Seeing Through the South: Faulkner and the Life Work of Writing

  1. John T. Matthews

Published Online: 6 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444306026.ch

William Faulkner: Seeing Through the South

William Faulkner: Seeing Through the South

How to Cite

Matthews, J. T. (2009) Seeing Through the South: Faulkner and the Life Work of Writing, in William Faulkner: Seeing Through the South, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444306026.ch

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 2 JAN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405124812

Online ISBN: 9781444306026

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Keywords:

  • Faulkner and Life Work of Writing;
  • seeing a great multitude of local and discrete events as parts of larger inter-related story;
  • Faulkner's creative life - introducing readers to the marvels of his artistry;
  • “Artist at Home” derives, ironically, from an episode in Faulkner's own life;
  • rest of US routinely associated the South with gothic weirdness;
  • “There Was a Queen” - an episode that yokes the fortunes of two of the last survivors of the Sartoris clan;
  • Faulkner's artistic method - encompass the massive, abrupt transformations the South underwent