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American Literature (1 September 2001) 73 (3): 563–597.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Peter Lurie Duke University Press 2001 Peter ‘‘Some Trashy Myth of Reality’s Escape Lurie Romance, History, and Film Viewing in Absalom, Absalom! I must be in the story (verisimilitude needs me), but I must also be...
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American Literature (1 June 2004) 76 (2): 339–366.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Norman W. Jones Duke University Press 2004 Norman W. Coming Out through History’s Hidden Love Jones Letters in Absalom, Absalom! At a Faulkner conference not long ago, a scholar posed the question, ‘‘Why Absalom, Absalom!? Why do we keep return- ing to it...
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American Literature (1 September 2005) 77 (3): 483–509.
Published: 01 September 2005
... usefulness of applying the poetics of peripheral- ization to William Faulkner, and especially to Absalom, Absalom!,the structure of which is the most famously discussed of his many com- plicated novels. The move to Faulkner, a contemporary of Mariátegui from the U.S. South—instead of a Peruvian writer or...
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American Literature (1 December 2017) 89 (4): 885–888.
Published: 01 December 2017
... strangely indicative not of the novels themselves (consider An American Tragedy [1925], The Great Gatsby [1926], and Absalom, Absalom! [1936]) but only, and pointedly, of the pronounced GAN-ian desire for a pure—Euro-free! Papist-resistant!—distinctiveness. Great literature invariably bursts its...
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American Literature (1 December 2006) 78 (4): 859–867.
Published: 01 December 2006
... historical circumstances’’ (7), she aligns Faulkner’s Absalom, Absalom! with Mario Vargas Llosa’s The Real Life of Alejandro Mayta, Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Man with Isabel Allende’s The House of the Spirits, and Katherine Anne Porter’s Miranda stories...
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American Literature (1 December 2001) 73 (4): 811–835.
Published: 01 December 2001
... the Fury, As I Lay Dying, Light in August, and Absalom, Absalom Faulkner’s If I Forget Thee, Jerusa- lem (first published as The Wild Palms in 1939) has never garnered the sustained critical attention bestowed upon these Depression-era heavyweights.1 However, the novel has recently begun to attract...
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American Literature (1 March 2005) 77 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 March 2005
.... Baker Jr., introduction to Modernism and the Harlem Renais- sance (Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press, 1987), xvi. 4 In the spirit of Mullen’s revisions, I am, of course, invoking the infamous ‘‘nigger in the woodpile’’ in William Faulkner’s Absalom, Absalom! 5 Nell Irvin Painter, Sojourner...
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American Literature (1 March 2007) 79 (1): 85–112.
Published: 01 March 2007
... Faulkner’s representations of Charles Bon’s octoroon mistress in Absalom, Absalom! (1936) and the novel’s male narrators who speculate on her beauty, virtue, and social position. Both women are surrounded by narrative absences that tempt the imagination. As with Walker, there...
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American Literature (1 March 2002) 74 (1): 199–213.
Published: 01 March 2002
... nature of language, of human beings, and of the universe’’ and explores ‘‘the relation of theory to practice, the translation of creed to fictive technique, structure, and theme In read- ings of Light in August, Absalom, Absalom!, The Sound and the Fury, AsILay Dying, The Unvanquished, and Go Down...
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American Literature (1 September 2009) 81 (3): 647–655.
Published: 01 September 2009
... four major novels—William Faulkner’s Absalom, Absalom!, Richard Wright’s Native Son, Thomas Pynchon’s V., and Toni Morrison’s Beloved—this study explores the complexity of race as a concept in the United States from 1930 to the present. Brivic demonstrates how each major contemporary text...
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American Literature (1 September 2007) 79 (3): 605–607.
Published: 01 September 2007
... class war” in Mosquitoes and The Sound and the Fury. The next chap- ter explores fascism in Sanctuary, Light in August, and Absalom, Absalom! by examining the novels in relation to Depression-era gangster films. Atkinson then examines agrarian ideology and the act of barn burning as a political...
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American Literature (1 September 2007) 79 (3): 607–609.
Published: 01 September 2007
... class war” in Mosquitoes and The Sound and the Fury. The next chap- ter explores fascism in Sanctuary, Light in August, and Absalom, Absalom! by examining the novels in relation to Depression-era gangster films. Atkinson then examines agrarian ideology and the act of barn burning as a political...
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American Literature (1 September 2007) 79 (3): 610–612.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Sanctuary, Light in August, and Absalom, Absalom! by examining the novels in relation to Depression-era gangster films. Atkinson then examines agrarian ideology and the act of barn burning as a political statement of class revolution in several Faulkner texts before concluding the volume by reading...
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American Literature (1 September 2007) 79 (3): 612–615.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Sanctuary, Light in August, and Absalom, Absalom! by examining the novels in relation to Depression-era gangster films. Atkinson then examines agrarian ideology and the act of barn burning as a political statement of class revolution in several Faulkner texts before concluding the volume by reading...
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American Literature (1 September 2007) 79 (3): 615–618.
Published: 01 September 2007
... dis- cussion by pointing out Faulkner’s engagement with the Depression era’s “literary class war” in Mosquitoes and The Sound and the Fury. The next chap- ter explores fascism in Sanctuary, Light in August, and Absalom, Absalom! by examining the novels in relation to Depression-era...
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American Literature (1 September 2007) 79 (3): 618–620.
Published: 01 September 2007
... class war” in Mosquitoes and The Sound and the Fury. The next chap- ter explores fascism in Sanctuary, Light in August, and Absalom, Absalom! by examining the novels in relation to Depression-era gangster films. Atkinson then examines agrarian ideology and the act of barn burning as a political...
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American Literature (1 September 2007) 79 (3): 620–622.
Published: 01 September 2007
... class war” in Mosquitoes and The Sound and the Fury. The next chap- ter explores fascism in Sanctuary, Light in August, and Absalom, Absalom! by examining the novels in relation to Depression-era gangster films. Atkinson then examines agrarian ideology and the act of barn burning as a political...
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American Literature (1 September 2007) 79 (3): 623–625.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Sanctuary, Light in August, and Absalom, Absalom! by examining the novels in relation to Depression-era gangster films. Atkinson then examines agrarian ideology and the act of barn burning as a political statement of class revolution in several Faulkner texts before concluding the volume by reading...
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American Literature (1 September 2007) 79 (3): 625–627.
Published: 01 September 2007
... dis- cussion by pointing out Faulkner’s engagement with the Depression era’s “literary class war” in Mosquitoes and The Sound and the Fury. The next chap- ter explores fascism in Sanctuary, Light in August, and Absalom, Absalom! by examining the novels in relation to Depression-era...
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American Literature (1 September 2007) 79 (3): 627–630.
Published: 01 September 2007
... dis- cussion by pointing out Faulkner’s engagement with the Depression era’s “literary class war” in Mosquitoes and The Sound and the Fury. The next chap- ter explores fascism in Sanctuary, Light in August, and Absalom, Absalom! by examining the novels in relation to Depression-era...