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The Faulkner Journal:
A peer-reviewed forum for the scholarly study of William Faulkner's life
and works published by the University of Central Florida.
Founded in 1948, the Mississippi Quarterly is a refereed,
scholarly journal dedicated to the life and culture of the American
South, past and present.
Southern Literary Journal: A
peer-reviewed journal publishing scholarly articles on the literature of
the American South and reviews of critical works on southern literature
The Southern Quarterly: An
independent journal of the arts in the South published by The University
of Southern Mississippi since 1962.
Studies: Publishes essays on all aspects of modern and contemporary
fiction welcoming theoretical perspectives.
Literature: Peer-review journal published in cooperation with the
American literature section of the Modern Language Association.
Conferences and Conventions
Language Association: The MLA Annual Convention attracts over 9,000
scholars from around the country and around the world who present their
research, visit the book exhibit, and mingle with their colleagues.
Literature Association: A coalition of societies devoted to the
study of American authors, including the William Faulkner Society.
Yoknapatawpha: Annual conference of Faulkner scholars in Oxford,
Mississippi, sponsored by the University of Mississippi.
Modernist Studies Association:
The Modernist Studies Association is devoted to the study of the arts in
their social, political, cultural, and intellectual contexts from the
later nineteenth- through the mid-twentieth century.
Society for the Study of Southern
Literature: An organization dedicated to scholarship on writings and
writers of the American South, it hosts a biannual conference.
Research Centers and Information
Mississippi Writers Page: Faulkner: Brief, electronic biography of
Faulkner with links to further information.
on the Web (Oxford, Mississippi): Extensive and entertaining site
devoted to Faulkner and the history of Yoknapatawpha County.
Filmography: Information about Faulkner's screenwriting from
Internet Movie Database.
The Center for Faulkner Studies,
Southeast Missouri State University: Houses the Brodsky collection
of Faulkner manuscripts and papers.
The William Faulkner Foundation
(Rennes, France): The
Foundation ensures the promotion of American Southern Studies by
providing research on William Faulkner and access to his manuscripts and
other works on Southern contemporary authors.
Faulkner Society, Inc. (New Orleans): An organization based in the
home where Faulkner wrote his first novel that sponsors literary
festivals and readings.
Faulkner Society of Japan (English version): Homepage of the most
active group of Faulkner scholars in Asia.
William Faulkner Collections at the University of Virginia Library:
The largest collection of Faulkner's papers and original manuscripts.
The Cofield and Dain Photographic Collections, University of Mississippi:
Includes photographs of William Faulkner, his family, the town of
Oxford, Lafayette County, and photographs taken for the University of
Society for the Study of
Southern Literature Bibliography: An annotated checklist of
scholarship on writings and writers (novelists, playwrights, poets,
essayists, diarists) of the American South.
Documenting the American South:
Enormous collection of electronic texts including North American slave
narrative and southern literature to 1920.
Southern Spaces: A
peer-reviewed internet journal and scholarly forum that provides open
access to essays, gateways, timescapes, events and conferences,
interviews and performances, and annotated weblinks on real and imagined
spaces and places of the American South.
discussion network promoting the study and discussion of U.S. southern
literature by scholars, teachers, researchers, and other interested
Center for the Study of the
American South: A center at the University of North Carolina that
fosters outstanding scholarship exploring every aspect of the South's
rich though often painful past and supports the region's democratic and
Institute for Southern Studies:
Academic center at the University of South Carolina, sponsoring research
fellowships, conferences, and awards.
Center for the Study of
Southern Culture: A research institute at the University of
Mississippi that emphasizes the interdisciplinary investigation and
documentation of the South as a culturally, historically,
geographically, and demographically complex region.