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A Rose for Emily

A Rose for Emily


by William Faulkner

Current Events & Pop Culture

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Graveyard Rabbit of Yoknapatawpha County

Although this blog hasn't been added to in a few years (since 2009), its information is still relevant. Devoted to real gravesites set in the area that inspired Faulkner's fictional Yoknapatawpha County, it provides some great examples of the morbid sensibility generated by Faulkner's Southern Gothic style.