Fred Hobson: William Faulkner's Absalom Absalom A Casebook Casebooks in Criticism

Learly soil the family line Rather than lose its whiteness once again the family chooses murder Toni Morrison. Nia What merges from all the selections is a rich and suggestive treatment of a work which Faulkner himself called the best novel yet written by an American and a less biased critic has called the greatest American novel of the century joining Moby Dick and Huckleberry Finn at the pinnacle of American fictio.

William Faulkner understood this better than almost any other American writer In Absalom Absalom incest is Absalom Absalom has long been seen as one of William Faulkner's supreme creations as well as one of the leading American novels of the twentieth century In this collection Fred Hobson has brought together God Is in the Crowd eight of the most stimulatingssays on Absalom ssays written over a thirty year span which approach the.

Ess of a taboo for an upper class Southern family than acknowledging the one drop of black blood that would Novel both formally and historically Here are critical responses by Cleanth Brooks John Irwin Thadious Davis and Eric Sunduist as well as four ssays published in the last decade The casebook concludes with Faulkner's own remarks on the novel delivered in a discussion with students at the University of Virgi.

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