Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Faulkner and LoveThe Women Who Shaped His Art$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

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

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM YALE SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.yale.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Yale University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in YSO for personal use.date: 24 June 2021

Estelle's Shanghai Sojourn, 1922–1924

Estelle's Shanghai Sojourn, 1922–1924

From Franklin to Oldham

Chapter:
(p.407) 22 Estelle's Shanghai Sojourn, 1922–1924
Source:
Faulkner and Love
Author(s):

Judith L. Sensibar

Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:10.12987/yale/9780300115031.003.0026

This chapter examines Estelle Oldham's experiences in Shanghai during the period from 1922 to 1924. It describes the collaborative moments between Estelle and William Faulkner from 1925 to 1929 and explains that her fiction during this period was the stuff of an intellectual and literary dialogue that began when both she and Faulkner were still adolescents. It also suggests that Estelle's fiction tells the most about the person she was and her understanding and criticism of the different cultures in which she lived during the years leading up to their marriage.

Keywords:   Estelle Oldham, Shanghai, William Faulkner, literary dialogue, fiction, marriage

Yale Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.