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EHOP Announces Second Annual Hemingway Shorts Contest

Do you share Ernest Hemingway’s dream? If so, the Ernest  Hemingway Foundation of Oak Park has a great opportunity for you to realize your creative aspirations. We are announcing our second annual Hemingway Shorts competition, which was introduced in 2016 to give aspiring writers a chance to publish their work.

2019 PEN/Hemingway Award Winner Announced

2019 PEN/ Hemingway Award2018 PEN/ Hemingway Award

Tommy Orange, There, There (Alfred A Knopf)

Orange’s There There illuminates the lives of urban Native Americans, and explores their struggles with identity and authenticity.

Grammy-Winning Hemingway Concerto

At the Grammys on 12 February, Michael Daugherty's cello concerto "Tales of Hemingway" took home all three awards for which it had been nominated: Best Classical Instrumental Solo, Best Classical Compendium, and Best Contemporary Classical Composition.

Children's Book Copyright Lawsuit

Fredrik Colting and Melissa Medina's publication of KinderGuides, a collection of children's books based on literary classics (including The Old Man and the Sea), has led to a copyright lawsuit filed by the writers' estates and by the Penguin Random House and Simon & Schus