Light in August Summary
William Faulkner

Everything you need to understand or teach Light in August by William Faulkner.

  • Light in August Summary & Study Guide
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  • 2 Literature Criticisms
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  • 30 Light in August Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
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Light in August Overview

Light in August summary: Light in August is the story of several characters who move through their lives, affecting the lives of others, enduring hardships, overcoming obstacles, and sometimes succumbing to the hardships they face. From Joe Christmas, who spends his life fighting because of his parentage, to Lena Grove, who calmly accepts her life, a series of chance encounters ties each of them to the others.

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