Critic's response to William Faulkner's literary canon
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...Snopes Trilogy that establishes the effect of the Snopes Trilogy on Yoknapatawpha County (Educational Broadcasting Corporation 1). These works faced numerous criticisms. Indeed, upon his death, the New York Times asserted, "Mr. Faulkners writings showed an obsession with murder, rape, incest, suicide, greed, and general depravity that did not exist anywhere but in the authors mind" (Bucaria 1). The assertion by the New York Times relates to the general criticism of Faulkners works by other... Critics Response to William Faulkners Literary Canon Born on Sept. 25, 1897, in New Albany, Mississippi, William Faulkner is arenowned author in American literature (Educational Broadcasting Corporation 1). William ...