Abortion in “Hills Like White Elephants”

A 5 page paper which discusses the theme of abortion, and the decision concerning having an abortion, found in “Hills Like White Elephants” by Ernest Hemingway. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

HEMINGWAY’S HILLS LIKE WHITE ELEPHANTS

This 7 page paper discusses the short story Hills Like White Elephants by Ernest Hemingway. The story is analyzed from a male/female perspective on the topic of abortion. Examples are given from text, quoted and cited. The story analyzes symbolism, setting, characterization and language. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

The Symbolism of White Elephants in “Hills Like White Elephants” by Hemingway

A 4 page paper which examines the symbolic nature of white elephants in Ernest Hemingway’s short story “Hills Like White Elephants.” Bibliography lists 2 additional sources.

Hills Like White Elephants: An Analysis of Symbolism in Hemingway’s Short Story

A 4 page overview of the symbolism utilized in this short story. Ernest Hemingway is noted for his use of rich symbolism in much of his work. “Hills Like White Elephants” is particularly exemplary in this regard. Hemingway weaves together element of nature and those made by man to present a story which is rich in deep meaning, meaning replete with human emotion, controversy, and moral breaches. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

Gender Conflict in Thurber and Hemingway

A five page look at the way tension between the sexes is depicted in James Thurber's two stories "The Catbird Seat" and "The Unicorn in the Garden", as well as in Ernest Hemingway's "Hills Like White Elephants." The paper suggests that Thurber tends to subvert traditional stereotypes about men and women, while Hemingway tends to support them. No additional sources.

Comparing the Theme of Abortion in Literature:

This 7 page paper examines how the theme of abortion is addressed in Hemingway's "Hills Like White Elephants" and Gwendolyn Brooks' "The Mother". Both of these works examine the ramifications of abortion without producing moral judgment. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

THE BASIS FOR HEMINGWAY’S CODE HERO

This 10 page paper discusses Ernest Hemingway and his development of the 'Code Hero'. Examples from his own life which potentially influenced this evolution are offered as well as examples from Hills Like White Elephants'. Quotes cited from text. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

Marriage in “Are These Actual Miles?” and “Hills Like White Elephants”

A 5 page paper which examines “Are These Actual Miles?” by Raymond Carver and “Hills Like White Elephants” by Ernest Hemingway as they relate to marriage. No additional sources cited.

Hemingway: "Hills Like White elephants" and "A Clean, Well-Lighted Place"

A 5 page paper which compares the two stories "Hills Like White Elephants" and "A Clean, Well-Lighted Place," both written by Ernest Hemingway. Bibliography lists 2 additional sources.

Gender Tension and Conflict in Selected Short Stories

5 pages. In numerous stories, novels and media there is very evident gender tension and conflict. In examining this occurrence as it appears in short stories, this paper will look at three examples: Hills Like White Elephants by Ernest Hemingway; The Catbird Seat, by James Thurber and The Unicorn in the Garden, also by James Thurber. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

Ernest Hemingway / The Man and His Work

In 5 pages, the author discusses Ernest Hemingway, including biographical information, a discussion and analysis of the author's subject matter, what specific traits and literary techniques are evident in the author's work, and what themes are developed in a typical piece by this author. Also included are a discussion and an analysis of 'Hills Life White Elephants' and ' A Clean, Well Lighted Place,' which are specific literary selections typical of the author's work. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

Ernest Hemingway's 'Hills Like White Elephants' / Symbolism

In 8 pages, the author discusses the use of symbolism in 'Hills Like White Elephants' by Ernest Hemingway. Many examples of symbolism are given. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

Growing Up: Three Short Stories

A 3 page paper which examines the theme of growing up, or maturing, as seen in three short stories. The short stories are “The Story of an Hour” by Kate Chopin, “Hills Like White Elephants” by Ernest Hemingway, and “A & P” by John Updike. No sources cited.

Ernest Hemingway and His Women

A 5 page paper which examines how the women in Ernest Hemingway’s life influenced his writing of female characters in “Cat in the Rain” and “Hills Like White Elephants.” Bibliography lists 10 sources.

Powerlessness in "Hills Like White Elephants" and "The Lottery"

A 3 page paper which examines the characters' sense of powerlessness in Ernest Hemingway's "Hills Like White Elephants" and Shirley Jackson's "The Lottery." No additional sources cited.