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Light in August

Light in August


by William Faulkner

Light in August: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. What legacy is central to this story? -> Slavery
2. Several characters are haunted by -> Politics
3. Characters are distinguished from one another by how they perceive -> Freedom
4. The town could be described as judgmental. Which theme is this? -> Society and Class
5. McEachern's strict Calvinistic beliefs leave no room for -> Fun