This study guide will help you analyze the text “Soldier’s Home” 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 the summary, structure, characters, setting, narrator and point of view, language, theme and message.
Title: “Soldier’s Home”
Author: Ernest Hemingway
Published in: “In Our Time” (collection)
Date of Publication: 1925
Genre: Short Story
American author and journalist Ernest Hemingway (1899-1961) was a Nobel Laureate in Literature and is mostly known for modernizing American literature by introducing new narrative techniques. Themes frequently explored in his short stories and novels are war, fatalistic heroism, and existential crises.
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