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A Good Man is Hard to Find

A Good Man is Hard to Find


by Flannery O'Connor

A Good Man is Hard to Find Resources


The Flannery O'Connor Collection

The official O'Connor site on the web, particularly for researchers. Has biography, resources, and also manages access to O'Connor's manuscripts (not online).

The Comforts of Home: Flannery O'Connor Information Center

Another good O'Connor resource on the net. Has biography, essays, links, etc.

The Andalusia Foundation

The website for the Andalusia Foundation, dedicated to preserving and promoting the understanding of O'Connor's work. It's also responsible for preserving her farmhouse.

"A Good Man is Hard to Find"

An online version of the story at Pegasus.


Black Hearts Bleed Red

Jeri Cain Rossi's 1992 adaptation of the story. Fifteen minutes.

Sufjan Stevens "A Good Man is Hard to Find"

Artist Sufjan Stevens wrote and recorded a song inspired by the story. Here's a live video of him performing the song.


Flannery O'Connor reads "A Good Man is Hard to Find"!
A link to a radio station site that has O'Connor reading both "A Good Man is Hard to Find" and a lecture she wrote entitled "Some Aspects of the Grotesque in Southern Fiction." File is in Real audio.


Flannery O'Connor

Perhaps the most famous photo of Flannery O'Connor.

Flannery O'Connor with Peacock

A crutch-bound Flannery with one of her peacocks.

Flannery's Farmhouse

Flannery O'Connor's farmhouse near Milledgeville, Georgia.

Flannery's Workspace

Flannery's desk and typewriter.

A Good Man is Hard to Find

The original cover for the 1955 collection, A Good Man is Hard to Find.

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