"Just Like Brothers": Ernest Hemingway and Gertrude Stein
Characterizes Hemingway’s relationship with Stein as strangely fraternal, sexually intimate, and mutually beneficial. Covers Stein’s stylistic tutelage and emotional support, frequently comparing Hemingway’s apprenticeship to Thoreau’s literary adoption by Emerson.
Literary Partnerships and the Marketplace: Writers and Mentors in Nineteenth-Century America
Dowling, David. “‘Just Like Brothers’: Ernest Hemingway and Gertrude Stein.” In Literary Partnerships and the Marketplace: Writers and Mentors in Nineteenth-Century America, 167-87. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2012.