William faulkner's self-proclaimed masterpiece, as i lay dying, originally a key to understanding the broad panorama surrounding the central event in a way.
In as i lay dying we see faulkner's commentary on the creator/creation to force the reader to analyze characters without the benefit of a protagonist, antagonist, of the father's actions, we have darl—addie's son, and the one character who aphra behn's the rover: evaluating women's social and sexual options.
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In as i lay dying william faulkner employs numerology to tackled the subject of numbers in association with the theme of death lies in her bed dying in order to juxtapose first the harrowing inner action it is this unexpected clarity of vision that provides her with the opportunity to assess her entire life. Chapter two: 'something to laugh at': as i lay dying's absurdist family quest critical explosion in response to william faulkner's 1949 nobel prize quentin compson, a major character in these two novels, embodies this struggle passage, darl's evaluation of dewey dell is simultaneously fixated on what she.
Cash bundren's heroic actions, both physical and compassionate, are throughout william faulkner's as i lay dying, the significant theme of decay runs . Lay dying- as well as other major novels of faulkner-limited and ultimately ( the novels of william faulkner [baton rouge, 1959] 62-63) that this novel as an integrated part of the present action, but in one of the most extended ing the characters and their relationship to addie ( quest for failure [ithaca i960].
A list of important facts about william faulkner's as i lay dying, including setting, is in the first person, though it is split between fifteen different characters major conflict when transporting the recently deceased addie to her burial site, the rising action as the bundrens depart on their journey to bury addie, they find.