The short story “Barn Burning” by William Faulkner was first published in Harper’s magazine in 1939. It deals with the inner conflict of ten-year old Sarty Snopes as he tries to choose between family loyalty and truth and justice. The story subtly highlights to choices one must make in order to become more mature and responsible.
Call Numbers for Browsing the Shelves
Bloom, Hard (Ed.). William Faulkner. 2000.
Call number: PS3511.A86 Z985685 2000
Bloom, Harold (Ed.). William Faulkner. 1986.
Call Number: PS3511 .A86 Z985685 1986
Bloom, Harold (Ed.). William Faulkner: Comprehensive Research and Study Guide. 1999.
Call Number: PS3511 .A86 Z985685 1999
Carothers, James B. William Faulkner’s Short Stories. 1985.
Call Number: PS3511 .A86 Z7543 1985
Collected Stories of William Faulkner. 1995.
Call Number: PS3511 .A86 A15 1995
Ferguson, James. Faulkner’s Short Fiction. 1991.
Call Number: PS3511 .A86 Z78323 1991
Phillips, Gene D. Fiction, Film and Faulkner. 1988.
Call Number: PS3511 .A86 Z94618 1988
Polk, Noel. Children of the Dark House. 1998.
Call Number: PS3511 .A86 Z94635 1998
Skei, Hans H. Reading Faulkner’s Best Short Stories. 1999.
Call Number: PS3511 .A86 Z9689 1999
Skei, Hans H. William Faulkner, the Novelist as Short Story Writer: A Study of William Faulkner’s Short Fiction. 1985.
Call Number: PS3511 .A86 Z9693 1985
Stelmach, Kathryn. (Ed). William Faulkner. 2013
Call Number: PS3511.A86 Z9856857 2013
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