Definition of Faulkner, William in English:

Faulkner, William

proper noun

  • (1897–1962), American novelist. His works deal with the history and legends of the American South and have a strong sense of a society in decline. Notable works: "The Sound and the Fury" (1929), "As I Lay Dying" (1930), and "Absalom! Absalom!" (1936). Nobel Prize for Literature (1949).

Pronunciation

Faulkner, William

/ˈfɔːknə/