Paris

Hadley Talks about Paris, Red Beans & Beer

Hadley Talks about Paris, Red Beans & Beer

Although every single word in the Hadley Tapes is a treasure for fans and scholars alike, I am finding it harder to find clips that tell a complete story. The […]

Hadley Talks about the Lost Manuscripts

Hadley Talks about the Lost Manuscripts

The autumn of 1922 was difficult for Hadley and Ernest, who had been married just over a year and were living in Paris.  Ernest was a foreign correspondent for the […]

In Praise of Sylvia Beach

In Praise of Sylvia Beach

  “Sylvia carried pollen like a bee. She cross-fertilized these writers.”  French writer Andre Chamson wrote, “She did more to link England, the United States, Ireland, and France than four […]

Ernest and Hadley begin their life in Paris: 74 Rue du Cardinal Lemoine

Ernest and Hadley begin their life in Paris: 74 Rue du Cardinal Lemoine

I think of Hadley often as I have had my own adventures in Europe and South America. In the last few years, I have been able to visit some of […]

Christmas in Paris

Christmas in Paris

No, I am not actually in Paris – sigh – but I have been armchair traveling! I have been enjoying the nostalgic and beautifully written short pieces in By-Line: Ernest […]

A Portrait of Hemingway as a Young Man: An interview with Writer and Satirist Jerome Tuccille

A Portrait of Hemingway as a Young Man: An interview with Writer and Satirist Jerome Tuccille

For the first page or two of reading Jerome Tuccille’s boisterous book, Portrait of Hemingway as a Young Man, I wondered what I had gotten myself into. I kept reading, […]

Hemingway At Work

Hemingway At Work

This morning I was reading Norberto Fuentes beautifully written book, Hemingway in Cuba. In contrast to his busy and active years in Europe and Key West, Fuentes writes in fascinating […]

An Interview with Paula McLain, author of "The Paris Wife"

An Interview with Paula McLain, author of "The Paris Wife"

An Interview with Paula McLain, author of “The Paris Wife”  It is with great pleasure that I post today’s interview with Paula McLain. Paula is the author of a forthcoming […]