William Faulkner
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William Faulkner was one of the most esteemed writers from the south. He wrote and published many novels, short stories and poems. All his writing s had an impact to the world and to the literary world as well. He left a mark with his writing. This paper seeks to study the themes and meanings […]

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Biography William Faulkner
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Nobel Prize-winning American author. One of the most influential writers of the 20th century, his reputation is based on his novels, novellas and short stories. However, he was also a published poet and an occasional screenwriter. Most of Faulkner’s works are set in his native state of Mississippi, and he is considered one of the […]

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A Comparison of Walt Whitman and William Faulkner
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A Comparison of Walt Whitman and William Faulkner Parting from established formalities, Walt Whitman and William Faulkner developed their own styles of writing, mixing cultural influences with contemporary ideas. Faulkner was strongly influenced by the southern culture while Whitman drew a powerful influence from transcendentalism. Each achieved great literary acclaim and success in their professional […]

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Faulkner’s “a Rose for Emily” Portrait of the Post War South
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William Faulkner’s “A Rose for Emily” is perhaps his most famous and most anthologized short story. From the moment it was first published in 1930, this story has been analyzed and criticized by both published critics and the causal reader. The well known Literary critic and author Harold Bloom suggest that the story is so […]

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The Life and Works of William Faulkner
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Faulkner dropped out of college after a little over a year (George B. Perkins, Barbara Perkins, and Phillip Lingerer. 321). Faulkner tried to be in the American Air Force but was turned down because of insufficient height. Then he enlisted for the Royal Canadian Air Force in 1918 and changed his last name from Faulkner, […]

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Setting Analysis of the Story a Rose for Emily
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An analysis of the setting of “A Rose for Emily” by William Faulkner’s William Faulkner is one of the greatest writers of the twentieth century. Although he was born in New Albany, Mississippi in 1897 he moved to Oxford, Mississippi before his fifth birthday. Faulkner belonged to a once-wealthy family of former plantation owners (eNotes. […]

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The Chrysanthemums versus A Rose for Emily
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The analysis of literary elements such as plot, symbolism and character development will be explored in this essay as they pertain to the stories “A Rose for Emily” and “The Chrysanthemums”. The story by John Steinbeck “The Chrysanthemums” revolves around the main character of Elise whose main identity is of a wife, however the complexities […]

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Research Writing Assignment on William Faulkner
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William Faulkner has achieved a greater influence on Southern writers than has any other. But his appeal is finally international, and he ranks among the greatest writers of his nation and century, as the continuous outpouring of criticism on his art testifies. William Cuthbert Falkner (he would later add the u dropped by his great-grandfather) […]

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Roselily and A Rose for Emily
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It is often difficult for a woman to cope with the desire for love and support and for developing stable family identity. Although modern feminists are convinced that females are capable of living independent and self-sufficient lives, certain conditions might drive her to seek male authority and support. Two short stories, “A Rose for Emily” […]

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Barn Burning, and A Rose for Emily
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In “Barn Burning,” and “A Rose for Emily” William Faulkner creates two characters that are strikingly similar. Abner Snopes is loud and obnoxious. Because of this, most people tend to avoid him at all costs. On the contrary, Emily Grierson, a very intriguing woman from Jefferson, Mississipi, is an important figure in the town, despite […]

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Analysis of Dry September
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Dry September, a short story by author William Faulkner, is a short look at the typical characters of the Southern States, such as is usually seen in those of Faulkner’s works, which involves the fictional county, known as “Yoknapatawpha”. The city is a written picture of what might have been a great part of Faulkner’s […]

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