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Resource Guide:
Flannery O’Connor

Sample Call Numbers

Topic Call Number
American Literature 20th CenturyPS221-228
American Literature Special regions, states, etc. SouthPS261-267
Prose fictionPS 370-380
Collections of American Literature SouthPS 551-559
American Literature Special regions, states, etc. SouthPS261-267

Sample Subject Headings

Start by searching the catalog by keyword. Use whatever terms you think best describe your topic. When you find a record that matches what you are looking for, view the record and see what subject headings were used. Then search again using that term as a subject search.

  • American literature--20th century--History and criticism.
  • American literature--Catholic authors
  • American literature--Georgia.
  • American literature--Irish American authors--History and criticism.

Sample Materials at Von Canon Library

Title Call Number
Flannery O'Connor and the mystery of lovePS 3565 .C57 Z679
American gargoyles : Flannery O'Connor and the medieval grotesquePS 3565 .C57 Z646 1993
Flannery O'Connor : a proper scaringPS 3565 .C57 Z584
Flannery O'Connor, the imagination of extremityPS 3565 .C57 S2
Flannery O'Connor's SouthPS 3565 .C57 Z63
The added dimension : the art and mind of Flannery O'Connor PS 3565 .C57 Z67
Flannery O'Connor : Writing a Theology of Disabled HumanityeBook
Creating Flannery O'Connor : Her Critics, Her Publishers, Her ReaderseBook
Flannery O'Connor's Dark Comedies : The Limits of InferenceeBook
Flannery O'Connor, Hermit NovelisteBook
Passing by the Dragon : The Biblical Tales of Flannery O'ConnoreBook
Return to Good and Evil : Flannery O'Connor's Response to NihilismeBook

Research Databases

Relevant Journals and Magazines

  • Flannery O'Connor Review
  • The news-letter of the Society for the Study of Southern Literature
  • The Dead Mule School of Southern Literature
  • The Southern Review
  • The Southern Literary Journal
  • Southern Literary Messenger
  • Louisiana Literature
  • Studies in 20th and 21st Century Literature
  • Southern Quarterly
  • American Literature
  • Modern Fiction Studies

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