Ernest Hemingway’s Reading List for an Aspiring Writer

Image: Ernest Hemingway via Ida Woodward Barron Collection. Courtesy of Florida Keys Public Libraries,Flickr. By Florida Verve Staff In the spring of 1934, an aspiring writer named Arnold Samuelson left the cold of Minnesota for Key West to meet his literary…

U.S. History: What Do You Know About James Madison? (Part 3)

This is the question JMI Vice President of Advancement Francisco Gonzalez asked of himself. As a result, he decided to undertake a more intensive study of the man behind the namesake of The James Madison Institute and Father of the…

U.S. History: What Do You Know About James Madison? (Part 2)

This is the question JMI Vice President of Advancement Francisco Gonzalez asked of himself. As a result, he decided to undertake a more intensive study of the man behind the namesake of The James Madison Institute and Father of the…

JMI Book Club: James Madison In His Own Words

By Stephen Syfrett The JMI Summer Book Club met last week to discuss the latest in a series of essays from 50 core American documents: Federalist 10 by James Madison. In this essay Madison discusses the sources of factions, and…

U.S. History: What Do You Know About James Madison? (Part 1)

This is the question JMI Vice President of Advancement Francisco Gonzalez asked of himself. As a result, he decided to undertake a more intensive study of the man behind the namesake of The James Madison Institute and Father of the…