Understanding Flannery O' Connor
Whitt discusses the components that drive the writer's work—her southernness and her Roman Catholicism—and contends that the blend of these two enabled O'Connor to deliver orthodox Christian themes through the code of southern etiquette.
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"The most immediately appealing quality of Margaret Earley Whitt's Understanding Flannery O'Connor is, surely, its inclusiveness."—Studies in Short Fiction
"In Understanding Flanner O'Connor, Whitt performs a textual vivisection to satisfy even the most methodic reader."—American Studies
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