Keywords

Term ID Vocabulary Parent Term Description
3817 Environment Auditory Hunting horn
2045 Environment Time of Year Hunting season
3603 Environment Atmospheric Ice floes / iceberg
3962 Environment Domestic Space Immigrant neighborhood
4021 Environment Place Indian mound
2498 Environment Auditory Industry
2927 Environment Auditory Insect sounds
3683 Environment Natural Ivy
892 Environment Place Jail
1399 Environment Public Jail
2916 Environment Time of Year January
878 Environment Place Jefferson
1958 Environment Time of Year July
1690 Environment Time of Year July Fourth
1764 Environment Time of Year June
3208 Environment Time of Year Juneteenth
3816 Environment Olfactory Kerosene lantern
578 Environment Domestic Space Kitchen
2935 Environment Domestic Space Ladies parlor
1075 Environment Time of Year Laid-by season
1813 Environment Natural Landmark

This term can be used for natural phenomena used as a landmark. (Added for the Gum Tree -- capitalized in the text -- used in "Lion" and related texts like "The Bear.")

1410 Environment Place Lane
3899 Environment Place Lawns
3846 Environment Natural Leaf / leaves
2814 Environment Domestic Space Lean-to
733 Environment Place Library
789 Environment Domestic Space Library
3821 Environment Natural Lichen / fungi
728 Environment Atmospheric Light
2010 Environment Place Livery stable
2485 Environment Olfactory Locust
2548 Environment Domestic Space Loft
1181 Environment Domestic Space Log house
2760 Environment Domestic Space Log yard
2157 Environment Place Lonelier parts of town

Term for when a text makes reference to parts of town with fewer people or streets -- outskirts, edge of town, "less frequented" (as in "Miss Zilphia Gant"), and so forth. JBP

1488 Environment Domestic Space Lot
2012 Environment Place Lot
3948 Environment Time of Year Lunar month / cycle
2555 Environment Time of Day Lunch
1199 Environment Time of Year March
2050 Environment Place Mars
1976 Environment Time of Year May
723 Environment Place McCaslin-Edmonds plantation
2037 Environment Place Medical practice

Any place where "doctoring" is practiced whether that is formal, as with Peabody, or more informal. JB

589 Environment Place Memphis
3690 Environment Time of Day Midday
614 Environment Time of Day Midnight
2153 Environment Weather Mild
4147 Environment Time of Year Monday
559 Environment Time of Day Monday morning
3710 Environment Time of Year Month of brides
1427 Environment Natural Moon
2049 Environment Place Moon
3946 Environment Otherworldly Moon / Lunar
603 Environment Atmospheric Moonlit
492 Environment Time of Day Morning
3980 Environment Natural Moss
2274 Environment Place Motordrome
3540 Environment Natural Mountains
3541 Environment Natural Mud
2771 Environment Auditory Murmur
4481 Environment Auditory Music
2858 Environment Olfactory Must
334 Environment (First level term) Natural
2549 Environment Auditory Nature

The sounds of nature, generally on a quiet night. JB

1503 Environment Time of Year New Year
687 Environment Time of Day Night
917 Environment Atmospheric Night
4184 Environment Time of Day Nine o'clock p.m.
747 Environment Time of Day Noon
1608 Environment Time of Year November
2731 Environment Time of Year October
942 Environment Place Office
2949 Environment Domestic Space Office
3058 Environment Place Official office
2201 Environment Olfactory Old woman smell

For when Faulkner texts make explicit reference to the smell of elderly (old) women - "faint odor of old maidens" in "Go Down, Moses," the "rank smell of female old flesh" in "Absalom," etc. (Question: Does Faulkner ever reference the smell of old MEN?) JBP

335 Environment (First level term) Olfactory
3870 Environment Time of Day One o'clock p.m.
4007 Environment Atmospheric Oppressive
3881 Environment Natural Orchard
336 Environment (First level term) Otherworldly
1462 Environment Domestic Space Outhouse
2543 Environment Place Outlaw country

On a number of occasions, Faulkner makes reference to stretches of outlaw country. Places where illegal and illicit practices transpire, but there is no enforcement by local or federal authority. This is particular in reference to Frenchman's Bend in the Hamlet, but also Ballenbaugh's historic emergence in the Reivers. JB

3381 Environment Auditory Owls
3380 Environment Domestic Space Paddock
2561 Environment Place Paducah
1514 Environment Domestic Space Parlor
1512 Environment Domestic Space Pasture
2806 Environment Public Pasture

There is already an entry for Domestic Space -> Pasture. This refers to a pasture that is not part of a domestic space. JB

1769 Environment Place Penitentiary
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).

2932 Environment Olfactory Perfume smell
1673 Environment Public Pioneer settlement
3211 Environment Olfactory Pipe smoke
337 Environment (First level term) Place
738 Environment Place Plantation
748 Environment Domestic Space Plantation house
2306 Environment Time of Year Planting time
1290 Environment Place Playground
2016 Environment Place Pond

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