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Light in August | Study Guide

William Faulkner

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Light in August | Character Map

Joe Christmas Rejected wanderer; has a troubled past Byron Bunch Mill worker; choir director Joe Brown Immoral, drunk gambler Fellow bootleggers Friends Coworkers Coworkers Loves Lover and murderer Father of her child Lena Grove Pregnant young woman; searches for her unborn child's father Joanna Burden Abolitionist spinster Reverend Gail Hightower Defrocked minister
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