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Flannery O'Connor, Walker Percy, and the aesthetic of revelation

Author: John Sykes
Publisher: Columbia : University of Missouri Press, ©2007.
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"Examining the writings of Flannery O'Connor and Walker Percy against the background of the Southern Renaissance from which they emerged, Sykes explores how the writers shared a distinctly Christian notion of art that led them to see fiction as revelatory but adopted different theological emphases and rhetorical strategies"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Sykes, John, 1952-
Flannery O'Connor, Walker Percy, and the aesthetic of revelation.
Columbia : University of Missouri Press, c2007
(DLC) 2007016711
Named Person: Flannery O'Connor; Walker Percy; Flannery O'Connor; Walker Percy; Flannery O'Connor; Walker Percy; Flannery O'Connor; Walker Percy; Flannery O'Connor; Walker Percy
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Sykes
ISBN: 9780826266231 0826266231
OCLC Number: 320323802
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 192 p.)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: O'Connor and new criticism --
Romantic symbol and the Catholic revival --
O'Connor and the body : incarnation, redemptive suffering, and evil --
O'Connor on divine self-disclosure : Eucharist as revelation --
Helen Keller and the message in the bottle : Percy on language --
Percy's novelistic quest for faith --
Surviving apocalypse through hope and love --
Southern strangers and the sacramental community.
Responsibility: John D. Sykes, Jr.

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By disclosing how Flannery O'Connor and Walker Percy made aesthetic choices based on their Catholicism and their belief that fiction by its very nature is revelatory, the author demonstrates that  Read more...

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