Looking at the Past: Nostalgia as Technique in "The Naked and the Dead" and "For Whom the Bell Tolls"
The Mailer Review
journalism, nostalgia, Norman Mailer, Ernest Hemingway
American Literature | Journalism Studies | Mass Communication
A literary criticism of the books "The Naked and the Dead," by Norman Mailer and "For Whom the Bell Tolls," by Ernest Hemingway is presented. It explores how both 20th century American writers used nostalgia as a literary technique in their books. In both books, nostalgia was used to help readers contextualize or understand the narratives
Batchelor, Bob (2010). Looking at the Past: Nostalgia as Technique in "The Naked and the Dead" and "For Whom the Bell Tolls". The Mailer Review 4(1), 303-. Retrieved from http://digitalcommons.kent.edu/jmcpubs/3