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William Faulkner: The Making of a Modernist

William Faulkner: The Making of a Modernist

by Daniel Joseph Singal
     
 

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William Faulkner: The Making of a Modernist

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William Faulkner: The Making of a Modernist

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A work of literary criticism that is so compact, sensible, and reassuring.

American Literature

One of the most engaging one-volume studies of Faulkner to have appeared.

American Historical Review

(Singal•s) work is a significant step forward in Faulkner criticism because of its clarity and good sense.

Georgia Historical Quarterly

"Singal's . . . . understanding of the cultural forces that competed within Faulkner help to unlock the novels.

Magill's Literary Annual

"[Singal's] explications are both seamlessly written and stingingly original. . . . one of the most engaging one-volume studies of Faulkner to have appeared.

American Historical Review

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807848319
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
09/23/1999
Series:
Fred W. Morrison Series in Southern Studies
Edition description:
1
Pages:
376
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.93(d)

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Singal's brilliant analyses work because his theoretical approach only heightens his reading of the individual novels. Instead of standing in the way, his understanding of the cultural forces that competed within Faulkner help to unlock the novels.—Magill's Literary Annual

Meet the Author

Daniel J. Singal, author of The War Within: From Victorian to Modernist Thought in the South, is professor of history at Hobart and William Smith Colleges.

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