This study guide will help you analyze the text “A Day’s Wait” by Ernest Hemingway. We will show you examples of elements in the text that will be relevant for your analysis. In these notes, we will focus on summary, plot and structure, characterization, and themes.
Presentation of the text
Title: “A Day’s Wait”
Author: Ernest Hemingway
Genre: Short Story
Year of Publication: 1933
Ernest Hemingway is considered a classic American author who revolutionized fiction writing in the 20th century. He was both a journalist and a writer and was awarded The Pulitzer Prize and the Nobel Prize for literature. His most well-known novels are The Old Man and the Sea, For Whom the Bell Tolls, and A Farewell to Arms.
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