Dark Houses: Navigating Space and Negotiating Silence in the Novels of Faulkner, Warren and Morrison

Dark Houses: Navigating Space and Negotiating Silence in the Novels of Faulkner, Warren and Morrison

Date: December 2000
Creator: Berger, Aimee E.
Description: Poe's "The Fall of the House of Usher," as early as 1839, reveals an uneasiness about the space of the house. Most literary scholars accept that this anxiety exists and causes some tension, since it seems antithetical to another dominant motif, that of the power of place and the home as sanctuary. My critical persona, like Poe's narrator in "The House of Usher," looks into a dark, silent tarn and shudders to see in it not only the reflection of the House of Usher, but perhaps the whole of what is "Southern" in Southern Literature. Many characters who inhabit the worlds of Southern stories also inhabit houses that, like the House of Usher, are built on the faulty foundation of an ideological system that divides the world into inside(r)/outside(r) and along numerous other binary lines. The task of constructing the self in spaces that house such ideologies poses a challenge to the characters in the works under consideration in this study, and their success in doing so is dependant on their ability to speak authentically in the language of silence and to dwell instead of to just inhabit interior spaces. In my reading of Faulkner and Warren, this ideology of ...
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Report on the Agricultural Experiment Stations, 1951

Report on the Agricultural Experiment Stations, 1951

Date: January 1952
Creator: U.S. Department of Agriculture. Agricultural Research Administration. Office of Experiment Stations.
Description: Volume provides a summary of the progress of each agricultural experiment station. Also includes statistics, discussions of foreign investigations, and selected studies. Subject index starts on page 165.
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Report on the Agricultural Experiment Stations, 1944

Report on the Agricultural Experiment Stations, 1944

Date: January 1945
Creator: U.S. Department of Agriculture. Agricultural Research Administration. Office of Experiment Stations.
Description: Volume provides a summary of the progress of each agricultural experiment station. Also includes statistics, discussions of foreign investigations, and selected studies.
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Report on the Agricultural Experiment Stations, 1952

Report on the Agricultural Experiment Stations, 1952

Date: January 1953
Creator: U.S. Department of Agriculture. Agricultural Research Administration. Office of Experiment Stations.
Description: Volume provides a summary of the progress of each agricultural experiment station. Also includes statistics, discussions of foreign investigations, and selected studies. Subject index starts on page 145.
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Report on the Agricultural Experiment Stations, 1953

Report on the Agricultural Experiment Stations, 1953

Date: 1953
Creator: U.S. Department of Agriculture. Agricultural Research Administration. Office of Experiment Stations.
Description: Volume provides a summary of the progress of each agricultural experiment station. Also includes statistics, discussions of foreign investigations, and selected studies. Subject index starts on page 173.
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Report on the Agricultural Experiment Stations, 1948

Report on the Agricultural Experiment Stations, 1948

Date: January 1949
Creator: U.S. Department of Agriculture. Agricultural Research Administration. Office of Experiment Stations.
Description: Volume provides a summary of the progress of each agricultural experiment station. Also includes statistics, discussions of foreign investigations, and selected studies. Subject index starts on page 153.
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Report on the Agricultural Experiment Stations, 1946

Report on the Agricultural Experiment Stations, 1946

Date: March 1947
Creator: U.S. Department of Agriculture. Agricultural Research Administration. Office of Experiment Stations.
Description: Volume provides a summary of the progress of each agricultural experiment station. Also includes statistics, discussions of foreign investigations, and selected studies.
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Report on the Agricultural Experiment Stations, 1945

Report on the Agricultural Experiment Stations, 1945

Date: January 1946
Creator: U.S. Department of Agriculture. Agricultural Research Administration. Office of Experiment Stations.
Description: Volume provides a summary of the progress of each agricultural experiment station. Also includes statistics, discussions of foreign investigations, and selected studies.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Report on the Agricultural Experiment Stations, 1943

Report on the Agricultural Experiment Stations, 1943

Date: February 1944
Creator: U.S. Department of Agriculture. Agricultural Research Administration. Office of Experiment Stations.
Description: Volume provides a summary of the progress of each agricultural experiment station. Also includes statistics, discussions of foreign investigations, and selected studies.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Report on the Agricultural Experiment Stations, 1949

Report on the Agricultural Experiment Stations, 1949

Date: January 1950
Creator: U.S. Department of Agriculture. Agricultural Research Administration. Office of Experiment Stations.
Description: Volume provides a summary of the progress of each agricultural experiment station. Also includes statistics, discussions of foreign investigations, and selected studies. Subject index starts on page 153.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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