William Cuthbert Faulkner

noun
United States novelist (originally Falkner) who wrote about people in the southern United States (1897-1962)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑novelist

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  • Faulkner, William Cuthbert — (1897 1962)    William Faulkner was one of the greatest southern writers of the 20th century. Born William Cuthbert Faulkner in Mississippi, he had a desultory education, worked in the family bank, and spent some time at the University of… …   Historical Dictionary of the Roosevelt–Truman Era

  • Faulkner, William (Cuthbert) — orig. William Cuthbert Falkner (25 sep. 1897, New Albany, Miss., EE.UU.–6 jul. 1962, Byhalia, Miss.). Escritor estadounidense. Desertó de la secundaria y sólo cursó la enseñanza superior durante un breve período. Pasó la mayor parte de su vida en …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Faulkner, William (Cuthbert) — orig. William Cuthbert Falkner born Sept. 25, 1897, New Albany, Miss., U.S. died July 6, 1962, Byhalia, Miss. U.S. writer. Faulkner dropped out of high school and only briefly attended college. He spent most of his life in Oxford, Miss. He is… …   Universalium

  • William Faulkner — (1954) Foto: Carl van Vechten William Cuthbert Faulkner [ˈfɔ̯ːknɛə] (* 25. September 1897 in New Albany, Mississippi, USA; † 6. Juli 1962 in …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • William Falkner — William Faulkner im Dezember 1954 Fotografie von Carl van Vechten, aus der Van Vechten Collection der Library of Congress William Cuthbert Faulkner (* 25. September 1897 in New Albany, Mississippi, USA; † …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • William — ist normannischen Ursprungs und die englische Form des männlichen Vornamens Wilhelm. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 William als Vorname 1.1 Namensträger 1.2 Künstlername 1.3 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Faulkner, William — ▪ American author Introduction in full  William Cuthbert Faulkner,  original surname  Falkner  born Sept. 25, 1897, New Albany, Miss., U.S. died July 6, 1962, Byhalia, Miss.  American novelist and short story writer who was awarded the 1949 Nobel …   Universalium

  • William Faulkner — noun United States novelist (originally Falkner) who wrote about people in the southern United States (1897 1962) • Syn: ↑Faulkner, ↑William Cuthbert Faulkner, ↑Falkner, ↑William Falkner • Instance Hypernyms: ↑novelist * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • Faulkner — noun United States novelist (originally Falkner) who wrote about people in the southern United States (1897 1962) • Syn: ↑William Faulkner, ↑William Cuthbert Faulkner, ↑Falkner, ↑William Falkner • Instance Hypernyms: ↑novelist …   Useful english dictionary

  • William Falkner — noun United States novelist (originally Falkner) who wrote about people in the southern United States (1897 1962) • Syn: ↑Faulkner, ↑William Faulkner, ↑William Cuthbert Faulkner, ↑Falkner • Instance Hypernyms: ↑novelist …   Useful english dictionary

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