Light in August
Light in August Resources
Ole Miss (that's the University of Mississippi, in case you didn't know) has a site with all sorts of Faulkner goodies.
Join the Faulkner society!
He's a Nobel laureate. Here's what the fine folks at the Nobel Foundation have to say about him.
Then check out this site. It's got other folks who feel the same way.
Check out the Faux Faulkner competition. It's hilarious.
UVA students remember Faulkner's visit to UVA.
He co-wrote the 1946 classic, The Big Sleep.
Listen to William Faulkner answering student questions about Light in August at the University of Virginia in April 1957.
Delivered in 1950, in Stockholm, Sweden.
Purchase and download the Audiobook from Random House Audio
Doesn't he look writerly?
Here is a map of Yoknapatawpha County that Faulkner drew. Click on "Light in August" on the left to see his hand-drawn map of Jefferson too.