The Biblical World in The Sound and the Fury (Location)

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The Biblical World
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OutOfYoknapatawpha
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In the African American church on Easter Sunday, the Reverend Shegog transports the congregation back to the world described in the Bible: Egypt, where the Israelites were held as slaves; Bethlehem, where the Roman soldiers came to kill Mary's infant; Jerusalem, with the hill at Calvary and "de sacred trees" (the three crosses, 296) and the tomb that was the site of "de resurrection" (297).

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