Essays Tagged: "Faulkner"

GI Jane

claiming to be every bit as good as the men, they have for a most part failed oncethey got in. Ms. Faulkner won her legal battle to enter the Citadel, breaking a 152 yeartradition of training men onl ... ithdrew from thecollege, forced to admit that she could not withstand the rigors of 'hell week.' Ms.Faulkner, fighting back tears, explained that two and a half years of stress had 'all crashedin' on ...

(3 pages) 45 0 4.7 Apr/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Major Themes in Faulkner's "Light in August"

A Study of the Origins of Evil'...a man's future is inherent in that man...'Faulkner's Light in August is a metaphor. In fact it is many metaphors, almost infinitely many. It i ... tally unrelated. In fact no 20th century writer has even approached the sheer quantity of symbolism Faulkner packed into every page, with, perhaps, the exception of James Joyce who went so far as to s ... , there are dominate themes. There are veins of meaning that permeate throughout. Chief among them; Faulkner's study of 20th century man's search for identity, and his compassionate portrait of the or ...

(5 pages) 285 0 3.5 Apr/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

A review of "A rose for Emily" by Faulkner

'A Rose for Emily' came out in 1930. To some readers this horror story is the most 'gothic' that Faulkner ever wrote as a writer. But if horror is all he/she gets from the story then that person is ... hought he just wasn't the marring type, but Emily buying poison was a foreshadow of things to come. Faulkner uses this to build suspense into the story. What she is doing is watching her past get beat ...

(8 pages) 358 0 3.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Barn Burning" by Faulkner: Element of Fire

describe a psychological conflict within one's mind or the problem with interacting with others. In Faulkner's short story "Barn Burning" and Barreca's poem "Nighttime Fires," the fire is used as a sy ... the fathers, who in turn, trigger a response in their children.In the short story "Barn Burning" by Faulkner, Abner Snopes was the angry and controlling father of the protagonist. He was an aggressive ...

(5 pages) 165 2 4.1 Nov/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies

Bucking the Trend: Faulkner and McCullers Create the Mammy Outside the Box.

Faulkner and McCullersJeremy Bentham and John Stuart Mill once had an idea to take something as comp ... have repeatedly utilized this image for profit or power in many forms. It can be seen that William Faulkner, in The Sound and the Fury, created Dilsey as perhaps the only major character to weather t ... e way she would require many traits that are quite atypical for a mammy. In much the same manner as Faulkner, Carson McCullers in her The Member of the Wedding, has developed a powerful persona in Ber ...

(8 pages) 48 0 4.4 Apr/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics

The Novels of William Faulkner.

ll; many of these things are things that can"'"t be detected by anyone else.The following phrase in Faulkner"'"s The Sound and the Fury alludes to many things throughout the entire novel;'"'...Caddy p ... nd I began to cry,'"' is the final downfall of this sentence. These clauses are arranged to climax. Faulkner wants to focus on Benjy crying, the final result of Caddy"'"s promiscuity and marriage, so ...

(4 pages) 48 0 3.7 Aug/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Sarty's Reliability as Narrator in William Faulkner's "Barn Burning".

g various literary critics. Although the story is told from Sarty's perspective twenty years later, Faulkner also leads the reader to believe the events taking place are happening in real time. The es ... s into the story while at the same time allowing the reader to see how the ten year old boy reacts, Faulkner reiterates his idea that the thirty year old man is driven by emotion when recounting his s ...

(4 pages) 76 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"The sound and the fury", by William Faulkner. "The Death of a Family"

The subject-matter [of Faulkner's The Sound and the Fury] is the death of a family and the corresponding decay of a society ... eat sustaining passion is ". . . immortal hatred and study of revenge."In the Compson Appendix, Mr. Faulkner calls Jason the first sane Compson since Culloden; ". . . rational contained and even a phi ...

(11 pages) 39 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

No Women in Combat

claiming to be every bit as good as the men, they have for a most part failed once they got in. Ms. Faulkner won her legal battle to enter the Citadel, breaking a 152 year tradition of training men on ... hdrew from the college, forced to admit that she could not withstand the rigors of "hell week." Ms. Faulkner, fighting back tears, explained that two and a half years of stress had "all crashed in" on ...

(3 pages) 40 0 4.6 Jul/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

ARTS AND CRAFTS MOVEMENT

iam Morris. Morris was a designer and a craftsman. In 1861 he founded the firm of Morris, Marshall, Faulkner &Co. This company produced a wide range of hand-made goods, including fabrics, furnitur ...

(2 pages) 59 0 3.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

An essay covering the psychology of the townsfolk in a rose for emily

outh, due to the nostalgia in the town in which she lives. The south is depicted in many stories of Faulkner as a region where "reality and myth are difficult to separate." Many southerners would not ... the stagnant representatives of the past. Miss Emily was one of those representatives.In the story, Faulkner's narrator is portrayed as a general consensus of the town's folk. The reader is immediatel ...

(4 pages) 37 0 4.3 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Analysis of Hemingway's narrative technique as a short story writer(A clean, well-lighted place; Now I lay me; A way you'll never be)

short story, and many of their works could stand today, with those of Hemingway and of writers like Faulkner, as representative short stories of modern times. What distinguishes Hemingway both from hi ...

(9 pages) 73 0 5.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Respect in "A Rose for Emily"

ugh not a verypleasant character, Miss Emily does have the support of the townspeople in the text ofFaulkner's short story "A Rose for Emily." However, in the video version these sametownspeople are p ... eo. The gossip-hungry citizens portrayed in the video are afar cry from the sympathetic townspeople Faulkner describes in the story. Emily Griersonis part of the heritage of the town. This standing he ...

(2 pages) 24 0 2.3 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Strategic management - trust, commitment and culture

g more attention to the reasons for the creation of alliances than on how to manage them (Child and Faulkner, 1998). Many literatures tend to gloss over the actual "how-to" of management and implement ... potential partners in financial terms than to managing the partnership in human terms." (Child and Faulkner, 1998) They neglect the "softer side" of alliance issues such as relationship management in ...

(9 pages) 386 0 3.7 Oct/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Faulkner's "Barn Burning" Charactors

Faulkner's "Barn Burning" involves the Snopes, a sharecropper family that has moved 12 times in the ...

(2 pages) 19 0 5.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A Rose For Emily

author of "Requiem for a Nun", once wrote, "The past is never dead. The past is not even past." In Faulkner's "A Rose for Emily", this ideal of the immortal past actually surviving the merciless prog ... st person "we", and not "I." Through the existence of Emily and the narrator in "A Rose for Emily", Faulkner invents a story that personifies the abstract battle between the past and the present.The p ...

(9 pages) 454 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A Rose For Emily

author of "Requiem for a Nun", once wrote, "The past is never dead. The past is not even past." In Faulkner's "A Rose for Emily", this ideal of the immortal past actually surviving the merciless prog ... st person "we", and not "I." Through the existence of Emily and the narrator in "A Rose for Emily", Faulkner invents a story that personifies the abstract battle between the past and the present.The p ...

(9 pages) 18 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A Rose For Emily

Faulkner's " A Rose for Emily" and Yamamoto's "Seventeen Syllables" In Faulkner's "A Rose Fo ...

(2 pages) 11 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

A Rose For Emily

Faulkner's " A Rose for Emily" and Yamamoto's "Seventeen Syllables" In Faulkner's "A Rose For Emily" ...

(1 pages) 851 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

A Rose For Emily

Faulkner's " A Rose for Emily" and Yamamoto's "Seventeen Syllables" In Faulkner's "A Rose For Emily" ...

(1 pages) 6 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature