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WJTV Jackson
Author’s tweet about reading in Mississippi sparks controversyCarol Oates has written many books throughout her career. The controversy spar
WJTV Jackson / Posted 12 hours ago
Carol Oates has written many books throughout her career. The controversy sparked after the writer retweeted a photo of a William Faulkner banner that hangs at Mississippi State University. The banner quotes Faulkner and says “Read, read, read,... Read more
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Variety
Lumière Festival: Bertrand Tavernier on his Lifelong Love of Classic Westernswas shown in detail. Before then there had been articles about lynching but nev
Variety / Posted yesterday
was shown in detail. Before then there had been articles about lynching but never a novel or a film. A few years later, William Faulkner published his novel “Intruder in the Dust” (1948) also about lynching. Can you tell us a bit more about... Read more
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The Washington Times
TRAVEL: Wyoming, Montana wonders Devils Tower, Little Bighorn bear history of U.S., American Indiansalive for posterity. It is necessary, indeed, to keep these places both wild a
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
alive for posterity. It is necessary, indeed, to keep these places both wild and wonderful. And to remember. For as William Faulkner once said, “The past isn’t dead. It isn’t even past.” Eric Althoff is Travel Editor for The Washington... Read more
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New York Post
The Obamas’ new building could be cursedpalled around with Joan Didion, Diane Keaton and Sedgwick, who lived with her f
New York Post / Posted 10 days ago
palled around with Joan Didion, Diane Keaton and Sedgwick, who lived with her for a while; she had an affair with writer William Faulkner, and her first husband was friends with Robert F. Kennedy. According to an insider, Stein’s father set up... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Irish League Round- Wins for Glentoran, Cliftonville and Dungannon Swiftswas the turning point in this clash at Stangmore Park as Dungannon Swifts overc
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
was the turning point in this clash at Stangmore Park as Dungannon Swifts overcame Ballymena United 2-1. Ballymena's William Faulkner is sent off during today's game at Stangmore Park, Dungannon. Photo by David Maginnis/Pacemaker... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Irish League Round- Wins for Glentoran, Cliftonville and Dungannon Swiftwas the turning point in this clash at Stangmore Park as Dungannon Swifts overc
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
was the turning point in this clash at Stangmore Park as Dungannon Swifts overcame Ballymena United 2-1. Ballymena's William Faulkner is sent off during today's game at Stangmore Park, Dungannon. Photo by David Maginnis/Pacemaker... Read more
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Newsmax
Kazuo Ishiguro, 'Remains of the Day' Author, Wins Literature Nobelwith the world." The Nobel Prize is considered to be literature's top honor. P
Newsmax / Posted 12 days ago
with the world." The Nobel Prize is considered to be literature's top honor. Past recipients include Toni Morrison, William Faulkner, Pablo Neruda, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, and Ernest Hemingway. Last year's honoree, Bob Dylan, was a... Read more
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asianage
Find out about the controversy, fame and flops for Nobel Literature Prizeto receive the prize. The famous, the forgotten The Nobel Academy has recogni
asianage / Posted 14 days ago
to receive the prize. The famous, the forgotten The Nobel Academy has recognised writers of repute like Americans William Faulkner (1949), Ernest Hemingway (1954) and John Steinbeck (1962) and France's Andre Gide (1947) and Albert Camus... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Here are the controversy, fame and flops for Nobel Literature Prizeto receive the prize. The famous, the forgotten The Nobel Academy has recogni
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
to receive the prize. The famous, the forgotten The Nobel Academy has recognised writers of repute like Americans William Faulkner (1949), Ernest Hemingway (1954) and John Steinbeck (1962) and France's Andre Gide (1947) and Albert Camus... Read more
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The Hindu
Literature Nobel controversies: From Sartre’s refusal to Dylan’s silenceto receive the prize.The famous and the forgotten The Nobel Academy has recogn
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
to receive the prize.The famous and the forgotten The Nobel Academy has recognised writers of repute like Americans William Faulkner (1949), Ernest Hemingway (1954) and John Steinbeck (1962) and France’s Andre Gide (1947) and Albert Camus... Read more
