All About Hemingway

Celebrate the life and works of Ernest Hemingway as we gear up for the premiere of the new documentary series about his life and works!

Hemingway: A Film by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick

April 5 – 7 at 7pm on PBS North

Explore the life and work of the legendary writer and his enduring influence on literature and culture in this three-part, six-hour series. Find more on

Join the Conversation

Are you a Hemingway fan? There are multiple online streaming events being held across the country on a variety of aspects of Hemingway’s life. Learn more about upcoming events and stream past events here.

Join the Book Club

Join PBS Books in a nation-wide dialogue around Hemingway’s works. Participate in a virtual book club conversation with the filmmakers on Thursday, April 8 at 7pm.

RSVP for the Book Club here.

Don’t know where to start? Review PBS Book’s collection of Hemingway works and biographies.

Incorporate Hemingway Into Lesson Plans

Find resources from PBS Learning Media to bring Hemingway into your classroom!

Image credit: From an original photograph by Yousuf Karsh