Hemingway’s Gay Blades
On the connection between bulls and manliness in Hemingway’s writing, exploring his use of bullfighting images to characterize male sexuality, particularly homosexuality. Brings in numerous examples, including Death in the Afternoon, “Mother of a Queen,” “The Undefeated,” “A Lack of Passion,” and manuscript versions.
Differences: A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies
Scholes, Robert and Nancy R. Comely. “Hemingway’s Gay Blades.” Differences: A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 5, no. 2 (1993): 116-39.