Ernest Hemingway Sifts Through the Political Bullshit

The writer’s much-mocked style reveals a hatred for the exhausted language of euphemism

Hemingway’s prose is the prose of ugly-hearted men afraid of their own emotions.

It is a style is wrought from the failures of those who were in power to take language seriously.

Failed histories, histories of failure. Author of four books: The Unidentified, Ghostland, Afterlives of the Saints, and Cranioklepty.

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