How the Soundtrack of 'Hemingway' Evokes the Romantic Locales of the Writer's LifeDaniel Hautzinger
March 24, 2021
Havana, Paris, Spain: the soundtrack of Ken Burns and Lynn Novick's new Hemingway documentary helps set the places and moods of the writer's life, via the creative music produced by Johnny Gandelsman of Brooklyn Rider and the Silk Road Ensemble.
Ken Burns and Lynn Novick on Hemingway's ChildhoodDaniel Hautzinger
February 25, 2021
Join a conversation between filmmakers Ken Burns and Lynn Novick along with Hemingway scholar Verna Kale and acclaimed author Tim O'Brien as they discuss Hemingway's childhood in Oak Park.
Ernest Hemingway's Youth in Oak Park and ChicagoDaniel Hautzinger
February 23, 2021
Hemingway was born in Oak Park but left as soon as he could and began framing himself in opposition to what he considered the middle-class values of the suburb. A sojourn in Chicago helped introduce him to a literary world and sent him on his way to Paris.
Ken Burns and Lynn Novick Tackle Ernest HemingwayDaniel Hautzinger
December 8, 2020
The three-part, six-hour Hemingway from Ken Burns and Lynn Novick comes to WTTW and PBS in April, featuring the voices of Jeff Daniels and Meryl Streep among others, as well as authors Edna O'Brien, Mario Vargas Llosa, Tobias Wolff, and more.
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