112th Annual Conference - Riverside Convention Center, California
Friday, October 31 - Sunday, November 2, 2014

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Re-Fashioning the Old South: Material Culture and Deconstruction in William Faulkner

Juliana Kubicki, California State University, Los Angeles

A close textual analysis of William Faulkner's Light in August reveals that literary dress and the appearance of the three main characters serves to deconstruct and subvert the established cultural system of the Old South by blurring the lines between race and class. 

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