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William Faulkner : self-presentation and performance

Author: James G Watson
Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, 2000.
Series: Literary modernism series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"In this book, James Watson draws on the entire Faulkner canon, including letters and even photographs, to decipher the complicated ways in which Faulkner put himself forth through written performances and displays based in and expressive of his emotional biography. The topics Watson treats include the overtly performative aspects of The Sound and the Fury and related manuscripts and privately written records of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Personal correspondence
Correspondence
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Watson, James G. (James Gray), 1939-
William Faulkner.
Austin : University of Texas Press, 2000
(OCoLC)606312572
Named Person: William Faulkner; William Faulkner; William Faulkner; William Faulkner; William Faulkner; William Faulkner; William Faulkner; William Faulkner; William Faulkner
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James G Watson
ISBN: 0292791313 9780292791312 0292791518 9780292791510
OCLC Number: 42049268
Description: xvi, 255 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: I. Self-Presentation and Performance --
II. Photographs, Letters, and Fictions --
III. Marriage Matters --
IV. Who's Your Old Man? --
V. Stage Manager --
VI. Old Moster.
Series Title: Literary modernism series.
Responsibility: by James G. Watson.
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How Faulkner put himself forth through written performances and displays based in and expressive of his emotional biography.  Read more...

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"Intersecting biography and criticism, this book is essential for [library] collections supporting Faulkner and American literature." - Choice "Displaying an astonishing familiarity with every day Read more...

 
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