The Wild Palms

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DigiCat, 1 d’ag. 2022 - 222 pÓgines
DigiCat Publishing presents to you this special edition of "The Wild Palms" by William Faulkner. DigiCat Publishing considers every written word to be a legacy of humankind. Every DigiCat book has been carefully reproduced for republishing in a new modern format. The books are available in print, as well as ebooks. DigiCat hopes you will treat this work with the acknowledgment and passion it deserves as a classic of world literature.

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William Faulkner (1897–1962) was a pivotal figure in American literature, known for his complex prose style and deep explorations of the human condition. Faulkner was born in New Albany, Mississippi, and lived most of his life in the South, which became the setting for many of his works. He attended the University of Mississippi but never graduated. Faulkner's writing is characterized by its intricate narrative structures and an innovative use of stream of consciousness. He is also noted for creating the fictional Yoknapatawpha County, which serves as the backdrop for much of his fiction. Faulkner was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1949, and his accolades include two Pulitzer Prizes and two National Book Awards. 'The Wild Palms' (1939), alternatively known as 'If I Forget Thee, Jerusalem,' is a novel that interweaves two distinct storylines, showcasing Faulkner's unique narrative style. It is a testament to his skill in juxtaposing divergent plots and themes to create a cohesive work that examines universal human struggles. Faulkner's literary contributions have established him as a giant in American literature, and his works remain widely studied for their aesthetic innovation and profound insight into the human psyche.

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