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Senior Seminars in Reading: Author Immersion: William Faulkner

William Faulkner

Photo source: Carl Van Vechten, Wikimedia Commons

Born 1897, New Albany, Mississippi; Died 1962, Byhalia, Mississippi. Novelist, short story writer.

Brief bio from The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

Notable Works:

Go Down, Moses (1942)

The Sound and the Fury (1929)

As I Lay Dying (1930)

Light in August (1932)

Absalom, Absalom! (1936)

 

A Preview of Absalom, Absalom!

Faulkner reads from The Town