Faulkner and the Royal Air Force Canada, 1918

@article{Zeitlin2016FaulknerAT,
  title={Faulkner and the Royal Air Force Canada, 1918},
  author={Michael P. Zeitlin},
  journal={The Faulkner Journal},
  year={2016},
  volume={30},
  pages={15 - 38}
}
  • M. Zeitlin
  • Published 1 April 2016
  • Art
  • The Faulkner Journal
E scaping the dismal scene of Estelles wedding to Cornell Franklin in Oxford, Mississippi, Faulkner went north for the first time in the spring of 1918.1 After a brief stay in New York City (Watson, Thinking of Home 45; TH hereafter), he lived with Phil Stone on the campus of Yale University and worked, from April through June, in the accounting office of New Havens Winchester Repeating Arms Company, whose “chimneys,” in the words of Joseph Blotner, “spewed smoke as the factories turned out… 
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