NUMBER EIGHT If there are images in this attachment, they will not be displayed. Download the original attachment English Notes-Unit 3 One M in hemingway Ernest Hemingway * Father was doctor who commited suicide * Mans man, not popular with females, a shame
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* Bastard, lots of wives, liked women, liked hunting * Fitzgerald wasn’t sure he had what it takes to pelase women, naked statues? * Alcoholic, brain cancer * Female instructors not wanting to teach him * Found a new way to tell a story. o Sun also rises-the death of love o jake barnes- injured like fisher king o put self in harms way, for grace under pressure * learned a lot from crane * wrote for newspapers-KC star, learned to write * vision bad so couldn’t fight war, dro e an ambulance? * Wounded on Italian front * Simple sentence structure * 24 at time of his first published book * Harder to write a short letter-key to writing is revision o Going back hemingway style * One of the most imitated authors * Story itself is just the surface and deceptively superficial * Spokesmen for lost generation * Nealism-nothing matters * 2nd person we’ve studied that’s won the nobel prize
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* From the Midwest, somewhat an upper middleclass, well outside Chicago * Recurrent hero in a number of his novels-Nick Adams, late teens * Xenophobic- fear or distrust of others, word was thrown around-N word in Ginsberg poem * Nick Adams is called bright boy cuz educated * Film Noire-Dark-fake innocence * Movier 4/2/09 Killers cont Pg 1787-Al and Max are taunting, sissy boy, needs to go to more movies, is too small town So much of hemingway is beneath the surface An innocence of childhood, Adams goes to warn Anderson. Back story is insinuated-he was a boxer and prob threw a fight
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Graceunder pressure not just for the guilty Movie longer than short story. He awaits death like a man Suzan something? Went to famous writing conference Versed in philosophy as is her work Flannery Oconnor- * Characters are despaired * Good country people a good collection o Strange stories * Story of her life * “A good man is hard to find” * On her way to the barn, with a guy, shes almost thirty and has multiple degrees(correspondence)
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NOTES NUMBER six - The Road * Cormack McCarthy o He was...

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