Flannery O'Connor

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Noun1.Flannery O'Connor - United States writer (1925-1964)
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Chesterton, Charles Dickens, Dorothy Sayers, Shakespeare, George Orwell, Aldous Huxley in England, Dante Alighieri in Italy, Mark Twain, Stendhal, Flannery O'Conner in America, Leo Tolstoy, Solzhenitsyn, Fyodor Dostoievski in Russia - to name just a few.
wrote about: monastic history and spirituality; liturgy; Eastern religions; selective subjects of literary interest (e.g., Pasternak, Camus, Faulkner, Flannery O'Conner); social justice issues, especially war and peace, and so on.
15, the Saturday Morning Book Group will be discussing Flannery O'Conner, starting at 10 a.m.
Particular essay topics include Flannery O'Conner, Cormac MacCarthy's The Road and "zombies of the New South," religious fall in Faulkner's The Sound and the Fury, sexuality and insanity in Tennesee Williams' Suddenly Last Summer, double murder in Toni Morrison's Beloved, and more.
Of his literary influences he names Richard Brautigan, Andrei Codrescu, and Flannery O'Conner.