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Minnie Cooper and John McClendon in Faulkner's "Dry September"

Last Thursday, I wrote about the “blank spaces” in William Faulkner’s “Dry September” and some works by Ernest J. Gaines. Today, I want to look at a couple of scenes in Faulkner’s story and discuss the ways that Faulkner delves into the psychological effects of lynchings and racial violence on the perpetrators themselves. 962 more words

American Literature

Male Nude,Nm 217, 1988 Mixed Media by Paul Cadmus

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Cadmus,Paul. MALE NUDE,NM 217. Drawing,1988. Silverpoint and gesso or white water-color on hand-toned blue paper. Signed and inscribed “NM217” 11 x 7 3/4 inches. 59 more words

Collectible Arts

December 17 in history

497 BC – The first Saturnalia festival was celebrated in ancient Rome.

546 – Siege of Rome: The Ostrogoths under king Totila plundered the city, by bribing the Byzantine garrison. 519 more words

History