Critical Insights: Absalom, Absalom!

Critical Insights: Absalom, Absalom!

by David Madden
     
 

The purpose of this collection of essays is to provide the reader who has read or is about to read William Faulkner's novel with as much of a multi-faceted perspective as space will allow. Original essays include a close reading of the novel from the critical standpoint of feminist theory, an analysis of the novel’s cultural and historical context and a discussion of…  See more details below

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The purpose of this collection of essays is to provide the reader who has read or is about to read William Faulkner's novel with as much of a multi-faceted perspective as space will allow. Original essays include a close reading of the novel from the critical standpoint of feminist theory, an analysis of the novel’s cultural and historical context and a discussion of the critical reception of Absalom, Absalom! The carefully chosen previously published essays provide a wide range of perspectives on such subjects as theme, protagonists, feminism, storytelling, race, style, Civil War, and time, among others.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940014698566
Publisher:
Salem Press
Publication date:
06/20/2012
Series:
Critical Insights , #51
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
360
File size:
1 MB

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