Faulkner"s artistic vision

the bizarre and the terrible by RyuМ„ichi Yamaguchi

Published by Fairleigh Dickinson University Press ; Cranbury, NJ : Associated University Presses in Madison [N.J.] .
Written in

  • Southern States
    • Subjects:
    • Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 -- Humor.,
    • Humorous stories, American -- History and criticism.,
    • Southern States -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 288-305) and index.

      StatementRyuichi Yamaguchi.
      LC ClassificationsPS3511.A86 Z9864 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination317 p. ;
      Number of Pages317
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3678021M
      ISBN 100838640141
      LC Control Number2003018174

      Published in 2004, "Faulkner's Artistic Vision" by Ryu?ichi Yamaguchi offers insightful analysis and interpretation of William Faulkner's work. With a subtitle of "The Bizarre and the Terrible," this book delves into Faulkner's unique humor and storytelling style, focusing on his depiction of the Southern States. Exploring the themes and literary techniques employed by Faulkner, this book provides readers with a comprehensive understanding of his artistic vision.

      The Influence of Southern States

      One of the key aspects discussed in "Faulkner's Artistic Vision" is the significant influence of the Southern States in Faulkner's writing. Yamaguchi explores how Faulkner's upbringing and experiences in the South influenced his storytelling and the portrayal of his characters. The author highlights the importance of regionalism and the unique cultural dynamics of the South in shaping Faulkner's narratives.

      Humor in Faulkner's Work

      "Faulkner's Artistic Vision" also delves into the often overlooked aspect of humor in Faulkner's writing. Yamaguchi brings attention to Faulkner's subtle humor and satire, which add depth and complexity to his stories. By examining specific examples and passages, the book showcases Faulkner's ability to weave humor into his narratives without compromising the underlying themes and messages.

      The Bizarre and the Terrible

      An important focus of this book is the exploration of Faulkner's portrayal of the bizarre and the terrible. Yamaguchi analyzes Faulkner's use of grotesque imagery, dark themes, and unsettling narratives. The book provides valuable insights into how Faulkner creates a sense of tension and unease, making his stories memorable and thought-provoking.

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      Outline of Contents:

      • Introduction
      • Chapter 1: Faulkner's Southern Influences
      • Chapter 2: Exploring Faulkner's Humor
      • Chapter 3: The Dark Side of Faulkner
      • Chapter 4: Faulkner's Artistic Techniques
      • Chapter 5: Conclusion

      "Faulkner's Artistic Vision" presents a comprehensive analysis of William Faulkner's work, delving into his unique humor, the influence of the Southern States, and his portrayal of the bizarre and the terrible. This book offers invaluable insights for readers interested in understanding Faulkner's artistic vision. - Ryu?ichi Yamaguchi

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