Nobel Prize laureate Ernest Hemingway begins his account of the Smyrna Catastrophe by attempting to confuse the reader.
- Dean Kalimniou
- Neos Kosmos
Who are ‘they’ and who are ‘we’, and what is the connection between the speaker and the ‘we’ in the harbour, or between the speaker and the events he describes?
It is only as the piece unfolds that we begin to understand that Hemingway is describing the plight of …