Wise Blood

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Publication: 1952

Wise Blood, Flannery O'Connors first novel, tells the story of a returning World War II veteran who, haunted by a lifelong crisis of faith, resolves to form an anti-religious ministry in an eccentric southern town. Althogh neglected by most critics at the time, it is now considered a classic of 20th century literature.

Title

Wise Blood

Date

Publication: 1952

Description

Wise Blood, Flannery O'Connors first novel, tells the story of a returning World War II veteran who, haunted by a lifelong crisis of faith, resolves to form an anti-religious ministry in an eccentric southern town. Althogh neglected by most critics at the time, it is now considered a classic of 20th century literature.

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Copyright; use considered fair according to the ARL Code of Best Practices in Fair Use

Format

Books

Source

Southern Civilization Collection, PZ4 .O183 Wi 1952

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Citation

“Wise Blood,” Gallery, accessed October 16, 2019, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/1025.