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Those new severe essays on clever Blood, Flannery O'Connor's explosive first novel, not just query our knowing of the "Southern Gothic," yet release a brand new inquiry into the character and historical past of O'Connor's severe recognition. Perceived as a "classic" American author regardless of the double setbacks of being a lady and a twentieth-century writer, O'Connor maintains to talk with amazing readability and aggravating imaginative and prescient to successive generations.

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