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The Rice Thresher
David Minter's lasting influencea tough Texan was fundamental to his self image.” Minter’s southern roots were
The Rice Thresher / Posted 15 days ago
a tough Texan was fundamental to his self image.” Minter’s southern roots were mirrored through his scholastic specialty, William Faulkner. Dunlevie said he believes Minter’s fondness for Faulkner was grounded in their shared backgrounds.... Read more
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CBS News
To "Da Vinci Code" author Dan Brown, success is no riddletaste like ice cream but have the nutrition of vegetables. I want people to enj
CBS News / Posted 17 days ago
taste like ice cream but have the nutrition of vegetables. I want people to enjoy these books. I'm not trying to emulate William Faulkner. I never said I was." Still, the writer's life has been a good one. The 53-year-old and his wife live like... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Letters to the editor, October 1we wear sackcloth and repent for eternity? After these statues are removed, wha
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
we wear sackcloth and repent for eternity? After these statues are removed, what next? Will they come for Mark Twain and William Faulkner books? When will the sanitizing of the America South ever be satisfactory for these transplant Yankees? As... Read more
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The Natchez Democrat
Books on tap: Event to kick off theme for NLCCweird, edgy stuff that makes Southern Literature different.” There are notable
The Natchez Democrat / Posted 18 days ago
weird, edgy stuff that makes Southern Literature different.” There are notable authors of the genre — Tennessee Williams, William Faulkner and, of course, Flannery O’Connor — but Brinegar said some people are surprised at what can be considered... Read more
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CBS News
"Da Vinci Code" author Dan Brown: Our planet would be "absolutely fine" without religiona lie. I'm trying to write books that taste like ice cream but have the nutriti
CBS News / Posted 19 days ago
a lie. I'm trying to write books that taste like ice cream but have the nutrition of vegetables. I'm not trying to emulate William Faulkner. I never said I was." The Emmy Award-winning "CBS Sunday Morning," hosted by Jane Pauley, is broadcast on... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Author Dan Brown: World would be 'fine without religion'a lie. I’m trying to write books that taste like ice cream but have the nutriti
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
a lie. I’m trying to write books that taste like ice cream but have the nutrition of vegetables. I’m not trying to emulate William Faulkner. I never said I was.” Despite the content of his religious thrillers — and the controversies they stir —... Read more
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Reality TV World
Famous birthdays for Sept. 25: Annabelle Wallis, Clea Duvall, T.I., Donald Glover, Will Smith, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Scottie Pippen, Heather LocklearThose born on this date are under the sign of Libra. -- HMS Bounty mutiny lead
Reality TV World / Posted 23 days ago
Those born on this date are under the sign of Libra. -- HMS Bounty mutiny leader Fletcher Christian in 1764 -- Novelist William Faulkner in 1897 -- Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich in 1906 -- Convicted spy Ethel Rosenberg in 1915 -- Humorist... Read more
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New York Post
Fraternities are at a crossroads amid outrage over hazing deathsFormer Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and about 3,000 others. Eliot Ness, the
New York Post / Posted 23 days ago
Former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and about 3,000 others. Eliot Ness, the prohibition agent, ironically, and writers William Faulkner and Walker Percy were SAE members, too. SAE provides a valuable career and social network for brothers as... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Weekend winners, losers, Trump and the NFL, Rushmore of actors forever known for one roleamendments to the U.S. Constitution. Among them is the Bill of Rights, which in
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 23 days ago
amendments to the U.S. Constitution. Among them is the Bill of Rights, which includes that pesky Freedom of Speech thing. William Faulkner was born on this day in 1897. Phil Rizzuto would have been 100 today. (Side note: He has a great turn in... Read more
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Reality TV World
Famous birthdays for Sept. 25: Donald Glover, Will SmithThose born on this date are under the sign of Libra. -- HMS Bounty mutiny lead
Reality TV World / Posted 23 days ago
