Posts Tagged ‘Flannery O’Connor’

Finding Flannery

Flannery O’Connor famously claimed that “there won’t be any biographies of me because, for only one reason, lives spent between the house and the chicken yard do not make exciting copy.” Happily, Brad Gooch has begged to differ.
January 28th, 2010 | Art & Literature, Book Reviews | Read More

Useful Revulsion

Flannery O’Connor’s short stories are not for the faint of heart. I’ve only read two or three of them. They were short, but jam-packed with lots to think about. Months later, I’m still digesting. She somehow manages to create a world that is both fully revolting and fascinating...
March 25th, 2009 | Art & Literature, Book Reviews | Read More