Fishing with John Burroughs and Ernest Hemingway: "Mere Wormers"? "Trout-Hogs"? or "Aficionados with a Code?"
Objecting to previous readings of naturalist writer John Burroughs’s and Hemingway’s fishermen as amoral sportsmen, Stoneback focuses on Burroughs’s essays and the fishing scene in The Sun Also Rises to prove that their untraditional fishing is, in fact, disciplined and passionate.
Aethlon: Journal of Sports Literature