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American Literature (2008) 80 (3): 621–624.
Published: 01 September 2008
... and Beloveds: Sexual Otherness in Southern Fiction, 1936–1961. By Gary Richards. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univ. Press. 2005. 256 pp. $44.95. Desire, Violence, and Divinity in Modern Southern Fiction: Katherine Anne Porter, Flannery O’Connor, Cormac McCarthy, Walker Percy. By Gary M...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (1): 193–196.
Published: 01 March 2003
..., 210 pp. $45.00. Revising Flannery O’Connor: Southern Literary Culture and the Problem of Female Authorship. By Katherine Hemple Prown. Charlottesville: Univ. Press of Virginia. 2001. iii, 201 pp. $35.00...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (1): 209–210.
Published: 01 March 2000
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American Literature (2001) 73 (1): 211–212.
Published: 01 March 2001
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American Literature (2001) 73 (4): 877–878.
Published: 01 December 2001
... and Florida’s fall 2000 voter ‘‘irregularities’’ can, however uneasily, codirect today’s political and cultural front. Marilyn Mehaffy, Chevy Chase, Maryland Flannery O’Connor: The Obedient Imagination. By Sarah Gordon. Athens: Univ. of Georgia Press. 2000. xviii, 270 pp. $29.95. In Flannery...
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American Literature (2009) 81 (2): 305–331.
Published: 01 June 2009
...David H. Evans Grotesque or damaged bodies play a central role in a number of Flannery O'Connor's most powerful stories. One route for interpreting their significance is to approach them by way of a rare psychological condition that has been named apotemnophilia. Apotemnophiliacs experience an...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (4): 825–830.
Published: 01 December 2020
... substantial role the board had in “promoting liberal democracy.” Radical Ambivalence: Race in Flannery O’Connor . By Angela Alaimo O’Donnell. New York: Fordham Univ. Press. 2020. ix, 160 pp. Cloth, $105.00; paper, $30.00; e-book, $29.99. Uncovering the “radical ambivalence” behind Flannery...
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American Literature (2019) 91 (2): 438–446.
Published: 01 June 2019
... oeuvre refuses straightforward connections between biography and literature. Curnutt makes the case that Faulkner’s readers should focus less on discovering “the man behind the myth” and more on learning how the man created the myth. Flannery O’Connor and Robert Giroux: A Publishing Partnership...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (1): 196–198.
Published: 01 March 2003
... to recuperate O’Connor into a feminist literary tradition; instead, she makes clear that O’Connor’s female voice refuses suppression and enters the text, if only to express ‘‘a certain amount of self-hatred’’ (161). Prown’s book bears...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (3): 639–644.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Fitzgerald’s work. In addition, one chapter is concerned with the influence of filmic sound techniques on his fiction. The Body in Flannery O’Connor’s Fiction: Computational Technique and Linguistic Voice. By Donald E. Hardy. Columbia: Univ. of South Carolina Press. 2007. x, 187 pp. $39.95...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (3): 497–524.
Published: 01 September 2001
... publication allowed for outspoken criticism of Whitman’s antagonist Thomas Wentworth Higginson, a longtime acquaintance of Kennedy himself.2 Surprisingly, the restric- tion also emboldened Kennedy to attack Whitman’s ‘‘dearest friends’’ —William Douglas O’Connor and Horace Traubel—as actually the poet’s...
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American Literature (2017) 89 (4): 908–916.
Published: 01 December 2017
...; understanding and misunderstanding; and the known and unknown. Machova ultimately argues that Bishop’s relationship to translation should be regarded as central, not marginal, to understanding her oeuvre. Creating Flannery O’Connor: Her Critics, Her Publishers, Her Readers . By Daniel Moran. Athens: Univ...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (1): 191–193.
Published: 01 March 2003
..., 210 pp. $45.00. Revising Flannery O’Connor: Southern Literary Culture and the Problem of Female Authorship. By Katherine Hemple Prown. Charlottesville: Univ. Press of Virginia. 2001. iii, 201 pp. $35.00...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (1): 159–161.
Published: 01 March 2020
...-first century—including work by Charles Brockden Brown, Harriet Jacobs, Willa Cather, Flannery O’Connor, and Don DeLillo—Voelz emphasizes the differing literary and aesthetic strategies the works he investigates deploy to recuperate the pleasures, ambiguities, and multiple uses of security and...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (2): 412–415.
Published: 01 June 2020
... gradualist critics of integration desired. In analyzing invisible but profound reverberations found in selections like William Faulkner’s The Town (1957), Flannery O’Connor’s “A Good Man Is Hard to Find” (1955), and William Styron’s Set This House on Fire (1960), Dore reveals spaces between the textual...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (3): 611–613.
Published: 01 September 2015
... neglected by current scholarship, of this austere philosophy on American fiction written by Flannery O’Connor, John Barth, Saul Bellow, and Thomas Pynchon on the threshold of postmod- ernism, LeMahieu carefully builds his case by scouring letters, notes, and dis...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (2): 431–440.
Published: 01 June 2008
..., Ernest Hemingway, Flannery O’Connor, and Raymond Carver) whose link is their deviation from a conventional story arc. Building on V. S. Pritchett’s insight that the short story is “something glimpsed from the cor- ner of the eye, in passing,” these essays explore the methods used by these authors...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (2): 430–431.
Published: 01 June 2001
... issues have been continuous concerns in twentieth-century Southern literature, linking such disparate writers as Madison Jones and Flan- nery O’Connor, Ralph Ellison and Katherine Anne Porter, Josephine Hum...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (2): 431–432.
Published: 01 June 2001
... issues have been continuous concerns in twentieth-century Southern literature, linking such disparate writers as Madison Jones and Flan- nery O’Connor, Ralph Ellison and Katherine Anne Porter, Josephine Hum...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (2): 433–434.
Published: 01 June 2001
... fictions, some stand out: the pre-Famine John McDermott Moore, the hapless clerk Charles James Can- non,theprolificMaryAnneSadlier,thefierypriestHughQuigley,FinlyPeter Dunne, the postwar novelist Edwin O’Connor...