Happy Birthday, William Faulkner

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William Faulkner, one of the most influential authors of the 20 th century, celebrates his 114 th birthday today. Faulkner was a Nobel Prize-winning author whose profound contributions to American literature included The Sound and the Fury , Light in August and A Fable . But he also made an impactful foray into writing screenplays, particularly when director Howard Hawks asked him to come to Hollywood in the 1940s. … Read Full Post

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Happy Birthday, William Faulkner


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