Short Essay Questions Key
1. How do Kandinsky and Hemingway meet?
Hemingway returns to his camp at the end of a frustrating, failed day hunting kudu antelope. On his way back, he stops to see if he can assist Kandinsky with his truck.
2. What does Kandinsky say to Hemingway when he first meets him?
Kandinsky reveals that he already knows the author from his reputation. He says that he disapproves of the author's hunting methods.
3. What happens when Kandinsky visits Hemingway's camp?
The two men engage in an intense conversation. They talk about writing in general, and about American writing in particular.
4. When are Pop and Mama introduced?
Initially Pop and Mama are listening to the conversation at camp between Kandnisky and Hemingway. The author's wife and his friend Colonel Phillips, who insists on being called Pop, later engage in the conversation. They don't speak much and are content to let the author and Kandisky speak.
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