Year: 1982 Source: Southern Literary Journal, v.15, (1982), p.55-60 SIEC No: 19850529

This article is concerned with William Faulkner’s novel, SARTORIS. The central issue, discussed by the author, is whether or not Baynard, the central character, was intent upon killing himself in his risky pursuits or merely enjoyed the thrill of risk taking. (NBB)