Gay Wilentz Responds
Wilentz justifies her interpretation as a socio-cultural reading of the anti-Semitic theme in the text. See Wilentz’s “(Re)Teaching Hemingway: Anti-Semitism as a Thematic Device in The Sun Also Rise.” College English 52, no. 2 (Feb. 1990): 186-93. See also Pearl Greenberg Berg, Maurice H. Cummings, and Sanford J. Smoller’s “Three Comments on (Re)Teaching Hemingway: Anti-Semitism as a Thematic device in The Sun Also Rises.” College English 52, no. 8 (Dec. 1990): 924-28.