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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 byPolitics
3. Characters are distinguished from one another by how they perceiveFreedom
4. The town could be described as judgmental. Which theme is this?Society and Class
5. McEachern's strict Calvinistic beliefs leave no room forFun

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