|Hemingway in Paris|
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School trips to Paris : Ernest Hemingway
Today, Highschools-Colleges-Universities, let’s talk about literature, with a great writer and journalist: Ernest Hemingway (July 21, 1899, Illinois – July 2, 1961, Idaho). Hemingway wrote most of his work between the 1920s and the 1950s. He won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1954. His works are considered as classics of American literature. He moved to Paris with Hadley, his first wife, in 1921. He and his wife lived at 74 rue du Cardinal Lemoine in the Latin Quarter. In Paris, Hemingway met writers, painters, artists such as Gertrude Stein, James Joyce, Ezra Pound, Pablo Picasso, Joan Miró, Juan Gris, James Joyce. In March 1928, he left Paris with his second wife, moved back to the States and said “never again lived in a big city”.
A Moveable Feast by Ernest Hemingway
Paris est une fête, this novel is an ode to Hemingway’s time spent living in Paris. In his direct and to-the-point prose, he beautifully and simply describes Paris as he sees it. A Moveable Feast is an excellent guide to Hemingway’s favorite haunts in the Latin Quarter, Saint-Germain-des-Près, and Rue Mouffetard. A Moveable Feast is one of his Nobel-Prize winning. In the years after World War I, Paris had become a mecca for artists and intellectuals, many of whom who, like Hemingway, were expatriates. A great starting point, in Literature in particular with Hemingway, for Highschools Colleges Universities Trips to Paris.
The Latin Quarter
The Latin Quarter is an amazing place in Paris. La Cathédrale de Notre Dame de Paris, the Luxembourg Gardens, the Panthéon, the Sorbonne University, Cluny Museum, les Arènes de Lutèce and others important sights in Paris. The Arènes de Lutèce are among the most important remains from the Gallo-Roman era in Paris. This amphitheater could once seat 15,000 people, and was used to present gladiatorial combats.
In this district, France had its cultural roots revolution of May, 1968. It was punctuated by demonstrations and massive general strikes as well as the occupation of universities and factories across France. It brought the entire economy of France to a virtual halt when it reached its highest point.
With the Latin Quarter, you have a lot to discover about history, art and the French society. You could also see where Hemingway used to live, to talk in a café with his friends of the Lost Generation.
You would need at least, 2 full days, for Hemingway’s Literature and social life in Paris.
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