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Reading Flannery

Flannery O’Connor is an offensive writer. Readers who haven’t dipped into her stories and books sometimes don’t know where to begin with this author, who was born on this day ...
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Such a Catholic

In 1972 Flannery O’Connor was posthumously honored with the National Book Award for her Complete Stories. As her publisher, Robert Giroux, was readying himself to receive this highest of American ...