As I Lay Dying
by William Faulkner
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Sample of Assignments & Activities
Your Mother’s a Fish: Faulkner and Modernist Art
Objective: One way to help your students find their way through As I Lay Dying is to help them understand that the novel is, ultimately, a literary experiment in modernist techniques. When they view...
Dysfunction Junction: Somebody, Help These Bundrens!
Objective: In this activity, students analyze the themes of family conflict, poverty, and insanity in As I Lay Dying through a role-playing exercise. In small groups of two or three, students create original skits in wh...