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William Cuthbert Faulkner

William Cuthbert Falkner was born on September 25, 1897 in New Albany, Mississippi. He was the eldest of four brothers from Murry and Maud...

William Faulkner Literature Giant

The man himself never stood taller than five feet, six inches tall, but in the realm of American literature, William Faulkner was a giant...

William Cuthbert Faulkner

A preeminent figure in twentieth-century American literature, Faulkner created a profound and complex body of work in which he often explored exploitation and corruption...

An American Writer: William Faulkner

William Faulkner is viewed by many as America's greatest writer of prose fiction. He was born in New Albany, Mississippi, where he lived a...

William Faulkner Biography of Writer

William Faulkner was a writer in the early to mid 1900s. Faulkner was born into a life of a well-known family and a somewhat...

A Rose For Emily, a brilliant story

"A Rose for Emily" by William Faulkner is a brilliant story. Faulkner uses great techniques to try to confuse the reader. The story begins...

Time and Setting in “A Rose for Emily”

In "A Rose for Emily" by William Faulkner, the author uses the element of time to enhance details of the setting and vice versa....

William Faulkners As I Lay Dying

Fulfilling a promise they had made to their mother, Addie, Cash, Darl, Jewel, Dewey Dell, and Vardaman, in William Faulkners As I Lay Dying,...

“Spotted Horses” Vs. “Mule in the Yard”

William Faulkner wrote two short stories, which are alike in many aspects. "Spotted Horses" and "Mule in the Yard" are short stories that both...

The Past Is the Present

After World War One, there were many changes occurring in the world. Mans inherent need to follow tradition was now being challenged by a...

The Major Years: Isolation and Emily Grierson – A Deadly Combination

William Faulkner, one of the most famed writers of our times, explores in his writing the themes of alienation and isolation. He interweaves these...

A Rose for Emily character analysis

In the short story A Rose for Emily, by William Faulkner there is a very interesting character. Her Name is Emily Grierson and she...

The Loman Family and Their Problems of the Spirit

In his 1950 Nobel Prize acceptance speech, William Faulkner lamented the dearth of problems of the spirit in modern literature and pointed out the...

Faulkner grew up in Mississippi in the beginning of the twentieth century

Faulkner grew up in Mississippi in the beginning of the twentieth century (“William Faulkner” 699). He was the son to Murray C. and Maud...

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