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Resource Guide:
Flannery O’Connor

Selected Call Numbers

Call numbers are the shelving locations for each item. Browsing in the following areas of the library will help you find materials for your topic.

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

Selected Subject Headings

Subject headings are selected terms to represent a topic. Searching subject headings in the library catalog will bring the most complete list of results. Below are some example subject headings. More subject headings can be located in the red books at the reference desk.

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

Selected Materials at the Von Canon Library

Below are some selected materials in the library with their shelving locations. Browsing in the listed areas of the library will help you find more materials for your topic.

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

Selected Research Databases

Selected Journals and Magazines

The following journals supply articles to the library’s databases. YOu can see if a specific journal supplies articles to our databases by searching the journal title on the library journal page.

  • 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

Selected Websites and Digital Archives