Keywords

Term ID Vocabulary Parentsort ascending Term Description
523 Actions Work Prosecuting
658 Actions Work Washing clothes
813 Actions Work Farming
885 Actions Work Blacksmith
887 Actions Work Tailor
888 Actions Work Carpenter
900 Actions Work Gardening
902 Actions Work Chopping wood
986 Actions Work Law enforcement
1134 Actions Work Lawyering

Performing any sort of work as an attorney at law. JW

1193 Actions Work Sawmilling
1241 Actions Work Quitting job
1382 Actions Work For room and board
1529 Actions Work Construction
1578 Actions Work Teaching
1648 Actions Work Getting water
1680 Actions Work Building structure
1843 Actions Work Store clerk
1844 Actions Work Restauranteer
1848 Actions Work Government
1850 Actions Work Fireman
2008 Actions Work Driving

When someone is driving people around for a living. JB

2055 Actions Work Livery stable
2056 Actions Work Banking
2061 Actions Work Mechanic
2160 Actions Work Painting
2562 Actions Work Accident
2563 Actions Work Losing job
2564 Actions Work Night watchman
2642 Actions Work Sharpening
3440 Actions Work Landscaping
3443 Actions Work Glassblowing
3486 Actions Work Sowing
3498 Actions Work Boot-black / Shoe shine
3501 Actions Work Jeweler
3581 Actions Work Maritime / Marine
3731 Actions Work Miners / mining
3797 Actions Work Milling
3831 Actions Work Horse training
3943 Actions Work Doctor / medical care
4052 Actions Work Leaving work
4162 Actions Work Barbering
4194 Actions Work Traveling salesman
4314 Actions Work Churning butter
4586 Actions Work Missing work
4605 Actions Work Dismissing from work
4621 Actions Work Waitress
4687 Actions Work To pay for education
4694 Actions Work Factory
4866 Actions Work Dismissal
5015 Actions Work Office
5096 Actions Work Performance
5125 Actions Work Photography
702 Environment Weather Rain
780 Environment Weather Cold
1784 Environment Weather Heat
1786 Environment Weather Sun
1911 Environment Weather Sunshine
2115 Environment Weather Frost
2153 Environment Weather Mild
2224 Environment Weather Warmth
2273 Environment Weather Storm
2493 Environment Weather Cloud
2747 Environment Weather Snow
3545 Environment Weather Flood
3784 Environment Weather Coolness
4163 Environment Weather Perfect Weather

Perfect, that is, for the context - which can either mean clear sunlight OR pitch darkness, frost or rain. Whenever the weather feels right. For the dawn of the hunt in "Race at Morning," it means "cold and bright" (297).

4202 Environment Weather Fog
535 Cultural Issues War Death
616 Cultural Issues War Wound
718 Cultural Issues War Defeat
735 Cultural Issues War World War II
737 Cultural Issues War Union Army
763 Cultural Issues War Surrender
772 Cultural Issues War Refuge
791 Cultural Issues War Confederate Army
796 Cultural Issues War Homefront
800 Cultural Issues War Women
894 Cultural Issues War Deployment
897 Cultural Issues War Aerial combat
935 Cultural Issues War Patriotism
963 Cultural Issues War Return
978 Cultural Issues War World War I
993 Cultural Issues War Draft
1108 Cultural Issues War Mercenary
1456 Cultural Issues War Unity

This keyword describes the way in which war calls upon disparate people to fight for the same ideal. The specific example this is based on is Southerners ultimately fighting in the United States army in later wars, but could also described the camaraderie between allied nations. Joost Burgers

1458 Cultural Issues War Pillage
1460 Cultural Issues War Strategy

Although technically strategy and tactics are two different elements of war, for the time being they have been collapsed into the same keyword unless there are really nuanced discussions of either in Faulkner. JB

1478 Cultural Issues War Deprivation

Individuals or groups who have been deprived of resources and comfort. JB

1487 Cultural Issues War Spoils
1505 Cultural Issues War Fog of War
1508 Cultural Issues War Insubordination
1711 Cultural Issues War American Revolution
1712 Cultural Issues War War of 1812
1808 Cultural Issues War Scorched-earth policy

This refers specifically to the events describing the destruction of Southern plantations, cities, railroads, etc., by Union forces during the Civil War. Frequently the narratives associate these actions directly with "Sherman," a hated name in Faulkner's South.

1962 Cultural Issues War Capture
2101 Cultural Issues War Civil War
2133 Cultural Issues War Displacement
2134 Cultural Issues War Demotion
2142 Cultural Issues War Spanish American War

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