“Barn Burning” was initially published in the June, 1939 concern of Harper’s Magazine. It is a prequel to the “Snopes” trilogy, made up of the books The Hamlet (1940 ), The Town (1957 ), and The Mansion (1959 ). In 1980, “Barn Burning” was made into a brief film, directed by Peter Werner and starring Tommy Lee Jones as Ab Snopes, and Shawn Whittington as Sartoris Snopes.
“Two Soldiers” was first released on March 28, 1942 in Saturday Evening Post. Faulkner wrote it in the months following the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. A 2003 short-film adjustment written and directed by Aaron Schneider won an Academy Award for Best Brief Film (Live Action).
“A Rose for Emily” was very first published on April 30, 1930, in Forum; it was Faulkner’s very first story to be published in a National magazine. It was made into a movie in 1983, directed and produced by Lyndon Chubbuck.
“Dry September” was originally released in January, 1931, in Scribner’s Magazine. One of the main characters, the barber Hawkshaw, appears once again in Faulkner’s May, 1931 narrative “Hair.”
“That Night Sun” was very first published in March, 1931 in American Mercury as “That Evening Sun Go Down.” This story includes the Compson family of The Sound and the Fury and Absalom! Absalom!.
“Red Leaves” was very first published in the Saturday Night Post on October 25, 1930. The story is said to be heavily affected by Ernest Hemingway’s 1932 non-fiction book about bull-fighting, Death in the Afternoon.
“Lo!” was very first published in Story in 1934. It was included in The Best Brief Stories of 1935 and Yearbook of the American Narrative. It was influenced by actual visits of Chocktaw chiefs Pushmataha and Greenwood Leflore to presidents James Monroe and Andrew Jackson, respectively. The title might be originated from the phrase, “Lo the poor Indian!” from Alexander Pope’s Essay on Man.
“Turnabout” was released in Saturday Night Post on March 5, 1932 as “Turn About.” The story was the motivation for Howard Hawks’ 1933 movie Today We Live.
“Honor” was first released in 1930 in American Mercury. Dollar Monaghan, the storyteller, also appeared in the narrative “Advertisement Astra.”
“There Was a Queen” was published in January, 1933 in Scribner’s Magazine. It features the Sartoris household of the novels Sartoris and The Unvanquished.
“Mountain Victory” was very first released in 1932 in Saturday Evening Post as “A Mountain Victory.” It was retitled for its publication in Medical professional Martino and Other Stories.
“Beyond” was first released in September, 1933 in Harper’s. It was turned down twice in 1930, when Faulkner initially flowed it.
“Race at Early morning” was very first published in March, 1955 in Saturday Night Post. It was then consisted of in Big Woods, a collection of Faulkner’s searching stories released the following October.