"Appendix, Compson", 339 (Event)

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339
Order within Page: 
1
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and who following the mother's death in 1933
Page Event Ends: 
340
Era: 
The Depression (1930-1940)
Narrative Status: 
Narrated
Date: 
Monday, January 2, 1933 to Monday, December 31, 1945
Summary: 

After his mother dies, Jason moves into an apartment in town, where on weekends he is joined by a woman whom the "town" calls "his friend from Memphis" (340). Jason compares his freedom in this life - in particular, his freedom from the family's black servants - to Abe Lincoln's "emancipation" of the slaves (340).

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Keywords: 
Cultural Issues: Slavery: Emancipation Cultural Issues: Slavery: Metaphorical Relationships: Extramarital Cultural Issues: Entertainment: Movies Themes and Motifs: Home: Relocated
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