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Faulkner and LoveThe Women Who Shaped His Art$
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Judith L. Sensibar

Print publication date: 2009

Print ISBN-13: 9780300115031

Published to Yale Scholarship Online: October 2013

DOI: 10.12987/yale/9780300115031.001.0001

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Willie Falkner's Childhood World, 1896–1907

Willie Falkner's Childhood World, 1896–1907

Oxford, New Albany, Ripley, Oxford

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(p.161) 8 Willie Falkner's Childhood World, 1896–1907
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Faulkner and Love
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Judith L. Sensibar

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Yale University Press
DOI:10.12987/yale/9780300115031.003.0011

This chapter examines William Faulkner's childhood world from 1896 to 1907. It attempts to re-create the volatile emotional and psychological currents flowing in the bitterly racialized political, domestic, and social worlds into which he was born and in which he lived. It outlines the shifting dynamics in Faulkner's white family during this period and the influence of the Jim Crow culture on Faulkner.

Keywords:   William Faulkner, childhood, racialized political world, white family, domestic world, social world, Jim Crow culture

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