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Faulkner and the ecology of the South

Author: Joseph R Urgo; Ann J Abadie
Publisher: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Conference publication : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In 1952, Faulkner noted the exceptional nature of the South when he characterized it as "the only really authentic region in the United States, because a deep indestructible bond still exists between man and his environment.". The essays collected in Faulkner and the Ecology of the South explore Faulkner's environmental imagination, seeking what Ann Fisher-Wirth calls the "ecological counter-melody" of his texts.  Read more...
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Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha Conference (30th : 2003 : University of Mississippi).
Faulkner and the ecology of the South.
Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2005
(DLC) 2005002380
(OCoLC)57577353
Named Person: William Faulkner; William Faulkner; William Faulkner; William Faulkner; William Faulkner; William Faulkner
Material Type: Conference publication, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph R Urgo; Ann J Abadie
ISBN: 9781429460521 1429460520
OCLC Number: 122542820
Description: 1 online resource (xxiv, 173 pages) : illustrations
Contents: "Old man" : shackles, chains, and water water everywhere / Cecelia Tichi --
The land's turn / Philip Weinstein --
Environed blood : ecology and violence in The sound and the fury and Sanctuary / Eric Gary Anderson --
William Faulkner, Peter Mathiessen, and the environmental imagination / Ann Fisher-Wirth --
The enemy within : Faulkner's Snopes trilogy / Michael Wainwright --
Is Faulkner green? the wilderness as aporia / François Pitavy --
The ecology of Uncle Ike : teaching Go down, Moses with Janisse Ray's Ecology of a cracker childhood / Thomas L. McHaney --
Visceral Faulkner : fiction and the tug of the organic world / Scott Slovic --
McCrady's La-fay-ette County / Jeanne de la Houssaye --
Collecting Faulkner / Seth Berner.
Responsibility: Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha, 2003 ; edited by Joseph R. Urgo and Ann J. Abadie.

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In 1952, Faulkner noted the exceptional nature of the South when he characterized it as "the only really authentic region in the United States, because a deep indestructible bond still exists between man and his environment.". The essays collected in Faulkner and the Ecology of the South explore Faulkner's environmental imagination, seeking what Ann Fisher-Wirth calls the "ecological counter-melody" of his texts. "Ecology" was not a term in common use outside the sciences in Faulkner's time. However, the word "environment" seems to have held deep meaning.

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