Given what Faulkner implies about UVA with the character of Gavin Stevens in Sanctuary, I thought you might like to hear his answers to these questions about the University, about Virginia, and about the idea of education in general. And the last question is for those of you who are about to graduate — though I'm not promising his advice will help.
Q: Have you enjoyed your stay here at the University? . . . We were interested in your comment of—of coming to Virginia because you liked snobs, I wonder if you might —
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Q: How have you enjoyed your stay here in Virginia, and how do the people in this area compare to those in Yoknapatawpha county?
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Q: Since this is your first stay at a university, can you comment on the apparent conflict between the creative writer and the schoolman?
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Q: [This question is inaudible, but obviously asks him to comment, as someone who dropped out of school so young, about the value of a formal education.]
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Q: Do you have any advice for young men about to graduate?
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