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Light in August / William Faulkner.

By: Faulkner, William, 1897-1962.
Contributor(s): Patton, Will [nrt].
Material type: materialTypeLabelSoundSeries: Brilliance Audio on compact disc: Publisher: Grand Haven, Michigan : Brilliance Audio, 2010, �2011Edition: Unabridged.Description: 13 sound discs (15 hr., 39 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.Content type: spoken word Media type: audio Carrier type: audio discISBN: 9781455813049 (library ed.); 1455813044 (library ed.); 9781455813032; 1455813036.Subject(s): Racially mixed people -- Fiction | Pregnant women -- Fiction | Drifters -- Fiction | Mississippi -- Fiction | Racism -- Fiction | Southern States -- Social life and customs -- Fiction | Drifters | Manners and customs | Pregnant women | Racially mixed people | Racism | Mississippi | Southern StatesGenre/Form: Audiobooks. | Allegories. | Audiobooks. | Fiction.DDC classification: 813/.52 Read by Will Patton.Summary: Joe Christmas does not know whether he is black or white. Faulkner makes of Joe's tragedy a powerful indictment of racism; at the same time Joe's life is a study of the divided self and becomes a symbol of 20th century man. Light in August is the story of Lena Grove's search for the father of her unborn child, and features one of Faulkner's most memorable characters: Joe Christmas, a desperate drifter consumed by his mixed ancestry.
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Read by Will Patton.

Compact discs.

Duration: 15:39:00.

Joe Christmas does not know whether he is black or white. Faulkner makes of Joe's tragedy a powerful indictment of racism; at the same time Joe's life is a study of the divided self and becomes a symbol of 20th century man. Light in August is the story of Lena Grove's search for the father of her unborn child, and features one of Faulkner's most memorable characters: Joe Christmas, a desperate drifter consumed by his mixed ancestry.

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Light in August / by Faulkner, William, ©2010
Light in August by Faulkner, William, ©2005

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