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William Faulkner

William Faulkner was born September 25, 1897 in Albany, Miss. A high school and college dropout, Faulkner brought the South to life through fictitious Yoknapatawpha County.

By 1944, he had published 17 books, but all were out of print. His work eventually found success in Europe, especially in France. This international success lead to Faulkner's Nobel Peace Prize in 1949.

  • The William Faulkner Society
    This site is dedicated to promoting research, scholarship, and criticism of William Faulkner and his works. Visitors will find special announcements, discussions, related sites and information on becoming a member of the William Faulkner society.

  • Yoknapatawpha County: William Faulkner on the Web
    Find plot summaries, commentaries and other links on all of Faulkner's short stories and novels. The site also provides biographies, memoirs and essays on his life.




  • Faulkner's Nobel Peace Prize Acceptance Speech
    Faulkner generally avoided speeches and downplayed his talent. "I'm just a farmer who likes to tell stories," he once said. Find out what Faulkner said in his Nobel Peace Prize acceptance speech.

   --- Kristy Calabria

 
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