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The Sun Also Rises

The Sun Also Rises


by Ernest Hemingway

The Sun Also Rises: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. Which war is the elephant in the room? -> World War I
2. Hemingway's characters all struggle to find what? -> War
3. The postwar society Hemingway reveals in the novel is one in the midst of a what kind of crisis? -> Career
4. The central male characters are all -> Insecure
5. What affliction does Mike have? -> Alcoholism