Those born on this date are under the sign of Libra. -- HMS Bounty mutiny leader Fletcher Christian in 1764 -- Novelist William Faulkner in 1897 -- Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich in 1906 -- Convicted spy Ethel Rosenberg in 1915 -- Humorist... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
September 25as a radio and television sports announcer for the Yankees. He died at age 89 o
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 24 days ago
as a radio and television sports announcer for the Yankees. He died at age 89 on Aug. 13, 2007. [ + - ] 1897: Author William Faulkner, who would go on to write such works such as "The Sound and the Fury" and "As I Lay Dying" and win the 1949... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
September 25as a radio and television sports announcer for the Yankees. He died at age 89 o
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 24 days ago
as a radio and television sports announcer for the Yankees. He died at age 89 on Aug. 13, 2007. [ + - ] 1897: Author William Faulkner, who would go on to write such works such as "The Sound and the Fury" and "As I Lay Dying" and win the 1949... Read more
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Billboard
Can Dave Matthews Heal Charlottesville? Another Native Son Ponders the Possibilitywould blame you for feeling you were reading about the Civil War, or worrying i
Billboard / Posted 26 days ago
would blame you for feeling you were reading about the Civil War, or worrying if a new incarnation of it was beginning. William Faulkner lived in Charlottesville in the late '50s and taught at “Mr. Jefferson’s University,” as it is often... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Pretend Dog @Doggeaux Mocks Pulitzer Prize-Winning Cartoonist’s War on ‘Debt’has 2 of them pic.twitter.com/hYM5Z1zCxw notable single-time pulitzer recipien
Stamford Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
has 2 of them pic.twitter.com/hYM5Z1zCxw notable single-time pulitzer recipients include harper lee, arthur miller, & william faulkner. ramirez is a presitigious two-time recipient pic.twitter.com/FYQVkuZxzj winners of the pulitzer prize also... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Pretend Dog @Doggeaux Mocks Pulitzer Prize-Winning Cartoonist’s War on ‘Debt’has 2 of them pic.twitter.com/hYM5Z1zCxw notable single-time pulitzer recipien
Connecticut Post / Posted 30 days ago
has 2 of them pic.twitter.com/hYM5Z1zCxw notable single-time pulitzer recipients include harper lee, arthur miller, & william faulkner. ramirez is a presitigious two-time recipient pic.twitter.com/FYQVkuZxzj winners of the pulitzer prize also... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
History's Headlines: Hilda Doolittle“in the 1920s went into her fiction.” Among those who influenced her were James
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 30 days ago
“in the 1920s went into her fiction.” Among those who influenced her were James Joyce, Gertrude Stein, Virginia Woolf and William Faulkner. A long trip to Greece financed by Bryher created a new outlet for H.D. in the study of Greek mythology.... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
UMass hosts lecture on the meaning of the word ‘genocide’its applicability to the history of Native Americans after contact with Europea
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted a month ago
its applicability to the history of Native Americans after contact with Europeans. Alvarez began his lecture by quoting William Faulkner, a 20th-century writer: “The past is not dead. In fact, it is not even past.” He went on to say that “our... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Saints present is terrible; future is worseregressed from last year. Watching secondary and linebackers gives me a sense o
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted a month ago
regressed from last year. Watching secondary and linebackers gives me a sense of dread and despair usually reserved for a William Faulkner novel. The Saints are a bottom five NFL team with Drew Brees still an elite quarterback. It seems almost... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
History's Headlines: Bethlehem's poet, muse and mystic“in the 1920s went into her fiction.” Among those who influenced her were James
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 1 months ago
“in the 1920s went into her fiction.” Among those who influenced her were James Joyce, Gertrude Stein, Virginia Woolf and William Faulkner. A long trip to Greece financed by Bryher created a new outlet for H.D. in the study of Greek mythology.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
September 16norms at the time. Poor Southern soldiers blindly followed what they were told
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 1 months ago
norms at the time. Poor Southern soldiers blindly followed what they were told by the rulers of the kingdom of cotton. As William Faulkner writes in “Intruders in the Dust,” “No man can cause more grief than the one clinging blindly to the vices... Read more

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