Flannery O'Connor Review

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Inside Volume 16 (August 2018)

Special Feature:
Bombs, Satellites, Excavators, and Tractors: Exploring the Technological Relics of the New South in O'Connor's Fiction
Doug Davis, Guest Editor

Doug Davis

Virginia Grant
Fellow Travelers: Flannery OConnor and Science in Cold War America

George Piggford, C.S.C.
Flannery OConnor's Excavator and Dante's Lucifer in "A View of the Woods"

James S. Owens
Allis-Chalmers, 1953: A Photo-Essay


Robert Donahoo
Making Moonshine: Flannery O'Connor's Use of Regional Culture in The Violent Bear it Away

Peggy Shumaker
On Taking Our Time with Flannery OConnor

Nancy J. Lang
Illustrations for The Wit and Wisdom of Flannery O’Connor

Carole K. Harris
"The Pleasant Lady" in Flannery O'Connor’s "Revelation": Maryat Lee Talks Back

J. Ramsey Michaels
The Same Kind of Horns?: Flannery O'Connor and J. F. Powers

Carolyn Michaels Kerr
Survival of a Favorite

Josephine Keese King
O'Connor's Used Vehicles: Cartoons

Angela Alaimo O’Donnell
Three Sonnets from Andalusian Hours

Margaret Earley Whitt
Forum: Sloppiness in Scholarship Is Odd": Beware Attributions to O'Connor

Alison Staudinger
Review of A Political Companion to Flannery O'Connor

Carol Loeb Shloss
Review of Patrick Samway's Flannery O'Connor and Robert Giroux: A Publishing Partnership

Rhonda Armstrong
Review of Revelation and Convergence: Flannery O'Connor and the Catholic Intellectual Tradition

Norman McMillan
Review of Jessica Hooten Wilson's Giving the Devil His Due: Demonic Authority in the Fiction of Flannery O'Connor and Fyodor Dostoevsky

Virginia Wray
Review of Michael Mears Bruner's A Subversive Gospel: Flannery O'Connor and the Reimagining of Beauty, Goodness, and Truth

Marshall Bruce Gentry
Review of James Lewis McLeod's Flannery O'Connor and Me: The Friendship between Flannery and Me

Tara Powell
Review of Monica Carol Miller's Being Ugly: Southern Women Writers and Social Rebellion

David A. Davis
Review of Sam V. H. Reese's The Short Story in Midcentury America: Countercultural Form in the Work of Bowles, McCarthy, Welty, and Williams

Awards and Fellowships

Senior Fellowship
Katheryn Laborde, 2017
TBD, 2018

Junior Fellowship
Senior Fellowship Application (docx)
Junior Fellowship Application (docx)

Sarah Gordon Award
Sarah-Marie D. Horning, 2017

Links of Interest

Flannery O'Connor at Georgia College & State University

Reconsidering Flannery O'Connor: An NEH Summer Institute (2014)
Flannery O'Connor Collection

Recommended Sites

Arts & Letters
Eudora Welty Review
The Faulkner Journal
The Georgia Review
The Society for the Study of Southern Literature


Editorial Staff

Marshall Bruce Gentry

Assistant Editors
John Sirmans
Katie Simon

Associate Director for Special Collections
Nancy Davis Bray

Circulation Assistants
Kristy Maier
MaryBeth Cooper

Editorial Advisory Board
Derek Alderman
Frederick Asals
Robert H. Brinkmeyer, Jr.
Jean W. Cash
Gary M. Ciuba
Robert Donahoo
Sarah Gordon
Thomas F. Haddox
Michael Kreyling
Carter W. Martin
Monica Carol Miller
Brian Abel Ragen
Sura P. Rath
Carol Loeb Shloss
Nagueyalti Warren
Louise Westling
Margaret Earley Whitt
Ralph C. Wood
Virginia Wray