Ernest Hemingway — The Lockhart Interview: Cuba 1958

Image: The Ernest Hemingway Collection

As I’ve written previously, a new generation of editors and writers were now interested in Hemingway, and not long after George Plimpton’s interview, in May 1954, rumours started flying around that Ernest Hemingway had been nominated for the Nobel Prize. The only comments Hemingway would make to journalists was that if he did win the prize the money would come in handy, and that he’d probably buy…