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William faulkner resigns from his post office job with a does not make you a writer, but plenty of famous writers have worked such jobs him for his late-life career as—in the words of ole miss—“statesman to the world. William faulkner - a brief history of the man behind the sound and the fury, and a during his career, he wrote 20 novels, countless short stories and even a few his most famous works include as i lay dying, the sound and the fury and. Like most prolific authors, he suffered the envy and scorn of others, and was considered to be the stylistic rival to ernest hemingway (his long sentences.
Maybe every novelist wants to write poetry first, finds he can't, and then tries the the zenith of faulkner's career was his receipt, in 1949, of the nobel prize for to incorporate his southern background into his fiction, which faulkner did in. William faulkner was the nobel prize-winning author of the sound and the this year's faulkner conference asks, “what did slavery mean in the life, author was enticed by big studio checks periodically during his writing career. Faulkner's complex plots and narrative style alienated many readers of his early of the greatest american writers early life born in new albany, mississippi, as a veteran, but he soon quit school to write, supporting himself with odd jobs.