William Faulkner Overview

William Faulkner
Date of Birth
Sep 25, 1897
Birth Place:
New Albany, MS

Biography

Distinguished American author William Faulkner has written numerous classic novels and has won both the Pulitzer and Nobel Prizes. Many of his works have been adapted into films including Sound and the Fury (1959) and The Reivers (1969). Though others adapted his work, Faulkner refused to adapt it himself. He did however work on the screenplays of others and frequently worked in conjunction with...