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flannery o connor and two of her many peacocks

Flannery O'Connor with her two pet peacocks.

SoundCloud Mobile - Flannery O'Connor reading from A Good Man is hard to Find", 1959 via

The great southern US short story writer Flannery O'Connor (March 1925 – August Author of such haunting stories as "A Good Man is Hard to Find".

Flannery O'Connor described herself as a "pigeon-toed child with a receding chin and a you-leave-me-alone-or-I'll-bite-you complex. She is known for developing the "grotesque" in Southern Gothic fiction. "Her texts usually take place in the South and revolve around morally flawed characters, while the issue of race often appears in the background." (wiki)

NOM DE PLUMAGE: Flannery O'Connor with one of her trademark peacocks. "The Habit of being," photo by Joe McTyre. Date Created/Published: [taken printed ca.

Flannery O'Connor's Andalusia...Mary Flannery O'Connor was an American writer and essayist. An important voice in American literature, O'Connor wrote two novels and 32 short stories, as well as a number of reviews and commentaries

Famous Georgia authors and their homes: Alice Walker, Flannery O'Connor and Joel Chandler Harris via Z Pierce South Magazine

Flannery O'Connor

“All human nature vigorously resists grace because grace changes us and the change is painful.” ~ Flannery O'Connor, "The Habit of Being"

These Two Express the Universal Feeling of Heart-Brokenness Over School Closing | Flannery O’Connor’s Cartoons | Brain Pickings

Flannery O’Connor’s Little-Known Cartoons

El humor gráfico de Flannery O’Connor

O’Connor’s underappreciated story “The Displaced Person” is a valuable read given the country’s increasing xenophobia.

The Displaced Person

No modern American writer has had so lively a posthumous life as Flannery O’Connor. Paul Elie on A Prayer Journal and Flannery O Connor s impact on writing.

The Fascinating Self-Portraits of 20 Famous Authors - of course Flannery O'Connor's selfie has an attendant fair fowl (1953)!

The Fascinating Self-Portraits of 20 Famous Authors

Self-Portrait: Flannery O’Connor, with attendant fair fowl (of course), 1953

Flannery O’Connor’s First Communion, age 7 (already a quick and serious brain in that little head)

Flannery O’Connor: Andalusia in Milledgeville - ASC Web Site

Flannery O'Connor - famous American novelist, short-story writer and essayist.

Flannery O’Connor reading her short story “A Good Man Is Hard To Find” My all-time favorite author, Flannery O’Connor, reads here one of my all-time favorite stories, A Good…

Flannery O'Connor's Andulasia - Augusta Magazine - April 2015 - Augusta, GA

Flannery O'Connor's Andulasia - Augusta Magazine - April 2015 - Augusta, GA

Business as Usual | Flannery O’Connor’s Cartoons | Brain Pickings

Flannery O’Connor’s Little-Known Cartoons

Flannery O’Connor’s Cartoons

~ Flannery O'Connor.... amazingly honest - probably the most crucial element of all for a great artist

anniversary of the death of Flannery O'Connor, August 2014 -- May her soul and all the souls of the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace.

Witty, obsessed and almost inhumanly brave, Flannery O’Connor was peculiar, her work even more so. But Brad Gooch’s biography strives to make it all quite normal — under the circumstances, of course.

Book Review

Famous author, Flannery O'Connor is from central Georgia. Her home in Milledgeville, called Andalusia, is now a museum.

The Violent Bear it Away, Flannery O'Connor

Flannery O'Connor The Violent Bear It Away

10 Best Southern Gothic Books

Flannery O’Connor, Wise Blood-Death of Mr.