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Resource Guide:
William Faulkner

Selected Call Numbers

Call numbers are the shelving locations for each item. Browsing in the following areas of the library will help you find materials for your topic.

Topic Call Number
William FaulknerPS 3511
Individual authors 1900-1960PS 3500-3549
American Literature 20th centuryPS 221-228
Prose fictionPS 370-380
Collections of American Literature SouthPS 551-559

Selected Subject Headings

Subject headings are selected terms to represent a topic. Searching subject headings in the library catalog will bring the most complete list of results. Below are some example subject headings. More subject headings can be located in the red books at the reference desk.

  • Faulkner, William, 1897-1962
  • Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 Correspondence
  • Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 - Political and social views
  • Nobel Prize winners - fiction
  • Trueblood, Ernest, V.
  • Faulkner, William, 1897-1962--Criticism and interpretation
  • Yoknapatawpha County (Imaginary place)
  • Modernism (Literature)--20th century--History and criticism
  • Stream of consciousness fiction

Selected Materials at the Von Canon Library

Below are some selected materials in the library with their shelving locations. Browsing in the listed areas of the library will help you find more materials for your topic.

Title Call Number
Becoming Faulkner : the art and life of William FaulknerPS 3511 .A86 Z98548 2009
A reader's guide to William Faulkner : the short storiesPS 3511 .A86 Z9835
William Faulkner : six decades of criticismPS 3511 .A86 Z9856955
Faulkner's questioning narratives : fiction of his major phase, 1929-42PS 3511 .M668 F273 2001
My brother BillPS 3511 .A86 Z783
American gothic new interventions in a national narrativee-Book
William Faulkner and southern historyPS 3511 .A86 Z98574
Faulkner and womenPS 3511 .A86 Z783
The triumph of the novel : Dickens, Dostoevsky, FaulknerPN 3491 .G8
Faulkner's heroic design : the Yoknapatawpha novelsPS 3511 .A86 Z877
Faulkner at Fifty : Tutors and TyroseBook
Faulkner and Love : The Women Who Shaped His ArteBook
Faulkner's Imperialism : Space, Place, and the Materiality of MytheBook
William Faulkner : An Economy of Complex WordseBook
Faulkner at 100 : Retrospect and ProspecteBook
William Faulkner : The Making of a ModernisteBook
Vision's Immanence: Faulkner, Film, and the Popular Imagination

Selected Research Databases

Selected Journals and Magazines

The following journals supply articles to the library’s databases. YOu can see if a specific journal supplies articles to our databases by searching the journal title on the library journal page.

  • Faulkner Journal
  • Faulkner Newletter and Yoknapatawpha Review
  • Southern Literary Journal
  • Southern Quarterly
  • South Atlantic Bulletin
  • South Atlantic Quarterly
  • Mississippi Quarterly
  • American Literature
  • Modern Fiction Studies

Selected Websites and Digital Archives

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