New Essays On Light In August by Michael MillgateNew Essays On Light In August by Michael Millgate

New Essays On Light In August

EditorMichael Millgate

Paperback | June 26, 1987

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In a series of essays written especially for this volume, five distinguished critics offer a range of approaches, discussing the novel in terms of its composition and position in Faulkner's career, its structure and narrative techniques, and its relation to the religious, racial, and sexual assumptions of the society it represents.
Title:New Essays On Light In AugustFormat:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.35 inPublished:June 26, 1987Publisher:Cambridge University Press

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ISBN - 10:0521313325

ISBN - 13:9780521313322

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Table of Contents

Series editor's preface; 1. Introduction Michael Millgate; 2. 'A Novel: Not an Anecdote': Faulkner's Light in August Michael Millgate; 3. Plots and counterplots: the structure of Light in August Martin Kreiswirth; 4. Light in August: the closed society and its subjects André Bleikasten; 5. The women of Light in August Judith Bryant Wittenberg; 6. On the difference between prevailing and ending Alexander Welsh; Notes on contributors; Selected bibliography.