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Everything That Rises Must Converge

Everything That Rises Must Converge


by Flannery O'Connor

Everything That Rises Must Converge Resources


Not the One in Spain

Andalusia is the name of the farm where O'Connor lived and worked. Go visit and see if her spirit inspires the next great American novel.

#1 Fan

Visit this repository of books, articles, and links to get your O'Connor on.

Articles and Interviews

Funny Ha-Ha

As if it wasn't enough that she wrote some of the best stories in American fiction, O'Connor was also a cartoonist on the side. What's next, she was also an expert chef?

Where Art Thou, Flannery?

Check out this article for a good introduction to the author, as well as insight into her last years spent in Milledgeville, Georgia.


Serious and Seriouser

Religion and ethics, two of O'Connor's favorite subjects. Here, PBS takes a look at how they found their way into her writing.

Flannery O'Connor Studies

Want to know what O'Connor's alma mater looks like but can't make it to Georgia? Then watch this short video clip made by Georgia College, where she received her bachelor's degree in 1945.


Dear Friend

O'Connor and a mysterious lady friend share hopes, dreams, and more in a previously sealed collection of letters. Read on for an interview with Emory University for more.


Picture Time

Take a break from words and look through some more of her cartoons. Oh, and if you're tempted, there's a short discussion on the writer/artist.

Cutie Patootie

Just look at that smile on our young author's face.

Later Years

Flannery O'Connor takes a break from writing and tending to her peacocks to pose for the camera while on her farm.

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