The Nobel Prize in Literature 1949: William Faulkner


Subject:
Literary Movements and Periods , Notable People: Arts & Humanities , 20th Century , Authors

Description:
Profile of novelist and poet William Faulkner, winner of the 1949 Nobel Prize in Literature "for his powerful and artistically unique contribution to the modern American novel." Features a biography, bibliography (listing titles such as "The Sound and the Fury," "As I Lay Dying," and "Light in August"), Nobel presentation speech and banquet speech, video of the awards ceremony, and related links. From the Nobel Foundation.

Publisher:
The Nobel Foundation

Language:
English

Source:
http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/literature/laureates/1949/


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