Barn Burning

Barn Burning
Language: 
ISBN10: 
0895986825
ISBN13: 
9780895986825
Pages: 
47
Published: 
January 1st 2007 by Perfection Learning
Rating: 
3.7

"Barn Burning" is a short story by the American author William Faulkner which first appeared in Harper's in 1939 and has since been widely anthologized. The story deals with class conflicts, the influence of fathers, and vengeance as viewed through the third-person perspective of a young, impressionable child. It is a prequel to The Hamlet, The Town, and The Mansion, the three novels make up the Snopes trilogy.

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